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Position Number: 00103641
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Clinical Sciences is dedicated to excellence in educating and training veterinarians and comparative biomedical scientists, furthering health care and wellness through discovery and clinical research, providing outstanding and compassionate medical care to a diverse range of animal patients, effectively engaging the animal-owning public, government and industry partners, and providing leadership in integrating biomedical sciences to advance One Health. North Carolina State University's College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is a dynamic community whose members are dedicated to preparing veterinarians and veterinarian scientists while advancing animal and human health from the cellular level through entire ecosystems. With over seventeen clinical services staffed by board certified specialists, many of whom are not only nationally but also internationally renowned, the Veterinary Health Complex (VHC) is on the cutting edge of veterinary medicine. Patients benefit from the combined expertise of multiple specialists utilizing a team approach to patient health care. Each year, nearly 22,000 patients are treated in the VHC. The VHC provides compassionate care, state of the art specialty health care, expert clinical instruction for 4th year veterinary students from CVM, and ongoing investigation of innovative techniques and procedures to further advance the field of veterinary medicine.
Essential Job Duties: Clinical teaching and case-management at the College of Veterinary Medicine and our satellite facilities. The total clinical case-load includes routine and advanced techniques in companion animal Theriogenology, with a current distribution of 70% equine and 30% canine cases. Additional responsibilities include the provision of consulting services for reproductive conditions in all domestic species and participation in teaching of house-officers in Theriogenology and other specialty areas. Didactic teaching responsibilities will focus on teaching of comparative Theriogenology to DVM students. In addition, all faculty are expected to actively participate in "discovery of knowledge through discipline-guided inquiry" (research). **This position is limited to a term of 1 year.**
Minimum Education/Experience: A DVM or equivalent degree in appropriate field and completion of a theriogenology residency is required. Eligibility for USDA accreditation and full licensure in North Carolina is also a requirement for this position.
Department Required Skills : Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere. Aptitude for, or experience in teaching, preferably theriogenology instruction, required. Ability to lift up to 60 pounds on a frequent basis and up to 90 pounds on an occasional basis.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Board certification in the American College of Theriogenologists is preferred.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: Eligibility for USDA accreditation and full licensure in North Carolina is also a requirement for this position. Valid Driver's License required.
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