University of California - Staff Veterinarian in Diagnostic Imaging

Date Posted: 
April 26, 2013 - July 25, 2013

Contact Information: Erik R. Wisner, Department Chair, Attention: Dinah Greenstreet, MSO (e-mail: dgreenstreet@ucdavis.edu), Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616; Phone (530) 752-9774; FAX (530) 752-6042

DEPARTMENT OF SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS

POSITION AVAILABLE: Staff Veterinarian in Diagnostic Imaging

SALARY: Dependent on qualifications and experience

START DATE: August 1, 2013, to July 31, 2014, negotiable

CONTINUANCE: One-year appointment with possibility of renewal based on annual performance evaluation and service needs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Veterinarian with advanced clinical training and expertise in Diagnostic Imaging. Demonstrated aptitude/experience in teaching, particularly clinical instruction, is preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Clinical: The position includes a 90% clinical commitment to the Diagnostic Imaging Service of the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH). Individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students and residents; providing health care and service to patients; and advising and consulting with primary care veterinarians in the areas of computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine, small animal radiology, small animal ultrasound, and large animal radiology.
  • Teaching: The primary teaching responsibility will be direct daily supervision and instruction of DVM students and Diagnostic Imaging residents.

APPLICATION PROCESS: To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by Friday June 14, 2013; position open until filled. Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names and addresses of three professional references to:

Erik R. Wisner, Department Chair
Attention: Dinah Greenstreet, MSO (e-mail: dgreenstreet@ucdavis.edu)
Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of California
Davis, CA 95616
Phone (530) 752-9774; FAX (530) 752-6042

The University of California, Davis and the Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences is the largest and one of the most diverse departments within the School of Veterinary Medicine (www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu) and includes more than 50 clinician scientist and basic science faculty members from the broadly defined fields of surgery, diagnostic imaging, oncology, anesthesia & critical care, vision sciences, neurology, dentistry and exercise physiology. The School of Veterinary Medicine is ranked 2nd among North American colleges of veterinary medicine by US News and World Report. Davis (population 65,000) is a unique, progressive, vibrant and family-oriented city. It is a close-knit and friendly community, ideal for families and students (www.davischamber.com/community).