Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor of Large Animal Surgery and Lameness. The Department of Large Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, at the University of Georgia invites applications for a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professorship in Large Animal Surgery, available starting April 1, 2019. To be considered for the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor (Non-Tenure Track), candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree; have 4 years post-DVM experience in clinical, laboratory and didactic teaching of veterinary students; and be a Diplomate of or eligible to submit credentials for board certification by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. To be considered for the rank of Clinical Associate Professor (Non-Tenure Track), candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree; have a minimum of 9 years post-DVM experience (at the time of appointment) in clinical, laboratory and didactic teaching of veterinary students; and be a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. The successful candidate will have a valid license (regular Georgia or faculty) to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Georgia or be willing to obtain and maintain a valid license (regular Georgia or faculty) to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Georgia. Applicants with board certification or an interest in pursuing board certification by the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation will be given preferential consideration. The primary responsibilities of this position are divided between teaching surgery and lameness to veterinary students, supervising the training of interns and residents, and providing care for animals presented to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the core and elective didactic surgery and lameness courses. All faculty members are expected to participate in scholarly activity, but establishing an independent research program is not expected, though collaborative research is encouraged. The teaching and service activities in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital are shared with three other surgeons and supported by two emergency critical care clinicians. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position will be available April 1, 2019, but the starting date is negotiable. Direct inquiries regarding the position or nominations to Dr. Kira Epstein (email@example.com; 706 542 6326). Qualified applicants are invited to submit: (1) a letter of intent including professional interests and career goals; (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) name, mailing address, and contact information for three professional references. Please apply at: http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/33068. Direct inquiries about the application process to Brittany Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org: 706 542 6326). Consideration of applications will begin February 15, 2019. Application materials received by that date are assured full consideration. The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA Institution. Protected veterans and individuals with disability encouraged to apply.
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