Virginia Tech - Faculty Radiologist

Date Posted: 
October 21, 2013 - January 19, 2014

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine announces a search to fill a full-time faculty position in Radiology at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. This position will be either tenure or clinical track based on the qualifications of the successful candidate.  The successful candidate will share service and teaching responsibilities with four other faculty radiologists. Research responsibilities will vary based on the interest and qualification of the candidate and may include independent, collaborative or translational research.    

Responsibilities:    

  • Primary job responsibility will be to alternately direct one of two diagnostic imaging services (Radiology or Ultrasound) and participate in didactic, laboratory and small group clinical instruction.
  • Teaching assignments will include didactic teaching of core, track and/or elective student courses and participation in laboratories involving diagnostic imaging.  The radiology service maintains a four-year residency training/graduate degree program with two residents.  The successful candidate will share responsibilities associated with resident training.
  • Service responsibilities will be provided to both the large animal and small animal hospitals.  Available equipment includes MRI (1.5 T Philips), CT (Toshiba 16 slice), ultrasound (two Philips IU-22, nuclear imaging (NucLear MAC and Mirage with motion correction) and digital radiology studies.  In addition, the successful candidate will provide consultation to primary care clinicians in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and referring veterinarians.    
  • The successful candidate will participate in continuing education and faculty governance.
  • The successful candidate must be committed to excellent patient management, client service and clinical teaching.
  • The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in general radiology service activities such as meetings, resident seminars, journal club and rounds.
  • Research responsibilities will vary based on the interest and qualification of the candidate and may include collaborative or translational research. The successful candidate will be encouraged to work with ongoing research programs and contribute to the scholarly achievements of the department.

Qualifications:    

  • Require a DVM or equivalent degree and specialty training in an ACVR approved residency program.   
  • Diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Radiology is preferred, however, ACVR board eligible candidates will also be considered.  
  • Candidate should be proficient in both small and large animal radiology.

Rank and Salary:

  • Rank and salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

Information:

Starting Date:    

  • Review of applications will begin December 2, 2013 and will continue until a successful candidate is identified.

Application:    

  • Interested candidates should apply on-line at the following address:

http://www.hr.vt.edu/employment/index.html

  • If you experience difficulties applying on-line, please contact Angela Duncan, Department Administrative Assistant at 540/231-7288.

Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and people with disabilities.