Lecturer in Internal Medicine

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Lecturer in Internal Medicine

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Oct 23, 2020

The University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine, Section of Medicine invites applications for an annually renewable Lecturer position in Small Animal Internal Medicine. The position is available as of July 2021, or by negotiation. Lecturers in Medicine have a 9 month (38 week) clinical commitment, and their primary responsibilities are clinical teaching and clinical service in the Small Animal Internal Medicine Service. The successful candidate will enjoy a wealth of opportunities in providing clinical service in a very active academic teaching hospital, and in pursuing clinical research in a highly collaborative environment. The Section of Medicine employs 9 (ACVIM, Small Animal Internal Medicine) board-certified internists in direct support of the program, all of whom have active clinical research programs. There are currently 11 residents enrolled in the residency training program. More than 30 Diplomates of several American certifying Colleges support the Section of Medicine. The School’s Small Animal Teaching Hospital is in close proximity to the School’s basic science departments, the School of Medicine, and other Schools of the University, affording excellent opportunities for collaboration and professional growth. The School is located amid a vibrant urban neighborhood that offers an abundance of cultural resources including music, art, theatres, and fine dining (www.upenn.edu/life-at- penn/philadelphia). For the active nature lover, the great outdoors is within minutes of the city by car or bicycle. 


Candidates must have a veterinary degree, internship training, and residency training in Small Animal Internal Medicine. Preference will be given to applicants who are board-certified by the American or European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Specialty of Internal Medicine). Salaries will be commensurate with professional and academic credentials and experience.

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants should apply electronically to http://apply.interfolio.com/. The system will prompt you to attach a letter of intent including a brief statement of personal and research goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and contact information for three references. The letters should be directed to Dr. Beth Callan, Professor of Medicine and Chair of the Search Committee. Questions regarding the position should be sent to Peggy Alfarano, Search Coordinator at [email protected]




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Posted: 10/30/2020
Application Due: 1/28/2021
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