Give now!

UGA CVM Jobs

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care.

Faculty Positions

Job Description

The College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure- or clinical-track faculty position in small animal emergency and critical care at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor. 

Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree and advanced training in small animal emergency and critical care. Board certification or having completed a residency training program accepted by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care is required. Documented research productivity or potential to develop a research program, and participate in collaborative research, is desired. Salary and entry rank will be commensurate with experience level. Appointment at the associate professor rank requires a minimum of five years of experience in a similar position; appointment at the rank of full professor requires attainment of professor with tenure at another academic institution. 

The Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery consists of 36 faculty members, four administrative staff members, seven research technicians, 23 clinical residents, and 10 clinical interns. The successful candidate will join a small animal emergency and critical care (ECC) service that provides 24-7 support to the University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The ECC faculty supervise a stand-alone emergency room and open ICU, manage cases on the ECC service, and provide consultation to other specialty services and referring veterinarians. The program currently trains 3 residents and one emergency specialty intern. The Veterinary Teaching Hospital moved to a new 300,000 square foot facility in March 2015, providing faculty with state-of-the-art medical technology. 

Applicants should submit: (1) a letter of intent including professional interests and career goals; (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) name, mailing address, and contact information of three references. Consideration of applications will begin October 15, 2015. Application materials received by this date are assured full consideration. The starting date is negotiable; the earliest start date is July 1, 2016. 

Applications may be sent to: Dr. Ben Brainard, Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602. Questions concerning the position can be directed to Dr. Brainard at 706-202-5665 or brainard@uga.edu. Interested persons can obtain additional information about the position at http://www.vet.uga.edu/sams/current-searches.php, and the University of Georgia and the College of Veterinary Medicine at http://www.vet.uga.edu/. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. 

Items Needed for Application

Applicants should submit: (1) a letter of intent including professional interests and career goals; (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) name, mailing address, and contact information of three references. Consideration of applications will begin October 15, 2015. Application materials received by this date are assured full consideration. The starting date is negotiable; the earliest start date is July 1, 2016. 

Contact

Dr. Ben Brainard
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Be part of the CVM Team. Give today! Ok, let's do it!