The Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine invites applicants for an annually renewable Lecturer position in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine.
The successful candidate will provide excellent teaching and clinical service in our Section of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. Clinical service responsibilities will primarily involve seeing patients in our Emergency Service for a minimum of 42 weeks annually. Teaching responsibilities will include small group and didactic instruction of house staff and veterinary students rotating through the Emergency Service. In addition to working in the Emergency Service, spending time with the Intensive Care Unit and Extracorporeal Therapies Service maybe be possible depending on the candidate's interests.
The Section of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine employs 9 ACVECC board-certified faculty in support of the program. There are currently 10 residents enrolled in the residency training program. More than 30 diplomates of multiple American certifying colleges, who are leaders in their fields, support the Section of Emergency and Critical Care. In addition to a dynamic hospital setting and excellent nursing staff, advantages include an exciting intellectual environment, the ability to provide state of the art patient care, excellent residents, and the opportunity to work side-by-side with faculty who are leaders in the fields of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. The School is located amid a vibrant urban neighborhood that offers an abundance of cultural resources including music, art, theatres, and fine dining (www.upenn.edu/life-at-penn/philadelphia). For the active nature lover, the great outdoors is within minutes of the city by car or bicycle.
Candidates must have a veterinary degree and must have completed a Residency in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine by the position start date. Applications will be reviewed until an appropriate candidate is identified. Though negotiable, the anticipated start date of the position is July 2020. Salary will be commensurate with professional and academic credentials and experience. University benefits as Associated Faculty accompany the position.
Interested applicants should apply electronically via apply.interfolio.com. The system will prompt you to attach a letter of intent including a brief statement of personal goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and contact information for three references. The letters should be directed to Dr. Mark Rondeau, Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine and Chair of the Search Committee. Questions regarding the position should be sent Peggy Alfarano, Administrative Coordinator email@example.com
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