Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

Employment Opportunities

POSITION AVAILABLE:                                                  

Assistant/Associate Professor of Veterinary Anatomic Pathology (tenure track). 

 

SALARY:                                                                              

Dependent on qualifications and experience.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:                                                           

Veterinarian with advanced training in anatomic pathology is required as well as publication in high quality journals and a PhD or equivalent.  Eligibility for certification by the American or European College of Veterinary Pathology is required.  However, board certification is preferred.  Candidates are expected to have or to establish and maintain a strong extramurally funded research program.  Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.  Candidates with a demonstrated aptitude/experience in professional and/or graduate education would best complement the diverse curriculum at UC Davis. Postdoctoral research experience is preferred.  Applications are desired from candidates who have enthusiasm for investigative or translational research in areas that integrate within existing research strengths at the University of California, Davis and the concepts of “One Health”.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:    

Teaching:  Responsibilities may include: 1) participation in lectures and laboratories in the DVM professional curriculum; 2) clinical teaching in the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH); 3) participation in the graduate clinical (resident) training program of the VMTH; and 4) participation in the graduate academic programs (MS and PhD) of the campus.

Clinical:  The position will include a clinical effort assignment to the Anatomic Pathology Service in the VMTH.  The individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students and residents; providing health care and service to patients; and advising and consulting with referring veterinarians and clients.

Research:  The development of a creative, independent and productive research program in relevant fields of interest is a fundamental and indispensable requirement of the position, including publications of results in professional/scientific journals.  Individual will provide leadership in directing research projects of graduate students and residents.

Service:  University and public service through committee work, participation in professional organizations, continuing education and other appropriate means is required.   

 

APPLICATION PROCESS:                                               

To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by September 1, 2011; position opened until filled. Submit applications with: 1) letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) concise statement of present and future research plans, 4) summary of teaching experience, and 5) names of three references (including addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) to:  Linda Potoski, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616.

 

 

 

 

The University of California, Davis are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity.  The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.