Veterinary Assistant Pathologist/Assistant Professor

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Posting Number19200015FACJob TitleVeterinary Assistant Pathologist/Assistant ProfessorType of EmploymentRegular Full-TimeIf Part Time, Enter Hours Per WeekWork LocationHopkinsvilleEmployment Term12 MonthsPosition TypeFaculty (Non-Tenure-Track)DepartmentBreathitt Veterinary CenterSummary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist with necropsies on animal carcasses and report appropriate findings in laboratory database for pathologist review
• Interpret histopathology slides of necropsy submissions and report findings to pathologist
• Read biopsies and report findings to pathologist
• Conduct appropriate research and publish findings
• Provide consultations with veterinarians and livestock farmers
• Provide instruction, as required, for the Animal Health Technology curriculum
• Perform special projects as determined by Head of Pathology
• Recognizes, documents, and provides input to correct substandard quality
• Develops, reviews and evaluates processes as necessary

Minimum Education Requirements

• Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent is required

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

• Alertness, memory for verbal and written directions and details, analytical ability, ability to logically plan and organize analytical processes
• Pleasant, proactive personality, ability to handle demanding situations, ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere
• Ability to interpret and verify test results
• Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills
• Valid driver’s license

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications

• MS or MPH preferred
• Animal Diagnostic Laboratory experience preferred

Physical Demands

This job requires dissecting animals, handling hazardous materials and biological contaminants (e.g. blood), strong pungent odors, and lifting up to a minimum of 40 lbs.

Work HoursMinimum Salary$55,000Maximum Salary$65,000 Posting Details

Posting Date08/19/2019Closing Date09/09/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vitae

Breathitt Veterinary Center participates in the DHS E-verify program.

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    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document




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    Posted: 8/23/2019
    Application Due: 9/11/2019
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