Clinical or Tenure Track, Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of Cardiology

Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Dec 21, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

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Clinical or Tenure Track, Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of Cardiology

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Job Description Summary

The Department of Clinical Sciences at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants to fill a full-time, 12-month appointments. Depending upon experience, qualifications, and interest, the successful candidate(s) may be appointed to either a tenure-track (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) or non-tenure track (Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) position in Cardiology.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate in teaching and clinical service. Teaching responsibilities include the clinical and didactic instructional activities of the professional veterinary medicine and postgraduate training programs related to cardiology. Clinical service and research responsibilities are negotiable and will depend on the successful candidate’s interests and the type of appointment (i.e., clinical vs. tenure track appointment). If the candidate desires the Professor of Practice position, the position will have a 0.6 FTE of clinical service with 0.4 of the year for telemedicine with a telemedicine company of their choice.

The cardiology service is equipped with GE Vivid E9 echocardiography with transthoracic and trans-esophageal capabilities, EchoPAC digital database and review station, Philips Pagewriter TC 50 ECG, digital telemetry, Medtronic Lifepak 20 biphasic defibrillator, digital Holter units, and Medtronic and St. Jude pacemaker programmers. The service has a dedicated stand-alone interventional technique and catheterization laboratory that is extensively equipped with Biopac hemodynamic monitoring system, a GE Nuboom surgical imaging system, and a GE OEC 9900 digital fluoroscopy C-arm for minimally invasive procedures. Other services available in the hospital include digital radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear medicine, 64-slice CT, 3T MRI, video endoscopy, Varian Edge™ linear accelerator, and radiotherapy facilities. There is a full time dedicated technician for the cardiology clinical service.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualified applicants must hold a DVM or equivalent degree, be enrolled in or have completed a cardiology residency training program and have achieved Diplomate status or be eligible to sit for the ACVIM or ECVIM certifying examination at the time employment begins. For a tenure-track position, research experience is desired. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. Excellent communication skills are required in small group as well as large lecture hall settings. Eligibility for faculty veterinary licensure in the State of Alabama is also required.

Desired Qualifications

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications should include a letter of intent stating professional goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, mailing addresses, and email addresses of three professional references. Transcripts may be requested at a later date. Review will begin February 15, 2021. Application issues can be addressed to Mrs. Jaime Burnham:, Phone: 334-844-3674, FAX : 334-844- 3696. Specific inquiries may be directed to Dr. Erik Hofmeister, Search Committee Chair at

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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research and/or Goals
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  3. Statement of Clinical Interests
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  6. Letter of Recommendation
  7. Statement of Leadership Vision

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