Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is seeking a highly motivated Veterinarian to join the Office of the Vice President for Research. The Veterinarian will be responsible for examining, diagnosing, and treating diseases of laboratory animals to ensure the health of animals used in scientific research, and to comply with regulations governing their humane and ethical treatment. The position also serves as Attending Veterinarian on the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC). The Sun City is home to many great attractions and outdoor events such as the Franklin Mountains State Park and our very own state-of-the-art Triple-A baseball park. El Paso boasts one of the lowest national crime rates, low cost-of-living, and great weather.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, licensed to practice in the state of Texas or capable of taking and passing state exam. Must have practice experience in Laboratory Animal Medicine.
Post-Doctoral residency, or equivalent, in Laboratory Animal Medicine with 3-5 years’ experience in a laboratory environment. Interest and ability to qualify for the National Board Examination given by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) or foreign equivalent. Interest and ability to obtain Diplomat status in ACLAM or foreign equivalent.
For information regarding the position, and to submit a job application for consideration, please apply online at www.texastech.edu/careers, requisition ID: 21515BR. A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package is included.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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