Assistant or Associate Professor of Veterinary Food Animal Medicine
Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Veterinary Food Animal Medicine
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 26784
The University of Missouri Food Animal Medicine Faculty Position (2018)The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, seeks applications for a full time tenure track or non-tenure track faculty position in Food Supply Veterinary Medicine at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank. Details about position, MU and Columbia are posted online at https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic .This appointment’s primary focus is field service and production medicine for all livestock, with an emphasis in cow/calf, with a minority of time dedicated to in house clinical service. In addition, the successful candidate will:
- Develop a caseload-based clinical curriculum in livestock production medicine;Contribute to a production medicine clinical elective that is taught every year;Interact with the animal-owning public, referring veterinarians, students, commodity groups, extension faculty, animal science faculty, and the Missouri Department of Agriculture;Share with other faculty and house officers in after-hours call;Share responsibility for training interns, residents and graduate students.Participate in clinical / production based research (non-tenure track-teaching) or develop an independently funded research program related to food supply veterinary medicine (tenure track).
- a letter stating professional interests and career goals;professional transcript(s);contact information (including email addresses) for three references; and,a curriculum vitae;
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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Columbia Missouri Information MU’s Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is a state-of-the-art teaching and medical services facility for companion animals as well as livestock. Columbia, MO is an ideal location for such a teaching hospital. The population of central Missouri and reasonable proximity to St. Louis and Kansas City provide for a robust small animal emergency and referral caseload. Missouri is a strong agricultural state with large numbers of horses, cattle, hogs, and poultry. MU is a nationally competitive, global university. Many states fund separate research and land-grant universities, but Missouri combines those roles at its flagship institution. MU is both a land-grant university with a statewide mission of service to citizens and Missouri’s largest public research university. Mizzou is one of only five universities nationwide that offers law, medicine, veterinary medicine and a nuclear research reactor on one campus.MU is a national leader in comparative medicine, in which researchers collaborate by sharing discoveries, innovations and treatments for humans and animals. For more about the College of Veterinary Medicine and our impact on Missouri, the nation and the world, go to:
- University of Missouri/College of Veterinary Medicine- http://cvm.missouri.edu/Veterinary Health Center- http://www.vmth.missouri.edu/Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery- http://www.vms.missouri.edu/faculty.htmlVeterinary Medical Diagnostic Lab- http://vmdl.missouri.edu/