Job no: 500439 Position type: Full-Time 12-Month Department: 183900 - CVM Pathobiology/Population Med Dep Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Faculty Position Open Date: Jul 29 2020
The College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, invites applications for a clinical faculty position in large animal medicine. This position will be responsible for in-house medical care of equine (primarily) and food animal species. This is a non-tenure track position, with a strong focus on clinical service-teaching.
This position will be responsible for in-house medicine cases presented to the Animal Health Center. Teaching veterinary and veterinary technology students is accomplished within the course of clinical service. This position will be expected to lead in development of a large animal internal medicine residency program. This position is also expected to participate in didactic teaching in the veterinary curriculum. After hours duty will be split with other house officers and faculty. It is expected that three weeks out of four will be dedicated to primary service duty.
Minimum qualifications include a DVM with Board certification in internal medicine. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills are required. An enthusiastic and positive outlook is necessary, along with ability to conduct the vigorous physical activity associated with large animal clinical service. Attainment of a regular licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Mississippi is required as well as maintenance of Accreditation Category II.
Instructions for Applying:
Applicants must apply online. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application describing their interest and professional goals, curriculum vitae, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers for 3 references to Dr. William Epperson, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
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: 500439
About Mississippi State University
Mississippi State University represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity University. Also, a National Science Foundation “Top 100” research University, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff, and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we’re driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels. At Mississippi State University we invite you to join us as we continue our momentum in research, teaching, and service.
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