Job description

JOB NO.: 96600-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Management/Supervisory, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 96600-AS

Working Title: RARC Pathology Laboratory Director


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 01, 2019

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $100,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Required DVM and Board Certification with the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP). PhD preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Three plus years in comparative and/or laboratory animal pathology, as well as veterinary pathology work. Experience with laboratory rodents is required. Toxicologic pathology experience is desired. Employee management experience is strongly desired.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Research Animal Resources and Compliance (RARC) Program is based in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (OVCRGE) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. RARC is multidisciplinary in scope and provides veterinary and operational support to the UW-Madison animal care and use program. The animal program involves all aspects of animal use for research, teaching, and outreach. RARC has strong research, administrative, and teaching links to the UW-Madison College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), College and Letters and Science (L&S), School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH), School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM), and other OVCRGE Centers.

The Research Animal Veterinarian pathology position is a non-tenure track position located in the Veterinary Unit of RARC and will report to the Chief Campus Veterinarian. The overall responsibility of this position is to provide comparative pathology support to the UW research community and to a dedicated team of veterinary professionals delivering quality veterinary care and research guidance. Established expertise in the area of laboratory animal and comparative veterinary pathology is critical for the incumbent to be successful in this positon.

Additional Information:


Marwa Bassiouni
[email protected]
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:

Your application must be received through Jobs at UW portal to be considered a candidate.

To apply for the position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to submit a resume and cover letter that describes your qualifications as they relate to the position.

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: Nov 9 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: Dec 7 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time





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Posted: 11/10/2018
Application Due: 12/8/2018
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