Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist (College of Veterinary Medicine)

Feb 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
General Description of Position: We have a 2nd opening for an Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist for our team! The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (KSVDL) and Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology (DM/P), College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University is seeking a seasoned, enthusiastic and collaborative individual with a great appreciation of humor and keen focus on relevant, timely, accurate diagnostic anatomic pathology. Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice president for diversity and a dedicated staff.  Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.  

Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years.  Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.

Job Description: The position is tenure-track or clinical-track at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor defined as at least 70% service and 30% research/scholarly activity. Service incorporates necropsy, mail-in and biopsy case management as well as experiential instruction of senior veterinary students, residency guidance and training and limited opportunities for didactic instruction. Scholarly activity can vary from collaborative to more independent research activities.

You would join a growing group of pathologists with varied academic responsibilities in the KSVDL and DM/P. Informative websites include: and

Required Minimum Qualifications: Requirements for the position include a DVM or equivalent degree. Preferred Qualifications: Applicants with ACVP certification and graduate training (MS or PhD degree) will be given preference.  Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit a letter of application that includes a statement of career goals, curriculum vitae, and letters from 3 professional references.  Screening of Applications Begins: Review of applications will begin on March 21, 2017, and will continue until a suitable candidate is selected.  Additional Information: For additional information contact the Search Committee Chair Dr. Brad Njaa (, 785-532-5650).  Campus & Community: Kansas State University boasts several federal and regional centers including NBAF (National Bio and Agro-defense Facility), CEEZAD (Center of Excellent for Emerging Zoonotic Animal Diseases), ABADRU (Arthopod-borne Animal Diseases Research Unit), BRI (Biosecurity Research Institute), CEVBD (Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases) and the Johnson Cancer Research Center, representing potential areas for collaboration.

Manhattan, KS is a vibrant university town with great opportunities for outdoor recreation, a vast assortment of excellent restaurants, great public schools and convenient proximity to larger urban centers.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.  Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee. 

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