Clinical Instructor-Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care
Employee Type: Faculty
Position Number: 79463
Work Location: Pullman
Summary of Duties: The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS) in the College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking a full-time Clinical Instructor in Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care for the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at Washington State University. This annually renewable position will begin as soon as a suitable candidate is identified. The position will share responsibility for directing the ICU and Emergency & Critical Care service including; case management, case consultation, supervision of staff, student, intern and resident training, coordination of the clinical and teaching service with other sections of the hospital, and interactions with referring veterinarians. The instructor will have opportunities to participate in didactic teaching and scholarly activity.
Required Qualifications: The candidate must possess a DVM or equivalent degree; and have completed a rotating or specialty internship OR have at least two years of experience in a clinical setting; and the ability to effectively communicate and work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus. With a new President (Dr. Kirk Schulz began as the University’s 11th president in June 2016) and a new Vice President of Finance and Administration (Stacy Pearson started in March 2017); the University community is energized and excited.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carne...gie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with its Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.