The Department of Population, Health and Reproduction in the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis, is seeking an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Equine Theriogenology.
Veterinarian with advanced training in Theriogenology. Board certification or eligibility in the American College of Theriogenologists and/or the European College of Animal Reproduction, or Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (FANZCVS in Equine Reproduction) is required. PhD preferred. Clinical experience and competence in equine reproduction in the clinical setting is required. Competence in equine assisted reproductive techniques is required. Demonstrated experience in teaching is required. Documented research record or potential to develop an independent research program in equine theriogenology, and evidence of/potential for securing extramural funding are required. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere are required. Leadership skills are preferred.
Teaching: Responsibilities 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 includes a 50% clinical commitment to the Equine Reproduction Service of the VMTH. The individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students and house officers; 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 equine theriogenology is a fundamental and indispensable requirement of the position, including publication of results in professional/scientific journals. Individual will provide leadership in directing research projects of residents and graduate students.
Service: University and public service through committee work, participation in professional organizations, continuing education and other appropriate means is required.
The University of California, Davis and the Department of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, 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.
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Letter of Intent - Please outline your special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experience, and career goals.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
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