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Asst/Assoc Professor Clinical/Tenure Track Dermatology

Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA Full-time
Posted on October 21, 2019

Job Description

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences of the Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a faculty position in Dermatology. This is a full-time clinical or Tenure track position. The primary job responsibility will be management of the dermatology service in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. In addition, the successful candidate will provide consultation to primary care clinicians in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and referring veterinarians. Teaching assignments will include didactic teaching of student courses and participation in laboratories involving dermatology and related disciplines. The successful candidate will also participate in continuing education programs of the College and faculty governance activities. The candidate must be committed to excellent patient management, client service and clinical teaching. Participation is expected in general departmental service activities, such as meetings, resident seminars, journal club and rounds. Research responsibilities will vary based on the track, interest and qualification of the candidate and may include independent, collaborative or translational research. The successful candidate will be encouraged to work with ongoing research programs within the College, in order to contribute to the scholarly mission of the department.

Required Qualifications

• DVM or equivalent degree. Employer will accept degree that is equivalent to DVM or foreign equivalent of DVM.
• Successful completion of an approved residency training program by American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) or the European College of Veterinary Dermatology (ECVD)
• Proficiency in dermatology

Preferred Qualifications

• Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) or the European College of Veterinary Dermatology (ECVD)
• Advanced Degree (MS, PhD)
• Advanced Clinical Experience
• Research Experience
• Experience in Teaching
• Track Record of Scholarly activity
• Good interpersonal skills and team player

Review Date

Oct 14, 2019

Additional Information

Please attach a resume/CV, a cover letter of intent stating professional goals and list of 3 references. 

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

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