Predominately Large Animal Clinician
Department of Large Animal Clinical sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University
The Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University is pleased to announce an open clinical-track Assistant or Associate Professor Position in the Food Animal Section. We are seeking an innovative and dynamic mixed/predominately large animal veterinarian with an interest and passion for providing primary patient care to horses, cattle, swine, dogs and poultry, providing production medicine services for integrated production systems, and for preparing veterinary students to serve rural communities and modern food production systems.
Qualifications include a DVM degree or equivalent; eligibility for regular licensure by the Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners is required. Previous private and/or academic practice experience is desirable as is being certified or eligible to take the certifying examination for the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners or other specialty discipline. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The clinical responsibility of this individual will be to provide individual and herd animal health care and production management services for animals owned by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). The successful candidate will provide veterinary care to approximately 18,000 head of cattle, 1,400 horses, 20,000 swine, 1,300 dogs and 240,000 chickens owned by the TDCJ. This clinician will also be a member of a team of three veterinarians that serve as liaison between the personnel from TDCJ farm units, TDCJ Agriculture Headquarters personnel and Texas A&M University, Texas Animal Health Commission, United States Department of Agriculture, Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Large and Small Animal Clinical Sciences. This team plays a major role in the instruction of 4th year veterinary students in large animal primary care and production medicine. The TDCJ livestock enterprises provide collaborative opportunities with university colleagues.
A complete job description may be found here. Additional links can be found on our website at: vetmed.tamu.edu and vethospital.tamu.edu. A link to the Bryan/College Station area: VisitAggieland.com.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit an application at the following link: TAMU Workday Jobs.
Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Bissett at (979) 845-4731 or firstname.lastname@example.org, respectfully.
Application review will begin on February 1, 2018 and applications will be considered until the position is filled.
The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.