Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States and Canada. Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We are currently developing active postgraduate programs in these areas.
We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21 st century.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will join a pathology team consisting of two board certified veterinary clinical pathologists, one board certified anatomic pathologist, four board-eligible anatomic pathologists, and a pathology intern. S/he will report to the Head, Department of Biomedical Sciences and will participate in necropsy and biopsy service, teaching anatomic pathology to veterinary students, and mentoring junior faculty.
Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Qualified applicants apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV) and letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution in areas of teaching, research and service. CV and letter should be in a single document (MS or PDF) and submitted online www.rossu.edu/careers . File review will begin upon receipt of the completed applications, and continue until the position is filled.
- DVM or equivalent degree, Board Certification (ACVP or ECVP) in veterinary anatomic pathology, and experience teaching professional veterinary students and graduate students. Additionally a PhD degree is highly desirable.
- An interest in toxicologic pathology may be desirable but is not required.
- The selected candidate will have the capacity to develop an independent or collaborative research program that is consistent with the main focus areas of RUSVM and will have published widely in veterinary medicine and have some experience of supervising postgraduate students.
- The selected candidate will be willing to publish in appropriate journals and possess excellent organizational skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to enthuse and influence students and faculty and work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
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Ross University School of Medicine - 14 months ago