Assistant or Associate Professor - College of Veterinary Medicine - Food Animal MedicineMidwestern University College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Pathology and Population Medicine invites applications for full time faculty positions in food animal medicine and surgery and in ambulatory medicine (food animal emphasis). These appointments can be tenure-track or non-tenure-track, depending on the goals of the applicant. A successful applicant will play an important role in teaching and mentoring veterinary students, developing the food animal program at Midwestern, and providing clinical service to the teaching herd and client owned livestock using an ambulatory clinic. He/she is also expected to develop an independent research project or participate in collaborative research. Midwestern University is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides graduate and professional education in the health sciences. The University has two campuses -- one in Downers Grove, Illinois and the other in Glendale, Arizona. More than 6,000 full-time students are enrolled in graduate programs in osteopathic medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physician assistant studies, physical therapy, occupational therapy, nurse anesthesia, cardiovascular perfusion, podiatry, optometry, clinical psychology, speech language pathology, and biomedical sciences. The Animal Health Institute is comprised of the Equine and Bovine Center, and The Necropsy and Pathology Center, Companion Animal Clinic. The Equine and Bovine Center is a large animal teaching facility housing small herds of cattle and horses. This facility includes a clinical skills teaching laboratory hosting a variety of large animal simulators and models, arenas, and live-animal indoor and outdoor teaching and treatment areas. A local dairy cow farm and dairy goat farm are also used as teaching facilities for the food animal clinical rotations. Midwestern University faculty are responsible for instructing students at these facilities. We are seeking a faculty member who is excited about participating in the growth of a new veterinary college and having a role in shaping its teaching and clinical programs. If you would like to learn more about this position or about the CVM, please submit your letter of intent and application through Midwestern University’s online job board: 1. Visit www.midwestern.edu2. In the Quick Links section, select “Employment at MWU”3. Select “Employment Opportunities”4. Select “Faculty” for job category, “Arizona” for location and click “Search”.5. Your online application should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae with the names and contact information of at least three professional references. For more information about this position, please contact: Clemence Chako B.V.Sc., Ph.D., DACVIMAssistant Professor, Food Animal Medicine & Surgery College of Veterinary Medicine, Midwestern UniversityPhone: 623-537-6392 or email at: email@example.com Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a).
The following qualifications are desirable but not required•Board certification ACVIM, ACVS, ABVP, or ACT•Teaching experience•MS or PhD degree in a relevant field of study•Additional advanced training•A strong commitment to meeting the needs of students, and an understanding of student-centered learning•Collaborative mindset to foster a team-approach to teaching and service
Midwestern University is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides graduate and post-graduate education in the health sciences. The University has two campuses, one in Downers Grove, Illinois and the other in Glendale, Arizona. More than 6,000 full-time students are enrolled in graduate programs in osteopathic medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physician assistant studies, physical therapy,... occupational therapy, nurse anesthesia, cardiovascular perfusion, podiatry, optometry, clinical psychology, speech language pathology, biomedical sciences and veterinary medicine. Over 500 full-time faculty members and 400 staff members are dedicated to the education and development of our students in an environment that encourages learning, respect for all members of the health care team, service, interdisciplinary scholarly activity, and personal growth.
The Downers Grove, IL campus opened in 1986 and is located on a beautiful, wooded, 105 acre campus just 25 miles west of Chicago, IL. The Glendale, AZ campus opened in 1996 and sits on a spacious 143 acre campus just outside of Phoenix, AZ. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. We encourage you to visit www.midwestern.edu for additional details about our dynamic University.
With a history of continued growth and stability, we are a premier employer of the Phoenix and Chicagoland areas.