Seeing small animal medicine and surgery cases by appointment.
Working with emergency cases and undertaking after hours shifts on a rotational basis, including but not limited to overnights and weekends.
Participation in clinical and academic teaching services offered by the SAC including oversight and supervision of students while on companion animal medicine rotations, management of in house cases, outpatient procedures, medicine consultations, routine and emergency surgeries, and daily cage side rounds.
An expectation to participate in teaching clinical courses offered by the Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Department including but not limited to physical exam laboratories and rotations in medicine, surgery, emergency medicine, and shelter medicine.
Participate in instruction of students in all aspects of general practice and emergency and critical care, clinical teaching of third year veterinary students, and primary case management and oversight of patients admitted to the SAC on a daily basis.
Participation in research projects and oversight of students engaged in research projects
Contribution to collaborative research projects between SGU and affiliate schools.
Active participation in faculty activities, which include membership of various committees.
Any other duties as assigned by the SAC Director.
The incumbent should enjoy working with veterinary students in a clinical educational setting.
To be available to work all year round, except for a 30 day vacation period.
The successful candidate must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills and a positive attitude toward student enrichment in all areas of academic and practical preparatory coursework.
The School of Veterinary Medicine is part of a rapidly growing internationally renowned university located on the beautiful English-speaking Caribbean island of Grenada. The veterinary program offers three years of didactic coursework in basic sciences and introductory clinical work in Grenada, followed by a fourth year of clinical traini...ng at one of 29 affiliated veterinary schools in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada and Australia.
The University includes internationally recognized Schools of Medicine (with almost 10,000 graduates since 1977 practicing in the US, Canada, and more than 40 countries), Veterinary Medicine, Arts and Sciences, and a Graduate Studies Program, including the Masters of Public Health program, recently Accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.