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

JOB NO.: 92344-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92344-AS

Working Title: Outreach Veterinarian



FTE: 45% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 15, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $70,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

DVM or equivalent degree with advanced specialized training in Shelter Medicine

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

At least three years of experience working in or with animal shelters; at least one to two years of experience with outreach and consultation activities with animal shelters preferred. Proficiency in practical and tactful identification and articulation of strengths, problems and possible solutions. Ability to write reports and recommendations that will be clear to an audience with a wide range of backgrounds.

License or certificate:

Must be eligible to obtain license to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Wisconsin

Position Summary:

This position is part of the UW Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shelter Medicien Program.

Additional Information:

Candidate must have excellent verbal and written communcation skills, attention to detail and strong organizational skills. Also must have creativity, originality, and a proven ability to initiate projects and see them to a successful completion. Must have a demonstrated ability to work well independently and collaborate in a team environment. Also must have the ability to take direction as well as the ability to provide leadership. Must be comfortable working with people of all levels of expertise and training must be extremely high. Strong preference will be given to applicants living in the Madison, WI area or willing to relocate.


Rachel Crawford
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 on "Apply Now". You will be required to upload a cover letter, resume, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Nancy Parkinson at nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu or 608-262-1158.

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.

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Advertised: Oct 10 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Nov 7 2017 11:55 PM Central Standard Time


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