TheUniversity of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine is accepting applications for a non-tenure track (contract professor) position in Comparative Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at the rank of assistant, associate, or full Professor with immediate availability. Applications are open and will remain open until the position is filled.
The anesthesia service is highly committed to providing outstanding teaching and patient care. Primary duties include clinical case management and supervision of small and large animal patients in the Veterinary Medical Center, including the small animal hospital, large animal hospital, and the equine center. Our team provides anesthetic care to exotic and zoo animals through a partnership with the Como Zoo. Teaching duties include clinical teaching of fourth year veterinary students, interns, and residents, plus didactic and laboratory teaching of 2nd and 3rd year students in the DVM curriculum. We are constantly providing continuing education for our technical staff, so participation in training programs for anesthesia technicians, and mentorship of new hires is also expected; duties also include providing consultation to colleagues for in-house patients, as well as for our referring veterinary community. Development of, or participation in clinical research is expected. The anesthesia service offers 24h on-call availability, and the successful candidate will be expected to take share on-call duties with the other faculty members. Distribution of FTEs is open for discussion but a minimum of 28 weeks/year clinical service is necessary.
Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree along with advanced training in veterinary anesthesiology and pain medicine. Preference will be given to individuals who are board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA) or European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA). However, board-eligible applicants who have successfully completed an Anesthesia residency are also encouraged to apply. Three years minimum experience in anesthesia with evidence of outstanding interpersonal skills, seamless interactions with a variety of receiving services and the potential to develop collaborative research is highly desirable. We are seeking a candidate that can join us on our journey of continued learning and development of veterinary anesthesia and pain management, generating new knowledge and delivering outstanding care to our patients and customers, through cohesiveness, teamwork, and leadership. Innovation in clinical techniques, teaching, and research are important in pioneering the future generations of veterinarians. The applicant must be eligible for the Minnesota state Veterinary specialty faculty licensure (https://mn.gov/boards/veterinary-medicine/applications/applications/u-of-m.jsp).
Internal Number: 338582
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