Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA invites applications for a 12-month renewable faculty position as a Clinical Skills Instructor for the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program. Requirements include a DVM degree or its equivalent and completion of at least two years of clinical practice. Small animal primary care experience is a minimum requirement and preference will be given to individuals with mixed animal experience and/or primary care surgical experience. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Strengths are required in teaching and clinical service. This is primarily a teaching position, with some opportunities for clinical practice within one of the school’s primary care services.
The selected candidate will join other faculty and staff members in developing and delivering two large clinical skills courses taught in the first and second years of the Tufts DVM program. Depending upon interests and experience, the person in this position may also provide surgical instruction in the third-year Introduction to Small Animal Anesthesia and Surgery Techniques (ISAAST) course, general medicine instruction in the fourth-year small animal Primary Care Plus elective, ultrasound training, or preventative health and emergency care for farm animals at the Cummings School Farm.
The position is available immediately and the search will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, current curriculum vitae, and names of three professional references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/78310 . Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Nicholas Frank, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Cummings School is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty.
About Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University is the only veterinary school in New England. Our progressive academic programs, high-quality clinical care services, and original research has brought Tufts University national and worldwide acclaim. We offer a four-year professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree program, three combined DVM/Masters of Science degree programs, and four stand-alone graduate programs. Furthermore, our distinctive One Health programs focused on infectious disease research, comparative oncology, international medicine, wildlife, conservation medicine and human-animal interactions – help us educate a new breed of One Health graduates.
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