Asst/Assoc/Full Prof of SAMS DI (Tenure track or Clinical Track)

Job description

Posting Number:

F0752P

Working Title:

Asst/Assoc/Full Prof of SAMS DI (Tenure track or Clinical Track)

Department:

Vet Med Small Animal Medicine & Surg

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department:

Information about UGA-CVM or the radiology section can be found on the following websites:
http://vet.uga.edu/vbdi and
http://www.vet.uga.edu/personnel/index.php

College/Unit/Department website:

https://vet.uga.edu/education/academic-departments/small-animal-medicine-and-surgery/

Posting Type:

External

Retirement Plan:

TRS

Employment Type:

Employee

Benefits Eligibility:

Benefits Eligible

Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Anticipated Start Date:

02/01/2021

Job Posting Date:

11/11/2020

Open until filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Jane Quandt, Search Committee Chairperson, by email ([email protected]) or telephone (706-202-5707). Review will begin as soon as applications are received and will continue until the positions are filled. All applications will be fully considered until December 15, 2020; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The employment starting date for the successful candidate is negotiable and can be as early as February 01, 2021. As required by University of Georgia policy, the successful candidate will be subject to background investigation.

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EEO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Classification Title:

Open Rank

Faculty Rank:

Open Rank

Contract Type:

Fiscal (12 mo.)

Tenure Status:

Negotiable

Minimum Qualifications:

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline

Position Summary:

The University of Georgia – College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for three faculty positions in small animal diagnostic imaging at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor.

The successful candidate will join two full-time radiologists in an exceptionally well-equipped imaging environment, and the goal is to have five full-time radiologists. The Department currently enjoys the following equipment: a Siemens Skyra 3.0 Tesla MRI magnet and Siemens Somatom Sensation 64 slice CT, both of which accommodate large and small animals; GE S8 and Tosiba Xario ultrasounds; Canon fluoroscopy, Canon digital radiography; Fuji CR; a dedicated IR suite with OEC 9900 Elite mobile C-arm fluoroscopy; IS2 Research NuCamma SR 53cm x 39 cm Free Floater gamma camera (Mirage nuclear medicine software); and integrated DICOM viewing and archival system (Lexmark Nil Viewer and Mach 7 VNA).

Responsibilities will include didactic teaching and clinical training of veterinary medical students, radiology residents, and other house officers. Teaching, service activities, and clinical responsibilities are shared with other faculty radiologists. Interested candidates will have opportunity to pursue independent and collaborative basic science or clinical research.

Additional Requirements:

All candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree, have completed an approved residency of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine or the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and have board certification or be eligible for board certification.

To be considered for the tenure track or tenured faculty ranks, documented research productivity commensurate with rank and an interest in developing a research program is required.

Clinical track (non-tenure track):

Clinical Assistant Professor
Candidates should be board certified or eligible for board certification. Candidates should show evidence of a high level of competence and demonstrated promise of moving toward excellence in patient care, student instruction, scholarly activities, or practice and service.

Clinical Associate Professor
Board certification and a minimum of five years at the rank of clinical assistant professor, or comparable experience. Clear and convincing evidence of stature as a regional authority. Demonstrated excellence in clinical competency and documented excellence in patient care, student instruction, scholarly activities, or practice and service.

Clinical Professor Qualifications
Board certification and at least five years at the rank of clinical associate professor, or comparable experience. Excellence in clinical competency and recognized at the national level as an authority. Documented excellence in patient care, student instruction, scholarly activities, professional leadership, or practice and service. Candidates should demonstrate superior performance and be recognized by students or peers as an outstanding educator.

Tenure track or Tenured:

Assistant Professor
Candidates should show promise of moving toward excellence in the criteria appropriate to their work assignment.

Associate Professor
Board certification and a minimum of five years at the rank of assistant professor. Clear and convincing evidence of stature as a regional and emerging or existing national authority.

Full Professor
Board certification and at least five years at the rank of associate professor or attainment of rank of professor with tenure at an academic institution. Clear and convincing evidence of stature as a national and emerging or existing international authority.
To be eligible for tenure upon appointment, candidates must be appointed as an associate or full professor, have been tenured at a prior institution, and bring a demonstrably national reputation to the institution. Candidates must be approved for tenure upon appointment before hire.

Is this a Position of Trust?:

Yes

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Is driving a responsibility of this position?:

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

No

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

Yes

Credit and P-Card policy:

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities will include didactic teaching and clinical training of veterinary medical students, house officers, and radiology residents. Teaching, service activities, and clinical responsibilities will be shared with other faculty radiologists. Interested candidates will have the opportunity for independent and collaborative research, basic science or clinical.

Percentage Of Time:

100

 

 

 

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Posted: 11/13/2020
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