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Career Opportunities in Veterinary Clinical Pathology

 

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Graduate Research Assistant and Residency Position in Clinical Pathology - Department of Veterinary Pathology - Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine

The Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University invites applications for a residency/MS training position in clinical pathology, with the potential option of the PhD degree dependent on qualifications and funding. This program emphasizes an integrated approach to develop diagnostic, research/experimental design, and teaching expertise. The program will lead to eligibility for certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP). This position is a salaried 12-month appointment with benefits; further information can be found at:
https://www.grad-college.iastate.edu/handbook/chapter.php?id=3
https://sship.hr.iastate.edu/eligibility-cost/graduate-students-with-assistantship
https://www.hr.iastate.edu/benefits/insurance.

An understanding of diagnostic clinical pathology and disease pathogenesis is facilitated by rotations through diagnostic services for the veterinary teaching hospital and private clinical practices, teaching of veterinary students, graduate courses, and seminars. The participating departmental faculty include 6 anatomic pathologists (5 ACVP board-certified with current additional hiring), 4 ACVP board-certified clinical pathologists, and 2 parasitology faculty (1 board-certified via ACVM). The department includes students pursuing MS and PhD degree programs in pathology and interdepartmental programs that bring together a variety of national and international experiences and expertise. Additional information about the department is located at https://vetmed.iastate.edu/vpath.

Clinical pathology teaching occurs in curricular years 2-4 for veterinary students and the diagnostic caseload for training is diverse and robust. Research areas include, but are not limited to, comparative clinical pathology, cellular and molecular pathology, host defense mechanisms in infectious diseases, and cellular immunology. A strong collaborative environment exists between the different colleges at Iowa State University, the USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center and APHIS National Veterinary Services Laboratories, and the Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa.

Completion of the DVM or equivalent degree is required by the start of the position (May/June 2018). Preference will be given to applicants with related experience/interests and excellent communication skills. Renewal of the appointment is based on satisfactory academic progress and performance.

Applications received by March 15, 2018 will be given complete consideration with application review continuing until a candidate is selected. All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check.

Please send a letter stating interests and goals, curriculum vitae, copy of veterinary college transcripts, and the contact information for three references via U.S. mail, email, or fax to: Dr. Claire Andreasen, Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011; FAX 515-294-5423, email candreas@iastate.edu. Questions regarding this vacancy are directed to Dr. Andreasen at 515-294-0869.

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu.

Posted: January 18, 2018


Term Position (1 year) in Veterinary Clinical Pathology - Western College of Veterinary Medicine - University of Saskatchewan

(Review of applications will begin January 29, 2018 and continue until the position is filled)

The successful candidate will be a competent and enthusiastic teacher, scholar, diagnostician, and committed to advancing the research program of the Department and WCVM. Duties will include teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels, co-supervision of graduate students, research and scholarly activity, and diagnostic service, usually in the context of clinical teaching. Applicants must have a DVM (or equivalent) and board certification or eligibility for certification with the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (Clinical Pathology). Candidate must be eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association (SVMA).

In addition to proficiency in diagnostic anatomic and clinical pathology, current areas of expertise within the Department include: pathogenesis of infectious disease in domestic and wildlife species, skeletal and metabolic disease, oncology, and innate immunity. Independent and collaborative research within the Department, College, and University is encouraged. Resources for research and scholarly activity include a rich and diverse diagnostic caseload available through Prairie Diagnostic Services Inc.; the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative; the Veterinary Medical Centre; the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO); InterVac (International Vaccine Centre), a vaccine research and development centre with one of the largest Containment Level 3 (CL3) facilities in North America; the Canadian Light Source, Canada's national synchrotron light facility; and a number of interdisciplinary groups including the: Toxicology Group, Immunology and Infectious Disease Research Group, School of Public Health, and School of the Environment and Sustainability. The WCVM has undergone major renovation and expansion that includes a well-equipped cooperative college research laboratory suited to a range of molecular techniques and a new diagnostic laboratory.

The University of Saskatchewan, with a student population of about 20,000, boasts a beautiful campus located in Saskatoon, a prairie city with a population of over 250,000. The city offers a scenic riverbank, many parks, a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant cultural community, affordable living, and a high quality of life. The University of Saskatchewan has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research, and service and has the widest array of health science colleges in Canada.

Complete applications will include: a statement of professional goals and interests; current curriculum vitae; and the names and contact information of at least three professionals willing to serve as references. Appropriately signed electronic or paper-based applications should be sent to:

Dr. Susantha Gomis, Head
Department of Veterinary Pathology
Western College of Veterinary Medicine
52 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
S7N 5B4
Phone: 306 966-7299 Fax: 306 966-7439
e-mail: susantha.gomis@usask.ca

The University is committed to Employment Equity. Members of Designated Groups (women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities and visible minorities) are encouraged to self-identify on their applications. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Additional information about the University and WCVM is available at:
www.usask.ca; www.usaskfaculty.ca

Posted: January 18, 2018


Veterinary Pathologist - IDEXX Laboratories, New Zealand

IDEXX Laboratories is the global leader in veterinary diagnostics providing the complete diagnostic solutionTM through a wide range of quality laboratory services, In-Clinic analyzers, testing devices and Practice Management software solutions.

Our Palmerston North laboratory is one of two veterinary pathology laboratories focused on providing veterinary diagnostic services to veterinarians and related industries throughout New Zealand. We have an opportunity for an experienced and passionate Veterinary Pathologist to join our national team of pathologists.

The workload within the team is varied across anatomical and clinpath disciplines. Therefore, we are seeking applications from qualified Veterinary Pathologists with anatomical and/or clinical pathology experience.

Our Palmerston North laboratory is based at Massey University's Institute of Veterinary, Biomedical and Animal Sciences providing regular collaboration with academic veterinary pathologists and interpretations for specialists from the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. In addition, we have a large client base providing a stimulating caseload including companion animals, production animals, equine, zoo and wildlife as well as providing support for research institutes.

This role will offer you:

  • A market leading company that continues to reinvest $100M per annum into research and development devoted to veterinary diagnostics
  • CPD is actively encouraged with regular attendance at national and international conferences by our pathologists and technical staff
  • Innovative working environment utilising the latest in diagnostic technology
  • Collaboration and networking with IDEXX's team of diagnostic professionals locally and globally
  • Opportunity to make a difference and positively impact your community by helping pets, people and livestock

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • ACVP or ECVP board certification in Veterinary Pathology
  • Previous experience in Diagnostic Veterinary Pathology
  • Veterinary degree suitable for New Zealand registration
  • An outstanding customer service ethic
  • High levels of drive and self- motivation
  • The ability to build long lasting relationships with our customers and actively participant in their continuing education

If you are interested in making a difference with a growing market leader, please apply via our careers page at www.idexx.com or contact Kate Harris, Human Resources Business Partner, kate-harris@idexx.com or +61 2 9898 7387.

Posted: January 15, 2018


Veterinary Clinical Pathologist for the Veterinary Pathology Group, UK

Are you an energetic, personable, talented Clinical Pathologist , motivated by high quality diagnostic work with an eye for innovation ? If you are, we have a great position for you.

TDDS and our colleagues in the Veterinary Pathology Group (six laboratories including Bridge Pathology), now part of Europe-wide SYNLAB group, offer a complete, expert, accessible, fast, innovative, private courier-based diagnostic service across the UK and Ireland. We are the UK benchmark for cytology, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, immunocytochemistry, diagnostic PCR and toxicology. Our client base ranges from rural practices in Southern Ireland to all the privately owned referral centres in the UK.

The position is available at the Exeter Laboratory (TDDS) but a suitable candidate could have the choice of our laboratories in Hitchin (North of London) or Leeds. Applicants should be board certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists, European College of Veterinary Pathologists or Royal College of Pathologists, although experienced applicants who are sitting their postgraduate examinations in the next year will also be considered. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience, CPD being encouraged, expected and accommodated.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter by email to Dr. Andy Torrance at TDDS@exeter.ac.uk. For informal enquiries please contact Andy directly at agtorrance@googlemail.com. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is selected.

Posted: December 19, 2017


Clinical Pathology Internship - College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University

Program Description
The Clinical Pathology section of the Animal Health Diagnostic Center (AHDC) is offering a one-year internship to an individual with a DVM/VMD degree (or equivalent) and a strong interest in clinical pathology. The primary goal of this internship is to prepare the individual to be highly qualified and competitive for advancement into a clinical pathology residency program. This program emphasizes pathophysiologic mechanisms of disease, laboratory methodology and data interpretation, hematologic and cytologic diagnostic evaluation, and participation in scholarly activities. The intern will rotate through the various sub-sections of our laboratory including hematology, chemistry, immunology, and cytology preparation working under the guidance of our team of medical technologists and veterinary technicians to learn diagnostic procedures. After sufficient training, the intern will share after hours on-call duty with the two clinical pathology residents, limited to performing crossmatches and cell counts on fluids. A faculty member is always assigned to provide backup support. The intern will receive instruction from our team of board-certified clinical pathologists during regularly scheduled group teaching sessions, alongside our two clinical pathology residents. Attendance at our 8-week clinical pathology course in the veterinary curriculum is an expectation. The intern will also actively participate in at least one prospective research project under the guidance and mentoring of a clinical pathology faculty member. Rotations in other lab sections of the AHDC, as well as the Cornell University Hospital for Animals, Equine Hospital, and Nemo Farm Animal Hospital can be arranged based on the individual's interests and time constraints of the program. Upon satisfactory completion of all requirements of the internship program, a "Certificate of Internship" in Clinical Pathology will be awarded.

Applicants should electronically submit a letter of intent and curriculum vitae to Dr. Ashleigh Newman at alw43@cornell.edu. Three letters of professional recommendation are also required and should be emailed to Dr. Newman, directly by the referees. Official veterinary school transcripts should be mailed by the institution to the following address:

Dr. Ashleigh Newman
College of Veterinary Medicine S1 056 Schurman Hall
602 Tower Road
Ithaca, NY 14853

The application deadline is January 2nd, 2018. The inclusive dates of the program are from July 2, 2018 to June 31, 2019. Note, that the end date may be negotiable if the intern is accepted to a program with an earlier start date. Please direct questions to Dr. Newman at alw43@cornell.edu

Applicants from both foreign and American colleges of veterinary medicine are welcome to apply. Preference is generally given to applicants from AVMA accredited colleges. Diversity and Inclusion are a part of our heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Posted: December 5, 2017


Diagnostic Laboratory Interns - Kansas State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is seeking applicants for two Clinical Pathology Interns. The purpose of these positions is to offer quality of after-hours testing performed by the clinical pathology laboratory while at the same time train veterinarians who want to advance their diagnostic skills and/or those who are hoping to pursue advanced training in the field of veterinary diagnostic medicine. 


These positions will provide after-hour services in the veterinary diagnostic laboratory. Duties will include the following:


Clinical Pathology:
• Log-in samples into the laboratory
• Operate the Siemens Advia Hematology Analyzer to generate partial CBC results
• Operate the cobas C501® Chemistry Analyzer to generate serum chemistry results
• Operate the NOVA Stat Profile® Analyzer to generate blood gas and other chemistry results
• Complete partial urinalysis results (physical and chemical components)
• Operate the Coulter® Z2™ Analyzer to generate cell count results for pleural, synovial and peritoneal fluids
• Prepare blood films and cytologic preparations for analysis by medical technologists or pathologists
• Undergo extensive training in the methods of sample handling, processing, and analysis
• Retrain in sessions which may be held at the discretion of the laboratory supervisor or pathologist
• Other duties logically associated with Clinical Pathology


Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory:
• Assist in the receiving and delivery of dead animals to the necropsy “in-coming” cooler for cases brought to the Emergency Desk of the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
• Assist in the receiving and delivery of large packages containing diagnostic specimens by putting them in the “incoming” cooler of the necropsy area.
• Set up cultures submitted by the VMTH after hours
When called to perform after-hours services, the employee must arrive to perform the duties within 20 minutes of being paged. 
Intern will rotate between the laboratories within the veterinary diagnostic lab and will be expected to attend rounds. The intern will be first author for at least one publication and one presentation.

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine or equivalent
- Interest in veterinary diagnostic medicine
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Attention to detail
- Ability to arrive to perform afterhours tests within 20 min. of being paged

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- General practice experience is preferred

Please submit an application along with a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references at http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/502718/clinical-pathology-intern-veterinary-diagnostic-laboratory.

Posted: November 16, 2017


Principle Scientist, Toxicology - 1707612 - AbbVie

--LOCATION OF JOB--
COUNTRY: United States
STATE/PROVINCE: California
CITY: South San Francisco
ZIP CODE: 94080

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oncology is a key therapeutic area for AbbVie, with a portfolio consisting of three marketed products — Imbruvica®, VenclextaTM, and EmplicitiTM — and a pipeline containing multiple promising new molecules that are being studied in nearly 200 clinical trials in 19 different types of cancer.

AbbVie is expanding its oncology hub on the West Coast, with three sites in the San Francisco Bay Area (Redwood City, South San Francisco, and Sunnyvale) focused on the discovery and development of novel oncology therapies. More than 1,000 AbbVie scientists, clinicians, and product developers with strong entrepreneurial roots work across these three sites. They combine their expertise in immuno-oncology, stem cells, and cell-signaling with their knowledge of bispecific antibodies, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), and covalent-inhibitor technologies to discover and develop novel cancer treatments. This position will be based at Stemcentrx, AbbVie's South San Francisco, CA location.

Description:

We are seeking an experienced Toxicologist to contribute to the success of an exciting oncology pipeline. As a key team member, this role is responsible for setting nonclinical strategies, plan and execution of toxicology studies needed to progress discovery targets into early clinical trials and later development stages. This includes early safety de-risking strategies; design, and conduct of exploratory and GLP toxicity studies; study directing/monitoring; data and report review; and contribution to regulatory submissions. The successful candidate will report to the Head of Toxicology group at Stemcentrx, AbbVie's South San Francisco, CA location.

Key Responsibilities Include:
* Function as project toxicologist to develop and design nonclinical toxicology program and strategies to advance early oncology targets into candidate selection and early clinical trials
* Design, direct, and monitor exploratory and GLP toxicity studies to support IND submission and/or advanced development stages
* Develop early nonclinical in vitro and in vivo safety screening assays and studies for de-risking strategies to help Discovery teams to progress early oncology targets into candidate selection stage
* Design and conduct hypothesis-driven investigative studies, or establish appropriate preclinical models, as needed, to better characterize the toxicity profile of the target and/or platform, and preclinical to clinical translational
* Design and conduct mechanistic studies to mitigate key toxicities associated with target and/or platform
* Work with toxicology study teams (internally or contract laboratory) on design, protocol development, and recommendation for appropriate end-points and study-related challenges
* Ensures timely and accurate communication of study results and interpretation to project teams
* Prepare verbal and written summaries and presentations of study results with interpretation for internal discussions and/or Drug Discovery/Development governing committees
* Develop and maintain collaboration across different functional teams to execute nonclinical plans for pipeline assets
* Ensure appropriate project management and oversight for multiple CROs
* Maintain a current understanding of small and large molecule translational science literature and methodology, as well as the scientific literature related to the specific drug discovery projects and/or tumor space
* Contribute to various regulatory documents and ensure regulatory compliance

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Basic:

* PhD in Toxicology or other relevant field (such as DVM) with at least 8+ years of industry experience (or Bachelors/Masters with equivalent experience with 12 plus years of industry experience) as a study director/monitor in toxicology.
* Experience specifically supporting drug discovery research and development from a toxicology standpoint.
* Experience in designing, conducting, monitoring and interpreting nonclinical toxicology/research studies.

Preferred Requirements:
* Certification by the American Board of Toxicology (DABT) highly desired. Experience in oncology highly desired.
* Proficient at working independently as well as in cross-functional team settings.
* Excellent organizational and project management skills required for extensive interactions with multiple CROs and external study monitoring responsibilities.
* Working knowledge of GLP regulations, ICH, and other regulatory guidance documents, and experience conducting and monitoring toxicology studies is critical.
* Experience in designing, monitoring and interpreting nonclinical toxicology/research studies.
* Experience in writing nonclinical sections of regulatory documents.
* Strong working knowledge of MS office software, Adobe Acrobat Pro or equivalent.

Key Leadership Competencies:
* Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners to enable higher performance.
* Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills, teamwork, and attention to detail.
* Must have ability to rapidly adapt schedule to accommodate evolving project needs.
* Learns fast, grasps the "essence" and can change course quickly where indicated.
* Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.
* Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
* Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to work within a team environment.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL:

https://abbvie.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=1707612&lang=en&media_id=39861&src=ASVCP

Posted: November 8, 2017


LECTURER /SENIOR LECTURER (VETERINARY CLINICAL PATHOLOGY) - The University of Melbourne, Australia

Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Melbourne Veterinary School - Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences - The University of Melbourne, Australia

Salary: Level B: AUD98,775 - AUD117,290 p.a. or Level C: AUD120,993 - AUD139,510 p.a., plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment will be determined by the level of achievement of the applicant. The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and team-focused veterinary clinical pathologist to join our team in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the Melbourne Veterinary School. The Melbourne Veterinary School's Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) is AVMA, RCVS and VSAAC accredited and the school is ranked globally at 15th among veterinary professional schools. The University of Melbourne is Australia's leading university and is consistently ranked in the top 30 universities globally, being recognised for its leading and innovative research and teaching. The city of Melbourne is still recognised as the world's most liveable city and boasts high quality of living, excellent schools, multicultural lifestyles, beaches, sports, and the performing arts.

In this position you will take a leading role in the teaching of undergraduate and graduate students in the area of veterinary clinical pathology. You will also supervise specialist registration training and provide diagnostic clinical pathology services.

The position will be based at the Werribee campus of the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences.

Benefits

  • Maximise your benefits through our Salary Packaging scheme
  • Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
  • The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment
  • A substantial discount to eligible staff and their immediate families in undertaking further studies at the University of Melbourne

To find out more, go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/working/benefits

The University of Melbourne is the Number 1 University in Australia and among the leading Universities in the world, according to The Times Higher Education world reputational ranking, the National Taiwan University ranking, The Times Higher Education world university ranking and Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Close date: 28 Nov 2017

For position information and to apply online go to:
http://jobs.staff.unimelb.edu.au/ci/en/job/891908/lecturer-senior-lecturer-veterinary-clinical-pathology

Posted: October 25, 2017


Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory – Endocrinology - Michigan State University

The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) (www.animalhealth.msu.edu) in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University (MSU) is seeking applicants for a specialist position in Endocrinology. This position is in the University's Academic Specialist Fixed Appointment System. The successful candidate will be appointed for two years with the ability to be reappointed. A complete description of the MSU Academic Specialist system is available at: https://www.hr.msu.edu/policies-procedures/faculty-academic-staff/academic-specialist-handbook/index.html.

The VDL is a full-service, American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD)-accredited laboratory and occupies a state-of-the-art facility comprising over 152,000 sq. feet of space. The Endocrinology Section has a long history of excellence and innovation, receiving over 9,100 samples per month and offering assays to assess thyroid, adrenal, parathyroid, reproductive, pancreatic, pituitary, and gastric function in multiple species. The individual filling this position will join the team within the Endocrinology Section of VDL and can anticipate collaboration with a diverse group of microbiologists, pathologists, toxicologists, and nutritionists.

Candidates must possess a DVM or equivalent degree, be eligible for Michigan Veterinary Licensure and have experience or advanced training in endocrinology, clinical pathology or internal medicine. We are seeking an individual who is passionately committed to understanding all aspects of laboratory diagnosis of endocrine disorders and to interact with internal and external clients. The successful candidate will be part of the VDL team and have responsibility for a portion of the VDL service/outreach activities, including marketing in coordination with the VDL communications manager. The primary responsibility of this position will be to interpret endocrinology test results of domestic animals, and to provide consultation to referring veterinarians (e.g., appropriate test or sample selection, test interpretation, diagnostic procedures). Other duties may include developing new tests, validation of endocrinology tests to meet accreditation standards, and participation in aligned research projects. Participation in teaching (professional and graduate students, residents) is also possible. Excellent written and especially verbal communication skills, including cultural competence, are required as this role includes frequent communication with referring veterinarians, the public, other VDL faculty, staff, and students. One to three years of experience in interpretation of patient results and/or experience with development and implementation of immunoassays or other laboratory tests is preferred but not required.

Michigan State University has outstanding college-based and university-wide basic and translational research programs that provide ample opportunity for collaborative research with faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, and with those of the two human medical schools on campus. Additional opportunities for collaboration exist close by at the University of Michigan, the Van Andel Research Institute, and other research centers. Intramural funding for research projects is excellent and available through a competitive research grant program in the College of Veterinary Medicine. A mentoring program is available to assist junior faculty in their professional development.

Michigan State University, the pioneer land-grant school, is one of the top research universities in the world where veterinary science has been taught since its 1855 founding. East Lansing's collegiate atmosphere is complemented by low cost of living with convenient access to large cultural centers such as Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Detroit, and Chicago. East Lansing and surrounding communities provide excellent public school systems. In addition, Michigan, the Great Lakes State, with its numerous inland lakes and rivers, state and national parks, national lakeshores, world-class golf courses, and ample snowfall offers a broad variety of seasonal outdoor recreational activities. Visit the Pure Michigan© website www.puremichigan.org for more details.

The position is available immediately. Salary is commensurate with training and experience.

Michigan State University has an on-line, centralized application procedure and all candidates are required to submit the following documents: (1) letter of intent detailing career goals and interests, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) copies of their diplomas, and (4) full names and contact information (phone number, e-mail, postal address, and fax number) of 4 individuals acting as professional references. To apply to this position please go to www.careers.msu.edu and reference posting number 462780.

For additional information about MSU and the CVM please visit these sites:

Questions can be directed to Dr. Brian Petroff, Search Committee Chair, at bpetroff@dcpah.msu.edu. Review of applications will begin October 31, 2017 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Posted: October 17, 2017


Residency Position in Veterinary Clinical Pathology - Oklahoma State University

The Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, at Oklahoma State University has an opening for a resident in Veterinary Clinical Pathology. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a strong interest in diagnostic clinical pathology. Our program has 3 board certified clinical pathologists and 2 clinical pathology residents. The successful candidate will receive training in all fields of Clinical Pathology including hematology, cytology, clinical chemistry, urinalysis, and histopathology. Residents participate in clinical diagnostic service, regularly scheduled rounds, small-group teaching of DVM students, and seminars in conjunction with other residents. In addition, residents spend 2 months per year training at a commercial diagnostic laboratory where they have access to a large and varied amount of case material. This is a 3-year program designed to prepare candidates for a career in diagnostic Veterinary Clinical Pathology and obtain board certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists. Concurrent enrollment in a graduate degree is not required. The starting salary for this position is $32,600 per year with benefits including health insurance. The starting date is August 1, 2018. Stillwater is a university town in proximity to Oklahoma City and Tulsa offering a low cost of living and ample opportunities for cultural and sporting entertainment and recreation. For full consideration, applications should be received by October 27, 2017 but will be accepted after this date as well. Applications should contain a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, veterinary school/graduate school transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation. Although offers may be made at any time after the application deadline, our program will abide by the ACVP training program network's recommended universal acceptance date of November 15th, 2017. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply online at: https://okstate.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=8&id=3875 Materials and any questions may also be sent directly to Dr. Jim Meinkoth at: james.meinkoth@okstate.edu

Obligatory Lawyer-mandated stuff below.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. OSU will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Posted: October 6, 2017


Clinical Pathology Assistant/Associate Professor - St. George's University, School of Veterinary Medicine, True Blue, St. George's, Grenada, West Indies

The St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine invites applicants for a full-time non-tenure track, faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Clinical Pathology in the Department of Pathobiology.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the clinical pathology service (interpretation of cytologic samples, hematology and biochemistry profiles), teach in the professional and graduate curriculum, and contribute to the research mission of the School. Research areas of emphasis at SGUSVM include: vector-borne disease, zoonotic disease and public health, aquatic animal health, parasitology, and clinical sciences. Experience and interest in wildlife/exotic or aquatic clinical pathology and research is highly desired.

The candidate is expected to work closely with the clinical pathology laboratory service and associated staff personnel. The clinical pathology laboratory service at SGU SVM provides service to the Grenada SPCA, SGU Small Animal Clinic, Junior Surgery Laboratory, SGU Large Animal Resource Facility, and local veterinary practitioners. Dedication to outstanding service, client communication, and collaborative research are highly desired.

Minimum requirements include a DVM or equivalent, and ACVP or ECVP board certification or eligibility. Two or more years of post-residency experience in diagnostic clinical pathology and a MS or PhD are preferred. Desired qualifications include a record of research scholarship, excellence in didactic lecture and interactive small group instruction, excellent written and interpersonal skills.

St. George's University is an international university located on the Caribbean island of Grenada.

The School of Veterinary Medicine is part of a rapidly growing internationally renowned AVMA-accredited university located on the beautiful English-speaking Caribbean island of Grenada (West-Indies). The program offers three years of didactic coursework in basic sciences and introductory clinical work in Grenada, followed by a fourth year of clinical training at affiliated veterinary schools in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada and Australia.

Starting salary and appointment will be commensurate with professional and academic credentials and experience.

To Submit an application: http://www.sgu.edu/about-sgu/employment/ Select 'Faculty Job Opportunities'

Review of application: November 1, 2017

Closing date: Until position is filled

For further enquiries regarding this position, please contact:
Dr. Melinda J. Wilkerson
Chair, Department, Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine
Email: mwilkers@sgu.edu

Posted: October 6, 2017