Clinical or Tenure track Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Small Animal Orthopedics

Location
Georgia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jul 09, 2018
Employment Type
Full Time


Posting Details

Posting Number F0017P Working Title Clinical or Tenure track Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Small Animal Orthopedics Department Vet Med Small Animal Medicine & Surg About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan TRS or ORP Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible Underutilization Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2018 Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) Job Posting Date 07/09/2018 Job Closing Date Open until filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EEO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


Position Details

Classification Title FLSA Faculty Rank Open Rank Contract Type Fiscal (12 mo.) Tenure Status Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree and have board certification OR have completed an approved residency of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons or the European College of Veterinary Surgeons. Appointment at the associate professor rank requires a minimum of five years of experience in a similar position; appointment at the rank of full professor requires attainment of professor with tenure at an academic institution.

Position Summary

The major responsibilities for this position are to teach and provide service in orthopedics in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, to teach didactic and laboratory courses in orthopedics to veterinary students, to actively participate in training of surgical residents, and to develop a research program, which can be independent and/or collaborative with other faculty members. Proportionate assignments for each area will be based on the interests of the candidate in conjunction with the missions of the Surgery program and the Department.

Additional Requirements

Candidates must be veterinarians with board certification OR have completed an approved residency of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons or the European College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification

Candidates must be veterinarians with board certification OR have completed an approved residency of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons or the European College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Documented research productivity is desirable, and an interest in developing a research program is required. Salary and entry rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and qualifications. Appointment at the associate professor rank requires a minimum of five years of experience in a similar position; appointment at the rank of full professor requires attainment of professor with tenure at an academic institution.

Physical Demands

Standing/Walking

Is this a Position of Trust? Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a responsibility of this position? No Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



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