The position is in the Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS) section within the Department of Pathobiology and Population Medicine. Responsibilities include teaching in the professional and residency/graduate program and participation in the pathology service. It is expected that this position will allocate approximately 70% time to diagnostic service activities, 25% time to teaching, and 5% to other service. The diagnostic service will feature predominately support for the marine mammal program at MSU. The ideal candidate will have an established interest for diagnostics and teaching in marine mammals.
This position is funded by extramural funds and is subject to the availability of funding. Initial offer is for one year.
Minimum qualifications include a DVM with completion of a residency Anatomic Pathology. Collegiality and excellent communication skills are required. The ability to attain licensure (faculty or traditional licensure) in Mississippi is required. The successful candidate will work directly with pathology faculty in DLS. The DLS is a part of the AAVLD fully accredited Mississippi Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Laboratory System, which has diagnostic laboratories located at three sites.
Applicants must apply online. Please include cover letter and curriculum vitae along with names and addresses of three references. Official transcripts will be required from the applicant that is hired. Questions about the position should be directed to Dr. William Epperson (firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position contingent upon funding availability.
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MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 500098
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