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Feb. 06, 2019
Jun. 06, 2019

Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Florida,College of Veterinary Medicine

Comparative, Diagnostic and Preventative Medicine

The Department of Comparative, Diagnostic, and Preventive Medicine at the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, has an opening for a clinical track position in Anesthesiology at the rank of Assistant Professor. Overall expectations within the anesthesiology service are to make significant contributions to and enhance the quality of the college programs in teaching and the hospital operation and to advance anesthesia research in our department.

Clinical responsibilities include providing anesthesia service for large, small, and exotic animal patients of the University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals. This includes pre-operative assessment and management, intra-operative management and post-operative care. It will also include a share of the after-hours duty with the tenure and clinical-track faculty members in the service. Major teaching responsibilities include didactic and clinical instruction of professional veterinary students and training of residents. The successful candidate will be expected to initiate and participate in collaborative research that are in keeping with the investigator’s training, knowledge, experience, and interest and with the Department’s long-range plans. Opportunities exist for participation in graduate programs and collaboration in established research programs in other colleges and within the College of Veterinary Medicine.

The University of Florida has the unique combination of human and veterinary medical and research centers within close proximity, and a small and large animal veterinary facility that is well-equipped and progressive. The individual is also expected to support our referring veterinarians through care of their patients, consultation, and communications. Expected service activities include committees within the Department, College and University, local, state, national, and international professional organizations, and editorial service for scientific and trade journals.

Required Qualifications are DVM or equivalent degree from an approved institution. Excellent communication skills and ability to work with faculty, technicians, students, staff, referring veterinarians, and clients is essential.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

Where & How to Apply

Instructions: All applicants must apply online through Careers at UF in order to be considered for the position. For full consideration, applications for job number 42947 should include a curriculum vitae, names of three persons who can provide letters of reference, and a statement of career goals must be submitted online at Applications must be received by, March 15, 2019. Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at