Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Colorado State University, Department of Clinical Sciences is seeking applicants for a tenure track faculty position at the assistant professor level in Veterinary Ophthalmology. A DVM or equivalent degree and diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) or completion of an approved ACVO residency training program is required, with board certification preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with an advanced degree and/or postdoctoral research experience. Expertise in clinical service and instruction of veterinary students and residents and demonstrated ability to work with others in a team atmosphere is required. The successful candidate will participate in the clinical and didactic instructional activities of the professional veterinary medicine and post-graduate training programs related to ophthalmology. Clinical service responsibilities will be shared with one other faculty member in ophthalmology. This involves coordination of the ophthalmology service, providing clinical care of patients, teaching veterinary medical students, training ophthalmology residents, providing nighttime and weekend back-up for ophthalmology residents and consultation with private practitioners and pet owners. Clinical service, teaching, and scholarly collaboration and consultation with the all other clinical service faculty are encouraged. Additional didactic lecture and laboratory teaching will be identified based on the individualís areas of expertise and interest. The candidate is expected to develop funded independent and/or collaborative research activities that will contribute toward scholarly development and productivity in disciplines related to veterinary ophthalmology.
Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and the names, email addresses, and postal addresses of three individuals who can act as references to:
Dr. E. Christopher Orton, Interim Head Department of Clinical Sciences 1678 Campus Delivery Colorado State University Fort Collins CO 80523-1678
Applicants may also email their CV and letter of intent to Morna Mynard at: email@example.com. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled but evaluation will begin June 7th, 2013. The detailed job description for this position is listed at the following link:
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