The Department of Clinical Sciences in the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, Assistant Professor (Clinical or Tenure Track) position.
The Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine (CCVM) provides educational programs for veterinary students leading to the DVM degree and for graduate students leading to MS and PhD degrees, operates a Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) for Large and Small Animals, and operates the Oregon Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.
The Department of Clinical Sciences within the CCVM oversees clinical, classroom, and laboratory teaching, and scholarly activity of clinical faculty, graduate students and residents. The VTH provides primary and referral health care for animals throughout the Pacific Northwest. The VTH small animal clinic was completed in 2005 with expansions in 2011 and 2019.
The most recent expansion includes additional exam rooms, dedicated rounds and treatment areas for most services, a dedicated chemotherapy clean room and a vault for future linear accelerator.
The purpose of this position is to provide clinical service and training in evidence-based medicine, to educate students and society, to foster critical thinking, to generate original medical and educational information, to contribute to the operations of the Department, VTH, College and University, to maintain and enhance a collaborative and inclusive community and to advance professional veterinary students', house officers' and graduate students' knowledge and skills through research, mentorship and instruction in the Department of Clinical Sciences and the VTH.
The incumbent provides clinical small animal medical oncology services to veterinary patients admitted during regular hours and after hours, with the occasional large animal or exotic consultation. The incumbent also mentors, assists and instructs house officers and students in the classroom, teaching laboratory and hospital.
Achievement in scholarship and creative activity that is recognized as contributing to the body of knowledge in the practice discipline is required. Such activity should be validated by peers and, particularly for tenure track faculty, should show evidence of financial independence from university funding, if such funding is required to complete research.
Requires PhD or terminal degree and experience in the academic discipline/unit.
DVM or equivalent degree.
Completed medical oncology residency training in a program certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM).
Qualified to sit for the ACVIM certifying examination.
3 years of clinical experience in medical oncology, including during residency training.
Evidence of some classroom/clinical teaching experience.
Evidence of effective written and oral communication skills.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions.
This position works non-routine hours.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with training, education, and experience.
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