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Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Applications are invited for a full-time tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor in Large Animal Internal Medicine to commence July 1, 2017 or when a successful candidate is available. Applicants must hold a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (or equivalent) and be eligible to practice veterinary medicine in Saskatchewan and must have diplomate status or credentials acceptable to the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) at the time appointment takes effect. Previous academic experience is desirable and a post-graduate research degree is required. Familiarity with both equine and food animal practice is essential and candidates with experience and enthusiasm for food animal medicine are preferred. Applicants must have a proven commitment to high quality teaching and research. Applicants should have demonstrated an ability to succeed in a collaborative research and teaching environment. Excellent communication skills and teaching experience are required.
The successful applicant will be expected to participate in teaching undergraduate and graduate students in both classroom and clinical settings. Clinical duties will be assigned within the Veterinary Medical Centre’s Large Animal Internal Medicine service and will include both equine and food and fiber patients. After hours emergency duties will be shared with other clinicians. The establishment of a strong independent or collaborative research program will be necessary.
Salary ranges: Assistant Professor $93,293-$112,109; Associate Professor $112,109 - $130,295; Full Professor: $130,925 – $152,866. This position comes with a comprehensive benefits package which includes pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), sick leave, travel insurance, death benefit, dental plan, extended health and vision care plan, employee assistance program and flexible health and wellness spending program.
Interested: Candidates should send a current CV, letter of introduction, contact information for three referees, and a summary of future research plans in confidence to: Dr. John Campbell, Dept. Head, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences Western College of Veterinary Medicine; 52 Campus Dr, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N5B4, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: 306-966-7158.
Applications are currently open and will be reviewed beginning April 15, 2017.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
For information about the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, see our website at www. usask.ca/wcvm/
The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.