Job no: 245308-AS
Faculty-Full Time, Onsite
VET M/SURGICAL SCIENCES
The Department of Surgical Sciences at the University of Wisconsin,
School of Veterinary Medicine is soliciting applications for 1
full-time Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor in Small Animal
Orthopedic Surgery. The successful candidate will join the Small
Animal Surgery Section, which is comprised 6 full-time ACVS
Diplomates, 6 residents/interns, and a dynamic group of certified
veterinary technicians. The UW Veterinary Care teaching hospital is
equipped with state of the art equipment including arthroscopy,
MRI, CT and ultrasound.
Responsibilities will include providing clinical service in the
teaching hospital, participation in clinical and didactic teaching
of veterinary students, residents and interns, and pursuit of
clinical research. Clinical duties include leading resident-based
or student-based rounds that involve approximately 3 hours per
week. Student case-based rounds are conducted by faculty in
conjunction with residents when the faculty are assigned to clinic
Approximately 50-80% in Clinical Practice of Small Animal
Orthopedic Surgery (including 22-26 weeks/year of clinic duty) and
Teaching (10-15 lectures/year and 8-12 laboratories/year), 10-30%
in Research, and 10-15% in Service.
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DVM or equivalent degree.
American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) or European College
of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS) Board Certification with advanced
training in orthopedic surgery is preferred. Board Eligible
individuals will also be considered.
This position has a strong emphasis on patient management, but also
teaching and clinical research. Experience working with, teaching,
and/or mentoring diverse groups of interns, residents and students
is also preferred.
Must be licensed to practice Veterinary Medicine in the State of
This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with PVL 245309 and
PVL 245262; please note that only one vacancy exists. Having
multiple position vacancy listings allows the School of Veterinary
Medicine to consider candidates with both tenure-track faculty
credentials and non-tenure-track faculty credentials for this
The deadline for assuring full consideration is December 15, 2021,
however the position will remain open and applications may be
considered until the position is filled.
The School of Veterinary Medicine is part of a leading public
research institution on the UW-Madison campus and extensive
opportunities exist for the successful applicant to become involved
in clinical or basic science research during off-clinic time. Our
school is committed to advancing a diversity and inclusion in
veterinary medicine. The UW-Madison campus and the surrounding area
have many enriching opportunities. Madison has been named one of
the nation's top bike-friendly cities and is host to Dane County
Farmer's Market which is one of the largest in the nation and
boasts the most restaurants per capita of any U.S. city. Madison
consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work, and
play; and the University is nationally recognized for academics,
research, and athletics. Please see the following link for more
A875100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/SURGICAL SCIENCES
Full Time: 100%
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
JANUARY 01, 2022
ANNUAL (12 months)
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, please click "Apply Online" to begin
the process. 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 Lori Chamberlain at email@example.com
Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Ellison
(Search Committee Chair), with specific questions about the Small
Animal Orthopedic caseload directed to Dr. Peter Muir, firstname.lastname@example.org
; and/or Dr.
Sue Schaefer email@example.com
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:
800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE
Associate Clinical Professor(IC010) or Assistant Clinical
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through
diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability,
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Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also
require you and your references to answer questions regarding
sexual violence and sexual harassment.
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities
of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that
the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.
Stat. sec. 19.36(7).
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Nov 12 2021 Central Standard Time