Clinical Instructor-Shelter Medicine

May 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Clinical Instructor-Shelter Medicine

Employee Type: Faculty

Position Number: 116903

Work Location: Other

Summary of Duties:
The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS) in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University is seeking a full-time Clinical Instructor in Shelter Medicine Practice for its teaching program partnership with the Seattle Humane Society. This position will operate exclusively out of the Seattle Humane Society (SHS) in Bellevue, WA ( The position will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate has been identified and the candidate can relocate to Seattle. The position will be responsible for instruction of DVM students on clinical rotations in an established partnership with SHS. Depending on experience and qualifications, opportunities may exist for shared responsibilities within the SHS structure as well. Specific duties will include (but may not be limited to); case management, supervision of staff, coordination of the clinical and teaching service with other staff, administrators and services of SHS and interactions with faculty and administrators within WSU-Pullman. The instructor may have opportunities to participate in additional didactic teaching and scholarly activity in collaboration with WSU-Pullman faculty. This is an annually renewable position.

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Matt Mickas , 509-335-0752 or Dr. Jessica Reed,

Required Qualifications:
The candidate must possess a DVM or equivalent degree, have experience in shelter medicine, public or academic practice; be proficient in general medicine, surgery and dentistry; and have the ability to effectively communicate and work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies.

Posting Open Date: 04/25/2017

Posting Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

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