Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Equine Medicine (Clinical)
School of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Louisiana State University
The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine at LSU is seeking applications for a non-tenure clinical-track faculty in equine medicine. Teaching responsibilities will include veterinary students and equine house officers in clinics and classroom. The successful candidate will have a concurrent appointment to professional staff of the VTH and be responsible for work-up of in-hospital and ambulatory (community practice) general and advanced medicine cases. This candidate will be expected to do collaborative research and contribute to the scholarly activity within the department.
The successful candidate will join a team of equine medicine faculty and contribute to the department's goals through participation in didactic and tutorial instruction in equine medicine. The successful candidate will participate in work-up of general and advanced medicine cases and provide medical care and consult and cooperate with other clinical faculty in clinical equine teaching and hospital practice, as well as support the emergency duty clinicians through provision or supervision.
The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in the ambulatory service (community practice) and provide work-up of general and advanced medicine cases, provide specialized medical care to local practices, farms and race tracks working with local veterinarians. This position will also support the ambulatory emergency service by provision or supervision.
A successful candidate will actively participate in collaborative clinical research and provide residency training, continuing education, and public relations programs of the School of Veterinary Medicine. This faculty member will be expected to contribute to scholarly activity and collaborative research within the Equine Health Studies Program. The EHSP’s primary mission is to provide general and advanced medical care and through discovery, disseminate state-of-the-art information to the stakeholders in the State of Louisiana and surrounding region.
The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in academic governance within the College of Veterinary Medicine, including committees and other academic endeavors as time permits. Other duties as required.
DVM and completion of an ACVIM-approved residency in equine medicine. Board eligibility or certification by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM [LAIM]) and successful completion of a residency training program by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM [LAIM]).
3-4 years of applicable experience. Experience in clinical practice, investigation and collaborative research.
Additional Position Information:
Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.
Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; annual and sick leave; 14 paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption; training and development opportunities; employee discounts and more!
LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity/equal access employer
HCM Contact Information:
Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu.
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