Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology

Job description

Posting Number:


Internal Recruitment :


Working Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology

Anticipated Hiring Range:

Commensurate with candidates experience and qualifications.

Work Schedule:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Flexibility required dependent on clinic needs.

Job Location:

Raleigh, NC

Department :

Dept Molecular Biomedical Scie

About the Department:

About the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences
The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has achieved national recognition in research, teaching and clinical excellence, and the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences plays critical roles in all of these areas. The Molecular Biomedical Sciences (MBS) department bridges basic and clinical research and is home to 45 multi-disciplinary faculty, as well as staff, post-docs, graduate students and house officers. Disciplines represented in MBS include basic science fields (cell biology, physiology, gross anatomy, developmental and reproductive biology, environmental science and toxicology, genomics, neurobiology, and regenerative medicine), clinical specialties (anesthesiology, pharmacology, nutrition, and diagnostic imaging), and pedagogy. The MBS department trains both veterinary medical students and graduate students interested in research-based careers. The department’s research mission focuses on the discovery of new knowledge relevant to animal and human disease and applying these findings to enhancing health and well-being.

About Diagnostic Imaging at the NC State Veterinary Hospital
Diagnostic imaging in the NC State Veterinary Hospital is extremely well equipped with four Canon digital radiographic systems (two small animal, two equine), a digital RF room, a biplane cath lab, two Canon Aplio i700 and one Canon Aplio i500 ultrasound machines for small animal imaging, a Mylab 70 XVG for equine orthopedics and assorted portable equine ultrasound machines, an equine/small animal nuclear medicine suite using Mirage software, two Siemens CT machines, (16 slice for equine and 64 slice for small animal), and a 3.0T Siemens Skyra MRI suite configured for small animal and equine MR imaging. A fully integrated web based Radiology Information System (Empiric Systems/Fuji) and PACS (Merge) allows for easy report generation and image distribution throughout the College. The RIS and PACS are readily accessible offsite and via iOS devices.

There are six other full-time radiologists, seven radiology residents, and ten technologists and support staff. The radiology department is a congenial team-oriented group which is excited about the prospects of furthering the development of imaging at NCSU in collaboration with the talents and ideas of a new faculty member. The NC State Veterinary Hospital is a wonderful workplace with enthusiastic students, technologists and other faculty specialists who work together to provide excellent veterinary medical care and to advance the knowledge base.

For more information about the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences please visit For more information about the NC State Veterinary Hospital please visit

About Raleigh, NC and the Triangle
North Carolina State University and the surrounding area have many enriching opportunities. Research Triangle Park, containing numerous pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, is located within the Research Triangle formed by Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, which are home to NC State University, Duke University, and UNC-Chapel Hill, respectively. Raleigh is located in central North Carolina, and both coastal and mountain communities are within a few hours’ drive. The Triangle community is active and culturally diverse and is often cited as one of the most desirable places to live in the United States. The quality of life in Central North Carolina is excellent, with many stimulating cultural, sporting, and outdoor activities.

Essential Job Duties:

This position’s primary responsibilities will be the provision of clinical imaging services to the NC State Veterinary Hospital and the training of senior DVM students and hospital house officers. The successful incumbent will:

  • Provide clinical radiology services within the Veterinary Hospital.
  • Actively participate in veterinary and graduate teaching programs. Supervise and train residents in veterinary radiology, conduct student rounds, attend clinic rounds and present known case conferences to radiology residents.
  • Contribute to the knowledge base of the professional discipline through collaborative research with other clinical specialists or basic scientists.
  • Provide teleradiology consultations to referring veterinarians and others.

The radiology faculty is committed to making this position as flexible as possible to fit the desires of the successful applicant. Clinical service can be tailored to suit the interests of the faculty member. Excellent opportunities exist for independent or collaborative investigational activities and for innovations in teaching. Strong ties exist between the College and area medical schools. The Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI) located on the NC State Veterinary Hospital campus provides excellent opportunities for participation in collaborative and translational research projects.

Other Responsibilities:

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

Strong commitment to excellence in teaching.

Minimum Experience and Education:

DVM or equivalent degree and completion of an American College of Veterinary Radiology or European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging approved residency at the commencement of the position required. Final-year residents are encouraged to apply.

Other Required Qualifications:

Contribute to our teaching mission, and help us deliver Day One Competence in our graduates.

Preferred Qualifications:

Diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Radiology or the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging.

Required License(s) or Certification(s):

Eligibility for veterinary licensure (or faculty certificate) in North Carolina.

Valid NC Driver's License required:


Commercial Driver's License required:


Job Open Date:


Anticipated Close Date:

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applications should include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three professional references.

Questions regarding the position can be directed to Gabriela Seiler, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected]

Position Number:


Position Type:

Non-Tenure-Track Faculty

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):



12 Month Recurring

Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:

Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather

Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events:

Non Mandatory - Emergency Event

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:


Department ID:

194001 - Dept Molecular Biomedical Scie


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.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] 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 equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

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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Job No:
Posted: 12/27/2019
Application Due: 2/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time