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Jan. 22, 2019
Jun. 10, 2019
Anesthesiologist , Faculty
University Of Prince Edward Island
Department Of Companion Animals
Three (3) Year Term Contract - Anesthesiology
Department of Companion Animals at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University ofPrince Edward Island, invites applications for a full-time term contract faculty position in
anesthesiology. Appointment will be made at the Assistant or Associate professor level.
The successful applicant will join an established anesthesiology program with 2 faculty
anesthesiologists and a team of experienced technicians (including two AVTAA certified
technicians). Job duties include teaching in undergraduate and graduate programs, providing
small and large animal anesthesia service in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, participating in
collaborative research programs, and contributing to extension and continuing education
The successful candidate will have:
A DVM (or equivalent) degree
Successfully completed an ACVAA or ECVAA residency program
Demonstrated teaching ability
Well-developed skills of collaboration, relationship building and communication
Eligibility for licensure with the Prince Edward Island Veterinary Medical Association
Preference will be given to candidates with diplomate status in the American College of
Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA), however board eligible candidates are
encouraged to apply. A graduate degree is desirable but not mandatory.
The salary range is commensurate with credentials and experience. Full-time faculty members
receive a comprehensive fringe benefit package, with benefit details provided at time of offer in
accordance with the collective agreement. This appointment is subject to budgetary approval.
Situated on the country’s beautiful east coast, with easy access to beaches all around, the AVC
has 270 DVM students and is the main veterinary referral center in Atlantic Canada with a busy
referral caseload. Find out more about Prince Edward Island, the University of Prince Edward
Island and the Atlantic Veterinary College by visiting these websites: www.gov.pe.ca/,
www.upei.ca and www.upei.ca/avc.
Where & How to Apply
Instructions: Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three (3) referees to: Dr. Stephanie Hamilton In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment. Review of applications will begin on February 25th, 2019 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Starting date is flexible depending on availability of the successful candidate.
Dr. Stephanie Hamilton
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Companion Animals
Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, , C1A 4P3
Phone: (902) 620-5223