Madison, WI
Apr 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 90299-AS

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Instructional

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90299-AS

Working Title: Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor - Neurology



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary: Minimum $95,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization: DVM (or equivalent) required; Board certification or board eligibility in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine/Neurology or Board certification in the European College of Veterinary neurology required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Aptitude and/or experience in clinical instruction of DVM students, interns, and residents are expected. Distribution of effort in the section and the Department will be determined in accordance with service needs, academic priorities and the candidate's expertise and academic goals. The candidate should have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work
cooperatively with all sections of the hospital and department

License or certificate: Eligible to practice veterinary medicine in Wisconsin.

Position Summary: Clinical track faculty at the University of Wisconsin are expected to participate in clinical and
didactic teaching of veterinary students, interns and residents, participate in continuing education
programs, and conduct basic science or clinical research that advances academic clinical
practice. Service responsibilities are expected to the Department, School and University. The successful candidate will participate in the clinical activities of the hospital in the neurology/neurosurgery service including patient care, instruction and supervision of veterinary students, interns, and residents. Availability and willingness to consult with referring veterinarians and clients is vitally important. Approximately 25,000 small animal patients are evaluated at UW Veterinary Care annually. The current Neurology/Neurosurgery case load is approximately 1,140 cases per year.

Additional Information: The Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Veterinary
Medicine invites applications for a clinical track faculty, full-time, 12-month Assistant or Associate
Professor position within the neurology/Neurosurgery Section of the UW Veterinary Care clinical service within the UW Veterinary Care Hospital on the UW-Madison campus.

Extensive opportunities for collaborative research exist within the School of Veterinary Medicine and the UW-Madison campus. The School of Medicine & Public Health, the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences and the Biotechnology Center are located within a short distance of the School of Veterinary Medicine on the UW-Madison campus. A close relationship also exists with the Wisconsin State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory which is located within the same footprint on-campus as the School of Veterinary Medicine. UW-Madison considers the School of Veterinary Medicine to be a major factor in its overall success as a top five university in terms of awarded federal funding. The school is also a major factor in Madison's emergence as a hub of commercial biotechnology, including regenerative medicine technologies.

The UW-Madison campus and the surrounding area have many enriching opportunities. Madison was named the most bike-friendly city; the Dane County Farmer's Market is one of the largest in the nation; Madison has the most restaurants per capita of any U.S. city; Madison consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work, and play; and the University is nationally recognized for academics and athletics. Please see the following link for more information:

Contact: Nigel Cook
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants: To apply for this position, please click "apply now" to begin the process. You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Nancy Parkinson at

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

Advertised: 10 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 8 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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