Breathitt Veterinary Center (BVC), a unit of Murray State University, is located in Hopkinsville, Kentucky just minutes from Clarksville, Tennessee and close to Nashville, Tennessee. Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is also minutes away with many outdoor activities.
BVC has an immediate opening for a Diagnostic Pathologist to join us. Good benefits, the opportunity to see a variety of diagnostic cases with good hours.
Breathitt Veterinary Center is a fully accredited AAVLD laboratory and is associated with NAHLN, LIRN, and NPIP.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Murray State University is an equal education and employment opportunity, M/F/D, AA employer. Breathitt Veterinary Center participates in the DHS E-verify program.
Responsibilities: Perform necropsies on animal carcasses and report appropriate findings. Interpret histopathology slides of necropsy submissions and report findings. Conduct appropriate research and publish findings. Provide consultations with veterinarians and livestock farmers. Provide instruction as required, for Animal Health Technology curriculum. Excellent interpersonal and communication (oral and written skills). Ability to work with a wide variety of people. Comply with Quality Management System. Perform special projects as determined by Head of Pathology.
Qualifications: DVM or equivalent. MS OR two years residency training in anatomic pathology with an emphasis on diagnostics. Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are vital.