The Department of Population Health, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center (PDRC), College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia is seeking a microbiologist to fill a position in poultry health, antimicrobial resistance, and food safety. Requirements include a PhD degree in Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Microbial Pathogenesis, Antimicrobial Resistance or related field, and a minimum 2 years of experience for Assistant Professor, 5 years of experience for Associate Professor, or 8 years of experience for Full Professor. DVM, MD, or equivalent degree and eligibility for board certification is also desirable. Responsibilities include support for the microbiology diagnostic efforts at the PDRC diagnostic laboratory and teaching in the professional and graduate curriculum. This position will be a tenure track professorship. Salary and rank are dependent upon qualifications and training. Applications must be received by August 2, 2018. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (email@example.com). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests. Please visit http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/3668 for more information.
Assistant Professor: -PhD in Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Microbial Pathogenesis, Antimicrobial Resistance or related field -A minimum of 2-years of experience
Associate Professor: -PhD in Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Microbial Pathogenesis, Antimicrobial Resistance or related field -A minimum of 5-years of experience
Full Professor: -PhD in Microbiology, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Microbial Pathogenesis, Antimicrobial Resistance or related field -A minimum of 8-years of experience
Internal Number: 3668
About Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
The Department of Population Health, created in 2006, is an interdisciplinary department which provides research, service, and instructional activities focused on the health and management of populations of animals.
The department operates within four functional units in the College of Veterinary Medicine:
the Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center (PDRC)
the Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study (SCWDS)
the Food Animal Health and Management program
Laboratory Animal Medicine program
The Population Health department was formed to provide enhanced research and service programs in poultry, livestock, wildlife, and laboratory animal health and management, provide improved instructional programs in these fields for the professional veterinary curriculum, and to develop post-graduate training programs for veterinarians focused on population health, epidemiology, and public health.