The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology in the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a Clinical-Track or Tenure-Track faculty position in Anatomic Pathology at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The candidate will join a team of five board certified anatomic pathologists and duties will include: providing diagnostic pathology service (including surgical biopsy and necropsy duty); teaching in the DVM professional program; training pathology residents, which includes teaching in graduate level pathology courses and participating in histopathology rounds; and independent or collaborative research commensurate with the candidate’s appointment. The necropsy and biopsy services are part of Virginia Tech Animal Laboratory Services (ViTALS), an AAVLD accredited diagnostic laboratory, whose clients include the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and veterinary clinics in the surrounding region. Evidence of a research and publication track record is encouraged, ideally in a research focus area of the college which includes: a) Infectious Diseases, b) Inflammatory/regulatory disorders (including cancer) or c) Translational/regenerative medicine. There will be opportunities to develop independent and collaborative research programs within and outside the College of Veterinary Medicine including at various life sciences-oriented Institutes.
Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a college of veterinary medicine, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.
Interested candidates must apply on-line at www.jobs.vt.edu posting 514312. To be included are a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching, and list of three professional references. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
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Required qualifications include: DVM or equivalent and diplomate of ACVP or ECVP (or board eligible). A PhD in the area of biomedical sciences is preferred, but not required.
Internal Number: 514312
About Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology in the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a Clinical-Track or Tenure-Track faculty position in Anatomic Pathology at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine