The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time (100%) contract (non-tenure) track faculty position (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) in Small Animal Surgery.
Duties: Primary duties will include participation in the clinical teaching and clinical care program of the surgery service of the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC; www.cvm.umn.edu/vmc); teaching fourth year students, interns, and residents assigned to clinical rotations; participation in the didactic teaching of students in the DVM curriculum; participation in training programs for surgery residents; provision of surgical consultations to faculty, residents, interns, and community veterinarians; participation in clinical teaching laboratories; provision of continuing education to practicing veterinarians; participation in ongoing clinical research programs; providing timely written follow up communication to referring veterinarians; and, participation in after-hours services.
Career Development: At the University of Minnesota and within the College of Veterinary Medicine, career and professional development opportunities are exceptional and include mentorship programs, promotional pathways, and continuing professional education funding and dedicated time (10 days/year) to take advantage of our resources to advance and expand your career.
Salary & Benefits: Salary will be competitive and commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The University of Minnesota provides a great benefits package covering medical and dental coverage, basic life insurance, sick leave, 22 days-vacation, faculty retirement plan (The University contributes 10% of the individual’s salary), and an academic disability program. Additional benefits include wellness program, health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, tuition benefits, and voluntary retirement plans. For more detailed information related to our generous benefits plan for prospective employees of the University of Minnesota, click on the link: https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits
The CVM also allows for pet permits to be purchased which will allow you to bring your pet to work and have the option to enroll in a pet wellness program through the Veterinary Medical Center.
You may also be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. For more information about this program, go to https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service.
Qualifications : DVM/VMD or equivalent veterinary degree, successful completion of Surgery residency with eligibility for, or certification by, the American or European College of Veterinary Surgery and strong letters of reference supporting outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills. Candidates with clinical interest in orthopedic surgery are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 340530
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