3-year Contractually Limited
Large-Animal Emergency Medicine & Surgery - Department of Clinical Studies
The Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College (OVC), is seeking applications to fill a 3-year contractually limited faculty position in Large-Animal Emergency Medicine & Surgery at the rank of Assistant Professor.
Applicants must have a DVM degree (or equivalent) & be licensed or eligible for licensure to practice in the Province of Ontario. Preference will be given to Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS). Applications may also be considered from candidates who are Diplomates of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS) or who have completed an ACVS or ECVS approved residency training program. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in clinical emergency large-animal medicine & surgery, & outstanding communication skills. The ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere is essential.
The successful candidate will join a team of 3 faculty members in Large-Animal Surgery, 3 faculty members & one Veterinarian in Large-Animal Medicine, & 3 faculty members in Anesthesia. Clinical teaching & service related to emergency out-of-hours large-animal patients in the OVC Health-Sciences Centre will be the major responsibilities of the position. Provision of clinical teaching to final-year DVM students, interns, & residents of other disciplines, along with training & mentoring of residents in large-animal disciplines is expected. The remaining effort is to be spent on service & scholarly activity.
The faculty & staff of the Department of Clinical Studies & the OVC Health-Sciences Center are committed to delivering the very best of patient care.
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The deadline for applications will be June 2, 2017. Interested parties should contact Dr. Carolyn Kerr, Chair, Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1 (Phone 519-824-4120 ext. 54051, Fax 519-767-0311, Email email@example.com); & provide a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, & the names of at least 3 referees.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians & permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Guelph is committed to an employment equity program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty & staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from qualified aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities & women.