College of Veterinary Medicine: Clinical-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomic Pathology

Champaign, IL
Sep 08, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Clinical-Track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Zoological Anatomic Pathology

The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Full-time, 100% (12-month basis)

Non-Tenure, Clinical Position

The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine Zoological Pathology Program, a unit within the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, is seeking an Anatomic Pathologist at the clinical-track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. The Zoological Pathology Program, housed at the Chicago Zoological Society's Brookfield Zoo, is a full-service diagnostic, teaching and research program that serves local zoological institutions as well as local, national and international non-profit and governmental wildlife agencies. The program has earned an international reputation for excellence in diagnostic service, education of residents and veterinary students, contribution to worldwide conservation efforts, and original scholarship. This position is a regular, full-time, twelve-month, clinical-track appointment and is available beginning on or about March 1, 2018. An earlier start date can be negotiated. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Candidates must possess a DVM or equivalent degree and ACVP board eligibility. Advanced research training, experience in diagnostic veterinary medicine and molecular techniques, ACVP board certification, as well as excellent communication/ interpersonal skills are preferred. Applicants must have demonstrated expertise in non-domestic animal pathology.

The successful candidate will function in the areas of diagnostic services, teaching and scholarly activity. Service duties will include necropsy examinations, surgical pathology, and pathology consultations with clinicians at allied institutions, referring veterinarians and consulting biologists. Teaching duties will include instruction of veterinary students, pathology residents and graduate students. Creative scholarly activity will depend on the candidate's interests and may range from creation and improvement of molecular diagnostic services to collaborative or independent research. Assignment of duties is expected to be 75% service, 15% teaching and 10% creative scholarly activity.

Qualified applicants should apply online at Applicants will be required to submit a letter of interest describing their professional goals, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three professional references. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Dr. Kathleen Colegrove at (312) 585-9063 or

In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 1, 2017. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: College of Veterinary Medicine
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Veterinary Medicine: Clinical-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomic Pathology - Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (F1700103)
Open Date: 09/07/2017
Organization Name: Veterinary Diagnostic Lab