|Beef Cattle Clinical Veterinarian (Tenure-leading)
|Job Status||Pending Approval|
|Date Posted||Friday, 09 July 2010|
Univeristy of Nebraska - Lincoln
The School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (SVMBS), University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) invites applications for a Beef Cattle Clinical Veterinarian. This is a full-time, 12-month, tenure-leading position, 50% teaching, 25% research and 25% scholarly service appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. This appointment will be at the Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center (GPVEC) located in Clay Center, Nebraska. Reporting responsibilities are to the Director of the GPVEC and to the Director of the SVMBS. Salary will be commensurate with experience and accomplishments.
Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching and research related to food animal herd health, production management and welfare in livestock enterprises, with emphasis on economically and environmentally sustainable production. The individual will participate in providing veterinary services for the livestock at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center (USMARC). The individual will work closely with the livestock industry leaders and various veterinary groups in providing current information relative to activities at the Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center and then to the Director of the School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, the Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources and the Dean and Director of the Agricultural Research Division, for purposes of program planning, work plans, reporting and evaluations.
|Qualifications||DVM or equivalent, and 5 years practice experience in food animal medicine and excellent communication skills (oral and written). Preferred qualifications: An advanced degree and/or board certification in a related area and experience teaching veterinary students and working knowledge of livestock production systems and husbandry.|
|How to Apply||Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled or closed. To apply interested persons should access the UNL website at http://employment.unI.edu and search for requisition #100371. They will need to complete the Faculty/ Academic Administrative Information Form and attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae and a list of three professional references with contact information. The University of Nebraska has an active National Science Foundation ADVANCE gender equity program, and is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.|
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