Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Equine Internal Medicine (Clinical Sciences)

Location
Kansas
Posted
Apr 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position: The Department of Clinical Sciences and the Veterinary Health Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, invites applications for a tenure-track or clinical-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Equine Internal Medicine.     Information about the College/Unit: Kansas State University is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, positive work environment, exciting student life, and the beauty of its campus. It is geographically located in a moderate climate with easy access to diverse recreational regions. Kansas State University was voted as the second best place to work for professional adults in the nation. For more information visit www.ksu.edu or www.vet.k-state.edu.     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 provost 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.

The Successful Candidate will: The successful candidate will provide didactic and clinical instruction in equine internal medicine for veterinary students, interns and residents. The successful candidate will be committed to maintaining a high quality equine clinical service, building caseload and providing excellent communication to VHC clients. Candidates will support the scholarly and academic missions of the department and VHC.  The appointment percentage of clinical, teaching, and research components is negotiable depending on the professional goals of the candidate and the needs of the DCS/VHC.   Required Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must hold a DVM or equivalent degree and a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine or be eligible to obtain diplomate status at the time of appointment.  Special Instructions to Applicants: To apply, please complete the online application.  Curriculum vitae, a letter of intent and contact information for three professional references must be included.  The letter of intent should describe the applicant’s strengths, professional goals and vision for contributing to a clinical position at Kansas State University.    Screening of Applications Begins: Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until a suitable applicant is identified.  Salary Range / Pay Rate: Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and qualifications.  The start date is negotiable.     Additional Information: Questions regarding the open position or search process should be directed to Search Committee Chair, Dr. Laurie Beard at (785) 532-5700 or lbeard@vet.k-state.edu. 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.