Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 10, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Job no: 235300-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Research, Scientific

Position Summary:

Position will serve as a diagnostic pathologist in the Comparative Ocular Pathology Laboratory of Wisconsin (COPLOW).

Principal Duties:

The selected candidate will be expected to have a major role as a diagnostic pathologist in the Comparative Ocular Pathology Laboratory of Wisconsin (COPLOW) [ ] providing ocular pathology support to a specialized clientele of veterinary ophthalmologists. The candidate will also contribute to instruction in anatomical pathology to veterinary medical students, ocular pathology to the pathology and ophthalmology residents, and help in the mentoring of COPLOW fellowship students and visitors. It is expected the incumbent will participate in research and other scholarly activity, and publish and present results of the research in peer-reviewed journals and at appropriate venues.

Principal Duties:
Ocular pathology diagnostic service at the Comparative Ocular Pathology Laboratory of Wisconsin (COPLOW) (70%)
Contribute to the mentoring of COPLOW fellowship students and visitors (10%)
Participate in research and other scholarly activity (10%)
Contribute to instruction in anatomic pathology to veterinary medical students and pathology residents (5%)
Contribute to instruction in ocular pathology to ophthalmology residents (5%)

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Degree and Area of Specialization:

Applicants must possess a DVM/VMD/PhD or equivalent degree

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

At least 2 years of experience in diagnostic anatomical pathology with advanced training in ocular pathology.

License or Certificate:

ACVP board certification, licensed or eligible for licensure in Wisconsin.



Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal, 12 month appointment.
This position has the possibility to be extended or converted to an ongoing appointment based on need and/or funding

Anticipated Begin Date:

JULY 01, 2021


$70,000 ANNUAL (12 months)

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply for this position, please click "". You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Nancy Parkinson at .


Leandro Teixeira
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Official Title:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Terminal

Job Number:


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Applications Open: Jun 10 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Jun 24 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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