Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Summary: The College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Director of the Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory (TVDIL) located in Tifton, Georgia. The TVDIL Director is responsible for all operational activities of the laboratory including budget development and management, supervision of professional and technical staff, and management of the quality program. The TVDIL Director works closely with the Head, Department of Pathology and the Director, Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in coordinating veterinary diagnostic activities across Georgia and in interacting with the Georgia Department of Agriculture, the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, other state diagnostic laboratories, the National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL), the National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) & other state and federal agencies. The Director reports to Head of the Department of Pathology.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a DVM degree or equivalent, advanced training or board certification in veterinary anatomic or clinical pathology or in veterinary microbiology/virology, a broad knowledge of diagnostic laboratory disciplines and evidence of strong communication, administrative, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Administrative experience is desirable.
Faculty Rank: Professor
Tenure Status: Tenure-Track
Employee Percentage: 100
Location od Vacancy: Tifton Area