Visiting Assistant Professor in Small Animal Soft Tissue & Orthopedic Surgery
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Purdue University
A one year visiting assistant professor position will be available as early as May 1, 2019. Clinical assignment will be 60-70%; the exact distribution of time between soft tissue surgery and orthopedics will depend upon the interests of the candidate. Time away from clinics will be provided to study for the ACVS examination and vacation. Participation in didactic and small group teaching is expected and there will be opportunities for research collaboration for interested applicants.
A DVM or equivalent degree is required.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment by the University.
The College of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University values, nurtures, and respects all members of its community and ensures an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential.
Purdue University's College of Veterinary Medicine is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
DVM or equivalent degree is required.
About Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine
Located in West Lafayette, Indiana between Indianapolis and Chicago, Purdue University is one of the nation’s leading land grant universities with a full range of academic majors, over 38,000 students, and more than 10,000 employees. Our West Lafayette campus can be likened to a small city. We have our own fire and police departments, computing infrastructure, health center, power plant, banquet and catering facilities, veterinary teaching hospital, and printing and transportation services. Purdue University is committed to maintaining a community which recognizes and values the inherent worth and dignity of every person; fosters tolerance, sensitivity, understanding, and mutual respect among its members; and encourages each individual to strive to reach his or her own potential.
The VCS department is one of three departments in the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. Our mission is to educate members of the veterinary health care team and biomedical community, to create and communicate knowledge, and to provide outstanding clinical service for the citizens of Indiana and surrounding region.