Clinical Assistant Professor

Job description

Posting Number:

F0880P

Working Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department:

Vet Med Infectious Diseases

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 (https://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 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 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:

The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, founded in 1946, is dedicated to training future veterinarians, providing services to animal owners and veterinarians, and conducting investigations to improve the health of animals as well as people. The college benefits pets and their owners, food-producing animals, and wildlife by offering the highest quality hospital and diagnostic laboratory services. Equipped with the most technologically advanced facilities located on a university campus, the college is dedicated to safeguarding public health by studying emerging infectious diseases that affect both animal and human health.

The College of Veterinary Medicine values all members of the university community, recognizing that differences in experience and culture can only lead to a more well-rounded, accepting academic environment. We have an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in our Principles of Community (http://vet.uga.edu/principles-of-community/)

Posting Type:

External

Retirement Plan:

TRS or ORP

Employment Type:

Employee

Benefits Eligibility:

Benefits Eligible

Anticipated Start Date:

07/01/2021

Job Posting Date:

04/20/2021

Open until filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Review of applications will begin immediately and the deadline for receipt of applications for full consideration is May 22, 2021. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Andrew Moorhead, Search Committee Chairperson, by email, at [email protected]

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:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty Rank:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contract Type:

Fiscal (12 mo.)

Tenure Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications:

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline

Position Summary:

The Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia, is seeking candidates for a clinical-track faculty position in Parasitology at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor. The major responsibilities for this position are to teach and manage the parasitology section of the Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Lab. The new parasitologist will also act to coordinate laboratory teaching efforts for all parasitology courses taught by the Infectious Diseases Department, including the fourth year rotation.

Additional Requirements:

DVM and board-eligible or boarded Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiology (Parasitology)

Is this a Position of Trust?:

Yes

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

Yes

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:

Director of the Parasitology Section of the Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Lab.

Percentage Of Time:

40

Duties/Responsibilities:

Coordinate laboratory teaching efforts for all parasitology courses taught by IDIS, including the fourth year rotation for veterinary students.

Percentage Of Time:

40

Duties/Responsibilities:

Research collaboration with investigators on and off-campus.

Percentage Of Time:

20

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/23/2021
Application Due: 6/22/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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