University of California - Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery (Tenure Track Position)

Date Posted: 
March 14, 2013 - June 12, 2013

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Veterinarian with advanced training in small animal orthopedic surgery. Certification with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, or eligibility for certification, is required. PhD or advanced research training in small animal orthopedic surgery or orthopedic biology is preferred. Must have a documented research record or demonstrated potential to develop an independent research focus within a program in small animal orthopedic surgery. Demonstrated aptitude/experience in clinical instruction of DVM students and residents in small animal orthopedic surgery required. Demonstrated ability to develop creative instructional programs for students in the classroom and laboratory is preferred. Demonstrated clinical administrative experience and effective leadership preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere. The position includes a 50% clinical commitment to the Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery Service of the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. Responsibilities include didactic and clinical teaching, diagnosis and treatment of patients, development of a creative, independent and productive basic and/or clinically oriented research program in small animal orthopedic surgery, and university and public service. A complete position description is available on-line at: To begin the application process, interested applicants should register online at and submit the following materials: 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications, experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names and addresses of three professional references. To receive fullest consideration, applications must be submitted by April 30, 2013. Position is open until filled.
The University of California is an AA/EOE.