Clinical Veterinarian in Ruminant Production Medicine

Job description

Vacancy Type EHRA Non-Faculty

Is Internal Transfer Only No

Working Title Clinical Veterinarian in Ruminant Production Medicine

Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Position Number 00105818

Work Schedule Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00

Department 196001 - Dept-Population,Health,Pathobi

Department Dept-Population,Health,Pathobiology

Job City & State Raleigh, NC

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

North Carolina State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is a dynamic community whose members are dedicated to preparing veterinarians and veterinarian scientists while advancing animal and human health from the cellular level through entire ecosystems.

With the graduation of its first class in 1985, the CVM is one of the younger veterinary programs in the country. Despite its relative youth, the College has gained international recognition on the strength of its teaching, research, engagement, and patient care efforts and is ranked 3rd among the nation’s 28 colleges of veterinary medicine in the current U.S. News & World Report survey.

Located on 180 acres near downtown Raleigh, the College encompasses 20 buildings on the main Centennial Biomedical Campus. Instruction is in three departments—Clinical Sciences, Molecular Biomedical Sciences, and Population Health & Pathobiology. In addition to the four-year Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, there are programs leading to master and doctoral degrees in several areas with numerous opportunities for specialization.

Essential Job Duties

The Department of Population Health and Pathobiology at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications from qualified individuals for a Clinical Veterinarian position in Ruminant Production Medicine with a beef cattle emphasis. This is a limited term position with a 12-month appointment. The selected individual’s primary responsibilities will focus on clinical teaching of ruminant production medicine, with an emphasis on beef cattle. This will primarily focus on senior veterinary students, with participation in teaching laboratories for students in the first 3 years of the curriculum. A strong interest in teaching veterinary students is required.

The position will include clinical responsibilities mainly through field service including routine reproductive work. The candidate may be expected to be engaged in extension at some level and interact with livestock producers and the North Carolina cattle industry.

This position is expected to last one year subject to available funding.

Minimum Education/Experience

DVM or equivalent degree and eligibility for licensure (or Faculty Certificate) to practice veterinary medicine in the State of North Carolina, as well as eligibility for Federal veterinary accreditation.

Departmental Required Skills

A strong interest in teaching veterinary students is required.

Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

Ability to lift up to 60 pounds.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Familiarity with the modern beef cattle business is highly desirable.

Required License or Certification

Eligibility for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in the State of North Carolina, as well as eligibility for Federal veterinary accreditation.

Special Instructions

Applications should include a current resume/CV, a cover letter, and the contact information for three professional references.

Job Open Date 05/24/2018

Must Be Open Until Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No

Proposed Hire Date 06/18/2018


NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. 
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.




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Posted: 6/5/2018
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