The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Comparative, Diagnostic, and Population Medicine at the University of Florida (UF) invites applications for a position in veterinary anatomic pathology at the clinical assistant professor level. The position entails clinical and didactic teaching as well as service in the diagnostic laboratory. This position also involves consulting with clinicians related to any and all aspects of anatomic pathology.
The University of Florida Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories are comprised of dedicated individuals who strive for excellence in diagnostics to improve animal and human health. We are currently in the process of becoming accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians; experience in AAVLD-accredited laboratories is helpful.
The successful candidate must be able to work with students, faculty and staff from a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The university has a student body of over 49,000 undergraduate, graduate and first professional students, including over 14,500 minority students, and 6,000 international students. Salary will be based upon the successful candidate’s professional qualifications and experience.
All applicants must apply online through Careers at UF in order to be considered for the position. For full consideration, applicants for job number 44818 must submit the following items as a PDF file: (1) a letter outlining your clinical/diagnostic service, teaching and research experiences as well as your professional goals, (2) a current curriculum vitae, and (3) the names and contact information for three professional references who are able to speak to all aspects of your abilities as they relate to the responsibilities of this position online at https://apply.interfolio.com/61321. Email inquiries to Dr. Pamela Ginn, Search Committee Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org) are welcome. Applicant review will commence in two weeks. Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date of April 19, 2019.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.
Requirements include a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree and residency training in veterinary pathology. Experience in diagnostic biopsy and necropsy, teaching and the ability to independently sign out cases, is required.