The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a faculty position in Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery. This is a full time, annually renewable, contract (non-tenure track) appointment that is available immediately or when applicant is available.
Primary duties will include participation in the Veterinary Dental Service of the VMC. The successful candidate will participate in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of dental and oral cases (primarily small animal, but will also include exotic/zoo animal cases) and will provide veterinary dental consultations to local veterinarians, faculty and house officers. Dental and oral cases (including those of an urgent nature) referred to the VMC will be a responsibility of this position. Teaching responsibilities will include clinical instruction of interns, residents and professional students, participation in didactic courses, and continuing education to practicing veterinarians. The successful candidate will work closely with other faculty, house officers, and veterinary technicians to achieve a high standard of medical care delivery. The faculty member will also be expected to participate in ongoing clinical and translational research trials.
Qualifications include DVM/VMD or equivalent veterinary degree, residency training in progress or completed with eligibility for certification by the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC), and evidence of outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must also meet the licensing requirements for veterinary practitioners in the State of Minnesota. Preference will be given to individuals who are board certified by AVDC and who have outstanding clinical, teaching, and interpersonal skills.
Internal Number: 329553
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