College of Veterinary Medicine: Open Rank Tenure Track or Clinical Track Veterinary Ophthalmolo...
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA CHAMPAIGN
DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE
Open Rank Tenure Track or Clinical Track Veterinary Ophthalmologist
FULL-TIME 100% (12-MONTH BASIS
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Newly structured Ophthalmology Department looking for 2 new ophthalmologists to develop and grow the department. The Comparative Ophthalmology Service at the University of Illinois is committed to continuing our service’s and college’s tradition of outstanding service, teaching, and research. The successful candidate will be providing clinical service, clinical and didactic teaching of professional students, interns, and residents, as well as contributing to the scholarly mission of the College, through either independent or collaborative research efforts. Our service enjoys a large and varied caseload in both the small and large animal clinic. The current ophthalmology department is looking to hire 2 ophthalmologist that will work collaboratively to achieve excellence in clinical service, clinical and didactic teaching of professional students, interns, and residents, as well as contributing to the scholarly mission of the College. The service also receives outstanding support from anesthesia, critical care, diagnostic imaging, and pathology services. Our hospital possesses a comprehensive array of resources in the form of state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical equipment and enjoys a close relationship with faculty members across our department, the college and the university. Opportunities to collaborate with clinical and basic science researchers within the college and university are widely available. We strive to maintain a collaborative environment for clinical and basic research, and all scholarly activity is valued in the school’s promotions process.
The University of Illinois values work-life balance and collegiality. We are a friendly and interactive hospital and we seek a new colleague who excels clinically and academically but who also likes to have fun at work and build strong relationships with coworkers.
REQUIREMENTS: DVM degree or equivalent. ACVO or ECVO board certified, board qualified or individuals who have completed ACVO or ECVO residency training in veterinary ophthalmology. Residents currently in an ACVO or ECVO training program are also encouraged to apply.
SALARY: Commensurate with applicant’s experience and qualifications.
CLOSING DATE: In order to receive full consideration, applications and related documents should be received by June 15, 2021. The review of applications will begin immediately; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date, and consideration will continue until suitable candidates are identified for the position.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Please create your candidate profile through https://jobs.illinois.edu. Upload application materials, including your application letter, resume, transcripts, and names and email contact information for three references by June 15, 2021. All requested information must be submitted for your application to be considered. Additional information can be found here: https://vetmed.illinois.edu/horizons/ or by contacting:
Dr. Devon Hague, Chair, Search Committee
Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine
University of Illinois
1008 West Hazelwood Drive
Urbana, IL 61802-4714
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College Name or Administrative Unit:College of Veterinary Medicine Category:1-Faculty Title:College of Veterinary Medicine: Open Rank Tenure Track or Clinical Track Veterinary Ophthalmologist (127317) Open Date:02/05/2020 Organization Name:Vet Clinical Medicine