Associate Professor - Veterinary Technology

Location
Queens, NY
Posted
Feb 03, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

LaGuardia Community College, located in Long Island City, Queens, educates more than 50,000 New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. Our guiding principle "Dare to Do More" reflects our belief in the transformative power of education—not just for individuals, but for our community and our country—creating pathways for achievement and safeguarding the middle class. LaGuardia is a national voice on behalf of community colleges, where half of all US college students study. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY), the College reflects the legacy of our namesake, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, the former NYC mayor beloved for his championing the underserved. Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs regularly become national models for pushing boundaries to give people of all backgrounds access to a high quality, affordable college education. We invite you to join us in imagining what our students, our community, and our country can become.

For more information about LaGuardia, visit our website - www.LaGuardia.edu to learn more.

LaGuardia Community College seeks an Associate Professor of Veterinary Technology to teach courses in the Veterinary Technology Program. The candidate will perform teaching, support departmental, divisional and college initiatives; provide academic advisement to students; participate in local/state/national affiliate meetings as necessary; keep current in the field of Veterinary medicine; and conduct scholarly activity and disseminate results to academic and professional audiences. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

QUALIFICATIONS

Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M or V.M.D) and.or Ph.D Degree in related field required. New York State Veterinarian License required. Those eligible for NYS license will also be considered. 5 years experience in basic Veterinary surgical and anesthesia techniques required. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institute.

COMPENSATION

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications should be submitted on-line as follows:

  1. Log in to CUNY Portal at www.cuny.edu
  2. Navigate to the Employment section and click on "Search Job Postings"
  3. Search by Job Opening ID number
  4. Click on the Apply Now button

Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click on the appropriate link to register. Please attach a cover letter, resume, statement of scholarly interest and the contact information for three professional references as one document in rtf, doc or pdf format.

CLOSING DATE

April 2, 2017

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Faculty

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: LaGuardia Community College

Job Title: Associate Professor - Veterinary Technology

Job ID: 16281

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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