The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University, located in Ames, Iowa, invites applications for a full-time, clinical-track faculty appointment in Emergency Equine Surgery housed within the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. This position will be responsible for receiving and assisting with elective and emergency cases admitted both during and after regular business hours and will provide 50% emergency coverage including in-house emergency after hours and weekend obligations. Clinical responsibilities will also include occasional non-equine large animal surgeries. Supporting house officers with emergency and elective cases and student teaching will also be expected.
Further duties involve instructing students in equine medicine and surgery, teaching surgical skills, didactic teaching, and laboratory teaching involving canine and feline patients. The successful candidate will also have a collegial, collaborative attitude and willingness to participate in all levels of technician, student, and house officer education.
Required Education and Experience:
- DVM or equivalent degree - Successful completion of an American College of Veterinary Surgeons residency program
CLINICALASSOCIATE OR CLINICALPROFESSOR: Candidates must meet the requirements commensurate for each rank at the ISU College of Veterinary Medicine.
Preferred Education and Experience:
- Demonstrated competence in emergency and critical care cases - A record of or notable potential for scholarship obtained through manuscript publication/preparation, or national scholarly, clinical, or educational presentations, or evidence of having applied for, received, or completed grants/funding - Familiarity with student instruction in a laboratory setting
State of Iowa Veterinary License on or before the first day of employment.
Board Certification by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS).
To guarantee consideration, please apply by May 15, 2019; however, applications may be submitted until the position is filled.
Successful completion of an American College of Veterinary Surgeons residency program is required on or before the first day of employment, however, individuals in their third year of the training program will be considered and are encouraged to apply.
Schedule: Varied days including teaching duties. 5:00 pm – 8:00 am on-call and weekends for in-house emergency coverage to achieve a minimum 50% coverage responsibility. Morning rounds when indicated; some 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm in-house duties such as rounds and planning, teaching activities, etc. may be required.
Guaranteed Consideration Date: 05/15/2019
Proposed End Date or Length of Term: 6/30/2022 with possibility of renewal
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.