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Clinical Or Tenure Track Bovine Veterinarian (Assistant Professor or Associate Professor)

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Submit formal applications, including a statement of professional goals, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references through the FacultyJobs@UGA "(https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2529)":https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2529 online system. More information on the program available "here":http://vet.uga.edu/foodanimal. Questions regarding this position please contact Dr. Lee Jones (leejones@uga.edu), Dr. Brent Credille (bc24@uga.edu), or Dr. Hemant Naikare (naikare@uga.edu). For administrative questions, contact aroyer@uga.edu.

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank
Posting Number 2017_00421F
Posting Type
Official Title Open Rank (Non-Tenure Track or Tenure Track)
Working Title Clinical Or Tenure Track Bovine Veterinarian (Assistant Professor or Associate Professor)
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department POPULATION HEALTH
Salary Range
Job Summary

The Department of Population Health, Food Animal Health and Management Program, in the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia invites applicants for a clinical or tenure track position at the assistant or associate professor level in bovine production and preventive medicine. This position will be based at the UGA Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory (TVDIL) Campus in Tifton, GA. Requirements include a DVM degree from an accredited college/school of veterinary medicine and/or board certification (or eligibility) in a field related to livestock production management or preventive medicine. Postgraduate training, MS or Ph.D. in a field related to livestock production management and preventive medicine is required for a tenure track appointment, and 5+ years experience is required for appointment at the Associate Professor level. Work experience in one or more of the following areas is desirable: livestock nutrition; forage management; food safety; production economics; theriogenology; large animal internal medicine, epidemiology or preventive health management. The successful candidate will teach veterinary students and postgraduate veterinarians and collaborate with faculty in production and clinical medicine. The duties of this position focus primarily on building upon the teaching and service missions of the Food Animal Health and Management Program by working with existing faculty members to provide didactic and on-farm clinical experiences for veterinary students as well as contributing to CE for referring veterinarians and Extension programs for producers in the livestock industry. Additionally, this position will work closely with TVDIL faculty to assist with client services and outreach at the TVDIL and provide consultations on non-poultry food animal submissions. Rank, salary and terms of appointment will be dependent upon qualifications and experience of the applicant.

This position is available on or after January 1, 2018. Application materials received by November 1, 2017 will receive full consideration.

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

Submit formal applications, including a statement of professional goals, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references through the FacultyJobs@UGA (https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2529) online system.

More information on the program available here. Questions regarding this position please contact Dr. Lee Jones (leejones@uga.edu), Dr. Brent Credille (bc24@uga.edu), or Dr. Hemant Naikare (naikare@uga.edu). For administrative questions, contact aroyer@uga.edu.

Minimum Qualifications

Clinical (Non-Tenure Track) Assistant Professor Qualifications:
Candidates must have a DVM from an accredited college/school of veterinary medicine and board certification or eligibility for board certification in a field related to cattle production management or preventive medicine.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Qualifications:
Candidates must have a DVM from an accredited college/school of veterinary medicine, and a Masters or PhD, and board certification or eligibility for board certification in a field related to cattle production management or preventive medicine.

Clinical (Non-Tenure Track) Associate Professor Qualifications:
Candidates must have a DVM from an accredited college/school of veterinary medicine, and board certification or eligibility for board certification in a field related to cattle production management or preventive medicine, and 5+ years post-terminal degree experience in industry/academia.

Tenure Track Associate Professor Qualifications:
Candidates must have a DVM from an accredited college/school of veterinary medicine, and a Masters or PhD, and board certification or eligibility for board certification in a field related to cattle production management or preventive medicine, and 5+ years post-terminal degree experience in industry/academia.

Preferred Qualifications

Masters or PhD in a veterinary medical biosciences related field preferred, especially those with an emphasis on livestock health and management

Degree Level
Posting Date 08/01/2017
Open Until Filled No
Closing Date 11/01/2017
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Tifton Area

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. List of References with Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document #1
  2. Resume/Vitae
  3. Cover Letter