Anatomic Pathologist - Wildlife Emphasis - Assistant Professor, AC track

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Anatomic Pathologist - Wildlife Emphasis - Assistant Professor, AC track

Location:
New Bolton Center, Kennett Square, PA
Open Date:
Apr 1, 2021
Description:

The Diagnostic Pathology Service at New Bolton Center (NBC), Department of Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine invites applicants for a faculty position in Anatomic Pathology with a Wildlife Emphasis in the Academic Clinician (AC) track in Kennett Square, PA.  This  position is expected to establish a diagnostic and surveillance program in partnership with the Penn Vet Wildlife Futures Program and the Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System through skillful interpretation of lesions in a wide range of wild and domestic species, primarily avian and mammalian. The Wildlife Futures Program at NBC is integrated with the Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System (PADLS), a tripartite animal diagnostic laboratory system funded by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnostics (AAVLD). In addition to providing diagnostic services for the Pennsylvania Game Commission and Penn Vet’s Widener Hospital, the laboratory also receives livestock (horses, cattle, small ruminants, camelids, poultry), companion animal (dogs and cats), and laboratory animal diagnostic necropsy cases.  The position also requires clinical training of veterinary and postdoctoral students in veterinary pathology.

Additional information about the Pathobiology Department may be found at https://www.vet.upenn.edu/research/academic-departments/pathobiology  


Qualifications:

Applicants must have a DVM/VMD degree and ACVP board eligibility. In addition to excellent communication and writing skills, a track record of wildlife expertise is required. Research training and experience will be regarded favorably in applicant evaluations. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s training and experience. 


Application Instructions:

The search committee will begin considering applications immediately.  The anticipated start date is as soon as possible.

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 6/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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