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Location:  Stillwater, OK

Institution:  Oklahoma State University

Are you disillusioned in your traditional academic career? It’s time to re-imagine what a career in academia could be. Does job flexibility, freedom to create, a collegial and encouraging work environment all while doing what you love sound appealing? If the answer is a resounding yes and yes, we may have what you are looking for.

We invite veterinary anesthesiologist and pain management specialists to join our anesthesia team. We have an amazing team that includes highly skilled, experienced, and dedicated veterinary technicians, two of which are RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia). We recognize and value our team as key to the smooth flow of this unit. The service is well equipped and provides service for a diverse caseload of companion, exotic, equine, and farm animal patients. The candidates will have input into making this the service to envy.

You will have the opportunity to develop an innovative teaching program supported by an enthusiastic group of educational professionals in our Office of Curriculum and Educational Support, as well as participate in collaborative research/scholarship activities if desired. Development of an internship or residency program will be supported.

These are full-time positions with an excellent benefits package, including a sign-on bonus, 4 weeks of vacation, start-up funding for clinical equipment or research endeavors if desired, and an equipped office in the modern Academic Center. The number of weeks on duty is flexible and can be tailored to the applicant’s interest. Funding support for professional development is provided. The ability to do up to 4 weeks of consultation work outside our referral area is also included. Professional rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Oklahoma State University offers many benefits to its employees, including opportunity for childcare on campus, tuition waivers for dependent children of faculty, public service student loan forgiveness, free membership to the University’s Wellness Facilities, and mental health resources including onsite counseling.

Applicants must possess a DVM degree or equivalent. Board certification by the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA) or European College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA) is highly desirable; however, individuals who have completed residency training and are board-eligible will be considered.  Eligibility for faculty licensure in Oklahoma is required.

Stillwater is a great place to live and was named one of the best small towns in America. We are a university town situated between Oklahoma City and Tulsa with an easy 1-hour commute to either city. There are opportunities for cultural, sporting, entertainment, and recreational activities. Stillwater has outstanding public schools and is an excellent place to live. The city has been recognized by numerous organizations for providing a high quality of life (

Review of applicants will begin upon receipt of applications and will continue until the position is filled. Applications including letter of intent with statement of professional goals, curriculum vitae, and three names of references and contact information should be submitted at

For inquiries please contact: Dr. Theresa Rizzi, Interim Department Head, Veterinary Clinical Sciences at 405.744.6769 or

If you are seeking a collaborative and supportive environment for your career goals, Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine is the place to be!

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