Veterinary Pathologist

first_imgPathology board certification or eligibility and a DVM degree orequivalent are required.To be considered at the Assistant Professor level (tenure-track orclinical track), candidates should show promise of moving towardexcellence in diagnostic anatomic pathology.To be considered at the Associate Professor level (tenure-track ortenured or clinical track), candidates should have at least 5 yearsof experience in diagnostic anatomic pathology and should showclear and convincing evidence of emerging stature as regional ornational authority in their field.To be eligible for tenure upon appointment, candidates must beappointed as an associate professor, have been tenured at a priorinstitution, and bring a demonstrably national reputation to theinstitution. Candidates must be approved for tenure uponappointment before hire. Review of applications will begin immediately, and deadline forreceipt of applications for full consideration is December 15,2020. The Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory ( AVDL ) invitesapplications for a full-time Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist with akeen interest in performing necropsies and is service-minded. Thisis a tenure-track or clinical track position in a fully accrediteddiagnostic laboratory and NAHLN member. DepartmentVet Med Pathology Job duties include directing the necropsy service of AVDL andoverseeing the teaching of senior students on clinical rotationthrough necropsy. Position also includes training of residents inveterinary pathology. Adherence to quality assurance procedures,and participation in committees is expected. Opportunities forcollaborative research and additional teaching exist. Tenure StatusTenure Track Negotiable Posting TypeExternal Position Summary Job Posting Date10/30/2020 Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions withfinancial responsibilities. For additional information about thecredit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website. Duties/Responsibilities The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, foundedin 1946, is dedicated to training future veterinarians, providingservices to animal owners and veterinarians, and conductinginvestigations to improve the health of animals as well as people.The college benefits pets and their owners, food-producing animals,and wildlife by offering the highest quality hospital anddiagnostic laboratory services. Equipped with the mosttechnologically advanced facilities located on a university campus,the college is dedicated to safeguarding public health by studyingemerging infectious diseases that affect both animal and humanhealth.The College of Veterinary Medicine values all members of theuniversity community, recognizing that differences in experienceand culture can only lead to a more well-rounded, acceptingacademic environment. We have an expectation that all employeeswill demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion asembodied in our Principles of Community ( http://vet.uga.edu/principles-of-community/) Job Closing Date Underutilization Posting Details Contract TypeFiscal (12 mo.) FLSA Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills arerequired. Posting NumberF0753P Is this a Position of Trust?Yes Duties/Responsibilities About the College/Unit/Department Location of VacancyAthens Area Position Details EEO Statement Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline Classification TitleOpen Rank Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) Faculty RankOpen Rankcenter_img Anticipated Start Date01/01/2021 Does this position require a P-Card?No The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grantuniversity with statewide commitments and responsibilities is thestate’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversifiedinstitution of higher education ( http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currentlyranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News &World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campusesin Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-charteredUniversity in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-timestaff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 studentsincluding over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate andprofessional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools andcolleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta Universityhoused on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. Benefits EligibilityBenefits Eligible Does this position have direct interaction or care of childrenunder the age of 18 or direct patient care?No Minimum Qualifications Advertised Salary Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/orCertification Working TitleVeterinary Pathologist Employment TypeEmployee Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?No Preference will be given to those board-certified ( ACVP )individuals with an advanced degree in pathology with at least 4 to5 years’ experience in diagnostic pathology/necropsy. Open until filledYes Does this position have operation, access, or control offinancial resources?No Physical Demands College/Unit/Department websitewww.vet.uga.edu Percentage Of Time100 Additional Requirements Is driving a responsibility of this position?Yes Credit and P-Card policy Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety,IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access tochemicals and medications)Yes The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, geneticinformation, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation orprotected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations orassistance with the accessibility of materials related to thissearch are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]). Retirement PlanTRS or ORP About the University of Georgia Special Instructions to Applicants Posting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResume/CVCover LetterOptional Documentslast_img read more