Institution, Industry or Private Practice
Sep. 22, 2016
May. 01, 2017
Anesthesiologist , Faculty
Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
The Department of Clinical Sciences
The Department of Clinical Sciences of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applications for an anesthesia position from qualified individuals for a non-tenure clinical track or tenure track at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank.
Qualifications: Required qualifications are a DVM or its equivalent. Eligibility for, or Board Certification by, the American or European College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia is required. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. Excellent communication skills are required. Eligibility for faculty veterinary licensure in the State of Alabama is also required.
Responsibilities: Applicants should have a strong interest and experience in clinical anesthesiology and instruction of veterinary students. A clinical track position is designed for individuals desiring service/teaching obligations in busy university teaching hospital setting. A tenure tract position is designed for individuals with additional interests in research and other scholarly activity. There is flexibility in the percent effort for the faculty assignments depending on an individual’s interest and expertise. Initially, clinical duties will be predominantly with small animals, but will include equine, food animal, and avian species. Faculty participate in teaching interns, residents, and veterinary students through various activities including primary case management, patient rounds, didactic lectures, laboratories, and continuing education programs. The Large Animal Teaching Hospital was completed in 2007 and the Small Animal Teaching Hospital was completed in 2014. About the area: Auburn University is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, positive work environment, exciting student life, and the beauty of its campus. It is geographically located in a moderate climate with easy access to both beach and mountain recreational regions and is situated along the rapidly developing I-85 corridor between Atlanta, GA and Montgomery, AL. The vibrant Auburn-Opelika community has a population of 151,000. The College of Veterinary Medicine is located on the edge of the Auburn University campus, located in east-central Alabama.
Auburn University is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In the 2015 edition of U.S. News and World Report, it was ranked 46th among the nation’s public universities. Auburn is an institution that is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence, offering Bachelor’s, Master’s, Educational Specialist, and Doctoral degrees. Its 2015 enrollment of over 28,000 students includes 22,889 undergraduates, 4,398 graduate students, and 1,103 professional-doctorate students in Pharmacy and Veterinary Medicine. There are 1,192 instructional faculty members distributed across nine Colleges and three Schools. Degrees are offered in more than 200 academic programs. Opportunities are readily available to collaborate across the Auburn University campus, and at medical colleges at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Emory University. For more information about the College of Veterinary Medicine, please reference our website at www.vetmed.auburn.edu .
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Where & How to Apply
Instructions: Application Review: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Application procedure: Applications must include: a letter of intent stating professional goals; a curriculum vitae; and names and email addresses of three references. Please apply online at: http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/1884 . Please send additional inquiries to: Jennifer Taintor, Search Committee Chair, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1500 Wire Road, Auburn University, AL. 36849. Telephone:334-844-4490. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Search committee chair