The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences is inviting applications for a fixed-term faculty position in Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia. The position is a 1 year appointment with the academic rank of Assistant Professor. This is a full time appointment. The successful applicant will join four other full-time anesthesia faculty members, 10 licensed veterinary technicians devoted to the taching, research, and patient services missions of the anesthesia service. Department faculty also include specialists in primary care, surgery, internal medicine, emergency and critical care medicine, cardiology, neurology, dermatology, ophthalmology, oncology, sports medicine and rehabilitation.
The duties of the successful applicant include participation in the teaching and service missions of the College of Veterinary Medicine. Approximately 70% effort will be devoted to clinical service and instruction in the anesthesia service (large and small animal). The instructional model utilizes direct and experiential learning for preclinical and clinical veterinary students. The goals are to emphasize critical thinking, increase student autonomy, and provide hands-on experience under direct veterinary and technician supervision, aiming for a model of excellence in anesthesia and analgesia.
Doctorate -Veterinary Medicine
Minimum qualifications include a D.V.M. degree (or equivalent) from an AVMA accredited veterinary school, completion of an ACVAA approved residency, and a valid license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Michigan.
Applicants must be able to begin the appointment on or before Aug 1, 2018.
Required Application Materials
Michigan State University has an online, centralized application procedure and all candidates are asked to submit a package including: 1) letter of intent detailing career goals and interests, 2) curriculum vitae and 3) full names and contact information (phone numbers, e-mail, postal address, fax numbers) of 3 individuals acting as references (At least one of the references must be a veterinarian who has worked with the candidate in a veterinary capacity.)
Interested individuals wishing more information are invited and encouraged to contact Dr. Andrew Claude, Chairperson, Search Committee, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Michigan State University, 736 Wilson Road D208, Veterinary Medical Center, East Lansing, MI 48824-1314. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Summary of Health Risks
Work with animals or unfixed animal tissue.
Michigan State University is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU and the College of Veterinary Medicine seek to recruit and retain a diverse student body and workforce as a reflection of our commitment to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and leaning. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.
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