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Clinical Pathologist - WIL Research

If you are an accomplished clinical pathologist with excellent interpersonal skills, an entrepreneurial bent, and enjoy a brisk turnover of new and interesting scientific projects, you should investigate the opportunities at WIL Research Laboratories. The diversity of this position provides the successful candidate with a personal growth opportunity covering science, project management and business acumen, unique in the contract research organization (CRO) industry.

WIL Research is a privately held global Contract Research Organization (CRO) that provides product safety toxicological research, bioanalytical, and formulation services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical, agrochemical, and food products industries, as well as manufacturing support for clinical trials. WIL is seeking a qualified clinical pathologist for our Ashland, Ohio site. The primary responsibility is to serve as a clinical pathologist supporting safety assessment studies. Duties include review of research protocols, consultation with client representatives, evaluation of clinical pathology data, evaluation and reporting of results of clinical pathology assessments conducted under GLP regulations, and interaction with anatomic pathologists and clinical veterinarians. The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with toxicologists and other professionals in a team environment in the design and conduct of nonclinical safety assessment projects. Duties will include consultative support to our other sites in the US and Europe. Some travel may be required.

The successful candidate will have a DVM/VMD degree with advanced training and certification in clinical pathology. Board certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP), European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ECVP) or Japanese College of Veterinary Pathologists (JCVP) is required and experience in a GLP environment is preferred. An advanced degree (PhD or MS) in pathology or a related field or other board certifications (e.g., American Board of Toxicology) are desirable but not required.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and level of accomplishment. WIL is located in North-central Ohio, with easy accessibility to Cleveland, Columbus, and a variety of cultural and recreational activities. For consideration, apply online at www.wilresearch.com/careers. WIL Research is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


UK Director of Clinical Pathology, GlaxoSmithKline

Summary:

This role joins a team of Veterinary Clinical and Anatomic Pathologists and other scientific experts in Integrated Biology Platform Sciences who examine and interpret toxicology studies and develop and evaluate animal models for safety and efficacy assessment. This includes evaluating non-animal alternative test systems (e.g organoid or multi-dimensional tissue-based test systems, human biologic specimens) to help integrate these developing technologies into pharmaceutical R&D practice. These individuals are also expected to seek enterprise opportunities, by developing networks both within and outside GSK, to add scientific value from their discipline to the discovery and development of new potential medicines.

The candidate selected for this role will join a well established GSK Pathology Community that regularly engages on a global basis to expand availability of specialized expertise (e.g. organ based, systems biology, discovery-oriented, or drug development specializations) as well as to strengthen the scientific discipline of pathobiology for the betterment of GSK R&D.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpretation of clinical pathology data and integration of clinical and anatomic pathology data in regulatory toxicity study reports intended to support drug development.
  • Mentor and develop Clinical Pathology scientists in collaboration with the team leader.
  • Work collaboratively across GSK, with the US Director of Clinical Pathology and with those involved in safety and efficacy biomarker development, efficacy studies and laboratory animal diagnostics to ensure appropriate clinical pathology input.
  • Support continuous improvement in the analytical capability of the clinical pathology team in collaboration with the team leader.
  • Serve as consultant to drug development teams on core and non-core biomarker strategies to address unique needs of preclinical safety, discovery and development projects globally.
  • Partner with regulatory toxicologists, pathologists and other disciplines to develop optimal strategies to investigate specific toxicology issues.
  • Peer review clinical pathology contributions from contract research organisations (CRO) and maintain effective relationships with CRO clinical pathologists with a commitment to ensure high quality, on-time reporting.

The ideal candidate will...

  • Serve as GSK representative on external biomarker collaborations to improve nonclinical and clinical drug development.
  • Maintain a strong, externally recognised reputation in the field of clinical pathology, and keep the department current with appropriate scientific advancements.
  • Have a good understanding of appropriate FDA, ICH and OECD guidelines for clinical pathology testing in toxicity studies, maintaining awareness of quality and compliance within GSK.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills; demonstrated leadership ability; ability to work under pressure/time constraints and adapt to change.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent,
  • Board Certification in Clinical Pathology (ACVP, ECVP or MRCPath)
  • Demonstrable experience in toxicologic clinical pathology, preferably within pharmaceutical/biotech or contract laboratory areas.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in a biological science with demonstrated investigative ability.
  • Demonstrated leadership, laboratory management and communication skills.
  • Proven record of scientific contributions, with external recognition as a leader in area of expertise through publications, invited presentations, etc.
  • Ability to lead scientific issue identification and resolution and work cross-functionally within a team and matrix environment.
  • Ability to function on multidisciplinary teams to address regulatory queries.
  • Ability to develop an appropriate biomarker strategy for customised evaluation of candidate molecules.

Location:

Ware or Stevenage, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

To register your interest in this vacancy please submit your CV along with a covering letter using the following link:
https://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_gsk/external1931/gateway.do?functionName=viewFromLink&jobPostId=285967&localeCode=en-us

If requiring an adjustment for a disability, once selected for interview you may contact
ukdiversity.recruitment@gsk.com


Senior/Principal Toxicologist - Seattle Genetics

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job ID 1499
Location: Bothell, Washington
Job Code: 1504DK-01
# of Openings: 1

Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated Senior/ Principal Toxicologist with experience in GLP toxicology, drug development, regulatory submissions, and leadership experience on nonclinical development teams to support the advancement of innovative antibody and small molecule based therapies that improve outcomes for patients with cancer and autoimmune diseases.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement the strategy for GLP toxicology studies in support of IND and NDA/BLA regulatory filings
  • Maintain and manage project and program timelines
  • Develop and maintain cross-departmental collaborations and shared work practices across functional groups, while fostering open and effective communication
  • Contribute subject matter expertise to overall product regulatory strategies
  • Accountable for critical documents including study reports, clinical / regulatory documents, INDs, manuscripts, etc.
  • Represent nonclinical sciences on development project teams.
  • Partner with and provide subject matter expertise to key internal constituencies (regulatory, clinical, CMC, drug safety, chemistry, translational research and health and safety).
  • Train and mentor toxicology staff and mentoring of members of other departments on toxicology related topics
  • Contribute to departmental processes such as SOP's and templates

Requirements

  • PhD or doctoral degree in Toxicology, Pathology or related discipline
  • 5+ years of nonclinical drug development experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic, team-oriented environment
  • Ability to travel to monitor out-sourced studies
  • Experience with global regulatory requirements and submissions
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office software including Microsoft Project

Apply Here:
https://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp;jsessionid=BC9BBF40C2E8BE6FF3A02182A64529C5?org=SEAGEN&cws=1&rid=1499


Clinical Pathologist - Kansas State University

The Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology at Kansas State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Veterinary Clinical Pathology (Assistant or Associate). The major responsibilities of the successful applicant will be to conduct collaborative and independent research (45%) and diagnostic service for the clinical pathology laboratory (40%) including diagnostic interpretation of cytology, hematology, chemistry, and urine samples, and consultation with clinicians, house officers, and students regarding test results or sample submissions. The candidate will be expected to participate in ongoing collaborative investigations within the department and college as well as establish funded projects that support the departmental mission in research. Scholarly activity including presentations at national meetings and publications are expected. The position also includes expectations for participation in veterinary clinical pathology residency training, teaching DVM students in small group instruction, and non-directed service (15%).

Requirements of the position include a degree in Veterinary Medicine, a MS or PhD in a field relevant to Veterinary Clinical Pathology. Eligibility to take the American College of Veterinary Pathologists or European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP/ECVP) certification exam is required. Board certification by the ACVP/ECVP is preferred. The successful applicant must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and evidence of effectiveness of teamwork.

The Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology consists of 53 full-time faculty members with expertise in pathology, parasitology, bacteriology, virology, epidemiology, immunology, toxicology and oncology. They contribute to training of veterinary students, graduate students, and post-doctoral students and residents. Kansas State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution located in Manhattan, KS; a community of approximately 52,000 situated in the scenic Flint Hills. Kansas State is also the home of the Biosafety Research Institute, (http://www.bri.k-state.edu/about/) and future home of National Bio Agro-Defense Facility; state of the art Biocontainment lab both will facilitate important bio-agricultural and public health research. Kansas State University is ranked second in the nation for top universities to work for in 2015 reported by Forbes Magazine. It offers a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities in a friendly, progressive community environment.

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application describing their interest, background and professional goals, a curriculum vitae, a summary statement of research interests, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers for 3 references to the Deans Business Office, 1800 Denison Avenue, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 (cvmjobs@vet.k-state.edu). Electronic submission of applications is preferred. Please reference Requisition Number 5717 in the subject line of the email. Salary and rank for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Review of applications will begin Jan 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding the position can be addressed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Melinda Wilkerson, wilkersn@vet.k-state.edu, phone 785-532-4818). Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background check required.


Veterinary Clinical Pathologist at TDDS, 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) 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, 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 will be based in the Exeter Laboratory (the largest in the group). 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.

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.


Assistant Professor in Veterinary Clinical Pathology (tenure track appointment) - University of California, Davis

SALARY : Dependent on qualifications and experience

QUALIFICATIONS: We are seeking an outstanding Veterinary Clinical Pathologist (DVM degree or equivalent required) with a PhD degree (or equivalent required). Board certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (Clinical Pathology) or European College of Veterinary Clinical Pathology is required. Candidates are expected to develop an independent research program. Enthusiasm for translational and collaborative research in areas that integrate well with the research strengths in the Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology and related groups on the University of California, Davis campus is required. Current strengths include infectious disease pathogenesis, regenerative medicine, comparative oncology, and comparative immunology and immunopathology. The School of Veterinary Medicine embraces the One Health concept and offers many opportunities for collaboration on projects that span animal, human and ecosystem health. Aptitude/experience in teaching and graduate and professional education is desired. Clinical experience and competence in Clinical Pathology diagnostic service is required.

The successful candidate is desired to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere, and strong or potential accomplishment in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion. UC Davis is committed to supporting a diverse community of scholars with an emphasis on recruiting scholars who will make a significant contribution to diversity through the advancement of underrepresented minority populations in science.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The percent commitment to teaching, research, clinical and service will be negotiable. T eaching: 1) participation in lectures and laboratories in the DVM professional curriculum; 2) clinical teaching in the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH); 3) participation in the graduate clinical (resident) training program of the VMTH; and 4) participation in the graduate academic programs (MS and PhD) of the campus. A demonstrated commitment to innovative teaching methods and to the training of veterinary or other biomed ical scientists is preferred.

Research: Development of a creative and productive research program in relevant fields of interest is a fundamental requirement of the position, including publication of results in high quality, peer-reviewed scientific journals. The successful applicant is expected to build and direct research programs involving graduate students, residents and professional students.

Clinical: The position includes a clinical commitment to the Clinical Pathology diagnostic service in the VMTH. The individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students, residents and visiting scholars; providing diagnostic service; and advising and consulting with referring clinicians.

Service: The University of California has a system of shared governance. Active participation in committees, professional organizations, continuing education is expected.

APPLICATION PROCESS: To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by December 15th, 2015 and position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications, experience, and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) research statement; 4) teaching statement; 5) the names of four references (addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses); and 6) a statement summarizing their experience and professional contributions in the area of equity and diversity. Application materials should be submitted by using the University's online submission program at, https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00713

Faculty members in the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis have opportunities to synergize with research groups within the School of Medicine, the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (including the Veterinary Center for Coordinated Clinical Trials), the Center for Comparative Medicine, the One Health Institute, the Veterinary Institute for Regenerative Cures, the Primate Center, and Comprehensive Cancer Center, among others . The San Francisco Bay Area is home to multiple world-class research and academic institutions providing additional collaborative opportunities. The University faculty are interna tionally known for their distinguished academic achievements. The city of Davis has a population of approximately 65,622 and is situated in a beautiful pastoral setting. The University's student population is approximately 32,290. The campus lies adjacent to the city of Davis, 14 miles west of Sacramento, 72 miles northeast of San Francisco and 110 miles southwest of Lake Tahoe and the Sierras.

Questions should be referred to: Dr. Dori Borjesson, Department Chair, dlborjesson@ucdavis.edu
Attn: Casey Raubach, craubach@ucdavis.edu
Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue, 4219 VM3A, Davis, CA 95616

The University of California, Davis and the Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.


Residency in Veterinary Clinical Pathology – Kansas State University

The Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology is accepting applications for two residency positions in veterinary clinical pathology with a Summer 2016 start. The program consists of a 3-year experience that provides in- depth clinical pathology training through informal training sessions, diagnostic service responsibilities, teaching of clinical pathology to veterinary medical students, participation in seminars, presentations at national meetings, and writing manuscripts for publication. The program is designed to meet the training requirements to sit for the certification examination of The American College of Veterinary Pathologists (http://www.acvp.org/exam/train.php). The successful applicant will work and study with board-certified clinical and anatomic pathologists who provide direct instruction and guidance. The beginning salary is $31,718. Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree; candidates with at least one year of post-DVM clinical or diagnostic experience and who are graduates of AVMA-accredited veterinary colleges are preferred. Applications should include curriculum vitae, statement of professional goals, veterinary school transcript & class ranking, and a list of three references (name, address, phone number, e-mail address). Send applications to cvmjobs@vet.k-state.edu and reference Requisition Number 5624 in the subject line of the email. Electronic submission is encouraged. For additional questions, contact Dr. Lisa Pohlman, lpohlman@vet.k-state.edu. Additional information about the program is also available in the Department's website (http://www.vet.ksu.edu/depts/dmp/teach/residency.htm). The screening of applications begins November 1st and will continue until the position is filled. Multidisciplinary Graduate Programs, with emphases on Toxicology, Infectious Disease, Epidemiology, and Food Safety are also available. Kansas State University is an AA/EOE. Background check is required.


Resident in Veterinary Clinical Pathology - University of Minnesota

Required/Preferred Qualifications

Qualifications for the Veterinary Clinical Pathology Residency include a DVM or VMD Degree from an accredited college of veterinary medicine or comparable foreign institution. Qualified applicants should submit a letter stating their reasons for selecting a residency program including their career goals and interests, current curriculum vitae inclusive of a synopsis of educational background, employment experience, and class standing with grade point average, a university certified transcript and three letters of recommendation from individuals knowledgeable of academic performance and clinical skills.

Applicants who have graduated from an AVMA accredited College of Veterinary Medicine must take and submit NAVLE scores prior to their start date. Applicants who have graduated from a non-AVMA accredited College of Veterinary Medicine must complete ECFVG training and exam and submit NAVLE scores prior to their start date.

Duties/Responsibilities

The primary duties and responsibilities of the resident cover a broad spectrum of activities related to their clinical training. Residents are expected to participate in teaching the clinical pathology class and laboratory for sophomore students and the Laboratory Medicine rotation for senior veterinary students. Participation in departmental seminars and training sessions in gross, microscopic, and clinical pathology is expected.

Program/Unit Description

The Veterinary Clinical Pathology Residency at the University of Minnesota is a 3-year program that conforms to the guidelines of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) and is designed to fulfill the residency training requirements of the ACVP. Its purpose is to provide the resident with a comprehensive, in-depth educational experience in all aspects of Veterinary Clinical Pathology. Preference will be given to candidates with clinical and research experience and/or experience related to clinical pathology. Anticipated start date is July 18, 2016. For fullest consideration, application must be received by December 1, 2015. The position will remain open until filled.

Candidate selection is based on strength of academic record, level and quality of experience and commitment to a career in veterinary pathology. Annual salary is $29,500 for the 1st year, $30,500 for the 2nd year, and $31,500 for the 3rd year. FICA, state and federal income taxes are withheld. Benefits include: health insurance, 15 days of vacation per year, professional liability insurance, time off to attend one professional meeting per year, and parking in close proximity to the CVM. Laboratory coats and surgical scrubs are supplied.

A diverse faculty, including 3 ACVP board certified clinical pathologists with predominantly clinical to predominantly research appointments, supports residency training. There is a high quality, high volume clinical caseload with an emphasis on small animal cytology/hematology stemming from internal medicine and oncology. Graduate research opportunities, if desired, include but are not limited to NIH funded research projects in musculoskeletal disease, stem cell biology, infectious disease, and cancer research. Additional clinical and applied research opportunities are also available with ongoing projects involving the diagnosis of lymphoproliferative disease and companion animal cytology, hematology, and clinical chemistry.

The University houses five professional schools and colleges in addition to the College of Veterinary Medicine, including a School of Medicine. The opportunity exists to attend their pathology rounds and conferences. The College of Veterinary Medicine has an excellent library containing an extensive collection of reference material.

With a population of nearly three million, the Minneapolis/St Paul metropolitan area offers urban living at its best, with a blend of big-city sophistication and small-town security and comfort. Just outside the city are great opportunities for outdoor recreation, including hiking, boating, and camping.

To apply, please visit www.umn.edu/ohr/employment and use 304801 in the keyword search function.

Reference letters and transcripts should be mailed to: Director of Clinical Pathology Residencies, Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, C339 VMC, 1352 Boyd Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108. For additional information please contact Dr. Leslie Sharkey at shark009@umn.edu.

The University is an equal opportunity educator and employer.


Combined Veterinary Clinical Pathology Residency/PhD Graduate Program

As part of the most comprehensive health sciences center in America, the Department of Veterinary Biosciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at The Ohio State University invites applications for the Combined Program starting summer 2016 from outstanding candidates whose career goals include both a PhD and ACVP certification. With dual credentials, our graduates are highly competitive for careers in academia, industry, diagnostic laboratories and government.

Clinical pathology training utilizes laboratories at The Ohio State University that support the large caseload of the Veterinary Medical Center as well as classroom and individualized training directed by boarded pathologists. Additional training and resources are provided by the surgical pathology and autopsy services, the University Comparative Pathology & Mouse Phenotyping Shared Resource, and the Clinical Immunophenotyping Service. Large and small class didactic, laboratory, and small group teaching opportunities are an integral part of the program and provide trainees hands-on experience with different teaching models.

Research opportunities for PhD training are diverse, ranging from the study of infectious disease to oncology and drug discovery, and include basic, comparative, and translational work both within the college and with funded collaborative partners throughout the OSU health sciences community and Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Stipends begin at $33,150, and successful applicants will receive an additional $1000 to apply toward the cost of educational supplies. Additional benefits include paid tuition and contributions to student health insurance. A DVM/VMD from an AVMA-accredited institution is preferred. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt until a suitable applicant is selected for the position to begin June 13, 2016. Application materials including curriculum vitae that describes both research and clinical pathology experience, statement of career goals, unofficial copies of veterinary school transcripts and GRE scores, as well as three letters of reference should be submitted to Dr. Mary Jo Burkhard, Clinical Pathology Residency Coordinator, Department of Veterinary Biosciences, Ohio State University, 1925 Coffey Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1092. TOEFL is required for International students from non-English speaking countries. A background check will be completed prior to finalizing a letter of offer. For more information, contact Dr. Burkhard at burkhard.19@osu.edu or visit http://vet.osu.edu/VBSPost-Doc.

To build a diverse workforce, The Ohio State University encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women. EEO/AA employer. The Ohio State University, in an effort to promote the health and well-being of all of its employees, students, and visitors, has chosen to maintain a smoke-free environment. The use of all types of tobacco products is prohibited in all university buildings and on all university-owned, leased, or managed properties, including parking lots, garages, and all outside areas.


Senior/Principal Toxicologist (Nonclinical) - Seattle Genetics

Description

We are seeking a highly motivated Senior/ Principal Toxicologist with experience in GLP toxicology, drug development, regulatory submissions, and leadership experience on nonclinical development teams to support the advancement of innovative antibody and small molecule based therapies that improve outcomes for patients with cancer and autoimmune diseases.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement the strategy for GLP toxicology studies in support of IND and NDA/BLA regulatory filings
  • Maintain and manage project and program timelines
  • Develop and maintain cross-departmental collaborations and shared work practices across functional groups, while fostering open and effective communication
  • Contribute subject matter expertise to overall product regulatory strategies
  • Accountable for critical documents including study reports, clinical / regulatory documents, INDs, manuscripts, etc.
  • Represent nonclinical sciences on development project teams.
  • Partner with and provide subject matter expertise to key internal constituencies (regulatory, clinical, CMC, drug safety, chemistry, translational research and health and safety).
  • Train and mentor toxicology staff and mentoring of members of other departments on toxicology related topics
  • Contribute to departmental processes such as SOP's and templates

Requirements

  • PhD or doctoral degree in Toxicology, Pathology or related discipline
  • 5+ years of nonclinical drug development experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic, team-oriented environment
  • Ability to travel to monitor out-sourced studies
  • Experience with global regulatory requirements and submissions
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office software including Microsoft Project

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

To apply for this position, please click: http://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=SEAGEN&cws=1&rid=1499


Combined Residency Training/Graduate Studies in Veterinary Clinical Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

A 3 year combined residency/graduate degree position in Veterinary Clinical Pathology is available beginning July 15, 2016 in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA.

The program is designed to meet the needs of individuals seeking a MSc degree and ACVP certification. Training includes participating in the hospital Clinical Pathology Service, teaching applied clinical pathology to veterinary students, attending courses and seminars and performing basic/clinical research. Individuals who choose to pursue further graduate studies leading to a PhD degree will be encouraged to do so through the College of Veterinary Medicine graduate programs. The starting stipend for the position is currently $28,956 per year with WSU graduate student benefits and full tuition waiver.

All applicants must have a DVM degree or equivalent and be eligible for enrollment in the Graduate School at Washington State University (http://www.gradschool.wsu.edu/). Review of applications begins October 1, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit a letter containing their career goals, names and contact information of 3 professional references, a curriculum vitae, and non-official copies of their college transcripts to Dr. Cleverson D Souza, DVM, MSc. PhD, DACVP, Dept. of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, WSU, Pullman, WA 99164-7060; Ph 509-335-0820; email souza@vetmed.wsu.edu. WSU is an AA/EOE.


Residency/Graduate Study in Veterinary Clinical Pathology

The Department of Pathobiology (http://vetmed.illinois.edu/path/) and Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (http://vetmed.illinois.edu/vdl/) at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has an opening for a veterinarian interested in applied graduate study in clinical pathology. The position will be available as early as August 2016. Successful candidates will have the option to choose an applied program of training in clinical pathology leading to eligibility for the certifying examination of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists and a Master's Degree or a biphasic program consisting of 1) applied training in clinical pathology leading to board eligibility, and 2) study in experimental pathology or a related field leading to a PhD degree. Estimated completion time for the combined program (PhD) is five years, depending on prior qualifications. Estimated completion time for the applied program (MS) is three years. Beginning residents receive an annual stipend of $31,600 and are eligible for standard University employee health insurance benefits. A tuition and partial fee waiver is currently available to qualifying residents along with an annual travel stipend.

The department is multi-disciplinary in nature and a wide variety of research opportunities are available. Infectious disease and immunology are particular areas of emphasis within the department and opportunities for research utilizing "cutting edge" techniques in molecular biology, biochemistry and microscopy are available. The clinical pathology laboratory is a full-service laboratory providing testing for hematology, clinical chemistry, endocrinology, cytology and immunocytochemistry.

Interested candidates should complete the online Graduate College application located at: http://www.grad.uiuc.edu/admissions/apply/. Application materials required are: letter of intent, including career goals, all transcripts, CV, GRE score, TOEFL score (if applicable) and three letters of reference. Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Ms. Karen Nichols klp68@illinois.edu. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by October 1, 2015. Candidates may be interviewed prior to the closing date; however, no formal offers will be made until after December 1, 2015. Questions regarding graduate degree options with the program or other questions about the residency program may be directed to Dr. Anne Barger (abarger@illinois.edu). The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).


Clinical Pathology Residency - Cornell University

The Section of Clinical Pathology in the Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences at Cornell University has a vacancy for a resident in Veterinary Clinical Pathology starting July 1, 2016. This residency program provides 3 years of specialty training in clinical pathology under the guidance of three board-certified faculty. The objectives of the program are to produce outstanding clinical pathologists who are well-prepared for a career in Veterinary Clinical Pathology, to encourage trainees to become academic clinical pathologists, and to prepare candidates for certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists. Training will emphasize principles of pathophysiology and mechanisms of disease, interpretation of laboratory data, development of analytical and diagnostic skills, critical journal review, and principles and techniques of laboratory methods. Our residents rotate through relevant sections of the clinical pathology, anatomic pathology, and other diagnostic laboratories. They also participate in journal clubs, rounds and seminars; present/publish case reports, and teach clinical pathology to students and veterinarians. The section of Clinical Pathology and the College of Veterinary Medicine are dedicated to furthering education and knowledge through scientific research, so residents are expected to design and carry out a hypothesis-driven clinical pathology-related research project and present and publish research data. Ample opportunities exist at Cornell University for pursuing advanced research training (e.g. PhD) and candidates with such interests are strongly encouraged to apply.

A DVM or equivalent is required for this position and at least one year in clinical practice/internship or completion of a PhD program in biomedical sciences is preferred. Beginning annual salary is $35,700, plus benefits. Continuation in the program is contingent upon satisfactory annual performance evaluations. For more information about our program, visit our website: http://www.vet.cornell.edu/popmed/clin_path.cfm.

Applicants should submit a letter of intent, including a clear statement of career goals, curriculum vitae, official veterinary school transcripts in a sealed envelope stamped with the registrar's seal, and 3 letters of professional recommendation. Applicants are encouraged to direct referees to our website for guidance as to the desired content of reference letters. Submit applications to: Dr. Heather Priest, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853. The application deadline is November 2, 2015.


Kansas State University, College of Veterinary Medicine - Assistant/Associate Professor - Clinical Track

The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (KSVDL) and Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology (DMP), College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University invite applications for a clinical track position in clinical pathology. This position carries an appointment of approximately 80% service which will involve providing diagnostic services and supervising the clinical pathology laboratory. The remainder of the appointment will be divided between teaching and other scholarly activities. Opportunities are available to pursue collaborative and clinical research. Service and clinical teaching responsibilities include the full range of clinical pathology services within KSVDL, residency training, and instruction of senior veterinary students. The KSVDL is an AAVLD-accredited veterinary diagnostic laboratory. Information regarding the directed service/teaching/research/scholarly activity opportunities within the KSVDL and DMP is available on our web sites (http://www.ksvdl.org) and (http://www.vet.ksu.edu/depts/dmp/).

For additional information contact the chair of the committee, Dr. Lisa Pohlman (lpohlman@vet.k-state.edu) or Dr. Gary Anderson (ganders@vet.k-state.edu), KSVDL director. The successful applicant will hold a DVM degree or equivalent. Board certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists is preferred but board eligible applicants are encouraged to apply.. An advanced graduate degree is desired but not mandatory. Excellent communication skills are required. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

Please send a curriculum vitae, a letter summarizing career goals and contact information for three professional references to cvmjobs@vet.k-state.edu. Please reference Requisition Number 5473 in the subject line of your email.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience


Chief of Clinical Pathology Service

Animal Reference Pathology LLC (ARP) is seeking a board certified veterinary clinical pathologist to manage the ARP clinical pathology service.

The responsibility of the chief of clinical pathology is to manage the clinical pathology service so as to exceed client expectations while maintaining profitability within the clinical pathology section.

Apply for this position if:

  • You love the profession of veterinary medicine
  • Have a passion for diagnostic pathology
  • Enjoy interacting with clients and establishing strong clinician-pathologist connections
  • Have a sense of humor
  • Enjoy the challenge of cytology but don't want to just read cytology cases all day, everyday
  • Can appreciate the deliciousness of a good donut
  • Have a basic understanding of the veterinary diagnostic laboratory market
  • You are seeking a career in veterinary diagnostic pathology
  • You are licensed to practice veterinary medicine in one of the fifty states
  • You have passed the ACVP certification examination in veterinary clinical pathology
  • You like to use and adapt technology to your work

Do not apply for this position if:

  • You have no sense of humor
  • You want to get a pile of cases each morning, close your door, not talk to anyone be it coworkers or clients and go home when finished
  • Have no pets and do not wish to have pets
  • You regret becoming a veterinarian
  • You just want a job to pay the bills

Animal Reference Pathology LLC is located in Salt Lake City, Utah and our mission statement is "Advancing the Art and Science of Veterinary Medicine." Learn more about ARP at www.animalreferencepathology.com

Interested individuals should email their CV/resume and a brief introduction to david@animalreferencepathology.com


Veterinary Clinical Pathology Residency Training with Graduate Research Opportunities

The Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, in the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University is offering a post-DVM graduate training position in clinical pathology. The core program includes residency training in veterinary clinical pathology and graduate research. The program is designed to culminate in specialty board certification and granting of MS or PhD degrees. Residency training is facilitated by a diverse faculty, 18 of whom are ACVP, ACVM or ACLAM board certified. Graduate research opportunities include, but are not limited to, immunology, molecular diagnostics, infectious diseases, clinical oncology, cytology, and hematology. The first three years of residency and graduate training are supported by state funded stipends starting at approximately $32,500/year. NIH sponsored training grants and successful applications for extramural funding support subsequent graduate research. Benefits include paid tuition and health insurance. Applicants must have a DVM or equivalent degree from a College of Veterinary Medicine/equivalent.

Applications for positions starting July 1, 2016 will be reviewed promptly as they arrive until the position is filled. For additional information and application procedures, visit: http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/ns/departments/mip/residency/index.aspx. For further information about the combined program, please contact Dr. Amy MacNeill; tel. (970) 297-5112 or email: Amy.MacNeill@colostate.edu or EJ Ehrhart; tel. (970) 297-4086 or email: ej.ehrhart@colostate.edu. Questions regarding the application process should be directed to: Ms. Heidi Runge; tel. (970) 491-1630 or by email: gradpath@colostate.edu.

Applications should be sent to:
Residency Coordinator
c/o Ms. Heidi Runge
Colorado State University
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology
1682 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO. 80523-1682
Select application materials may be submitted electronically.

CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.


COMBINED RESIDENCY/PhD TRAINING IN CLINICAL PATHOLOGY - Texas A&M University

The Department of Veterinary Pathobiology at Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a Veterinary Resident position in clinical pathology that will begin on July 1, 2016. The three-year program fulfills the eligibility requirements for the American College of Veterinary Pathology (ACVP) certification examination. The incoming resident will join a team of four board-certified clinical pathologists and two residents.

Training is obtained through diagnostic service, instruction of veterinary students, participation in diagnostic and research-oriented seminars, and graduate courses. Residents are strongly encouraged to pursue a PhD degree. The department faculty has diverse backgrounds and research interests, providing many opportunities for research training. Departmental research strengths include host/pathogen interactions, molecular genetics, renal/urine proteomics, avian diseases, and neuroscience. Interdepartmental research opportunities and college signature programs include environmental medicine/toxicology, neurosciences, biodefense and emerging infectious diseases, cardiovascular sciences, reproductive biology, and biomedical genomics. Research training opportunities are also available at the Texas A&M College of Medicine, the Institute of Biosciences and Technology in Houston, and The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

The Bryan-College Station area offers a college-town atmosphere, a relatively low cost of living, and convenient access to surrounding urban centers including Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas-Fort Worth. The starting salary is $35,000/yr. with medical/retirement benefits and travel support to regional and national meetings. Applicants must possess a DVM or equivalent degree from an AVMA-accredited school.

Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, veterinary college transcripts, GRE scores (use institution code 6003, if sending official scores), three reference letters, and a statement of professional goals and interests via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to Ms. Cynthia Voelker for the attention of Dr. Karen E. Russell, Residency Director, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4467.

For more detailed information, applicants can contact Dr. Karen Russell (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; 979-845- 9180) and visit the residency webpage (http://vetmed.tamu.edu/vtpb/residencies/pathology). Review of completed application packets will begin November 1, 2015 and continue until the position is filled.

Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer committed to excellence through diversity.


Clinical Pathology Vacancy - Auckland, New Zealand

Gribbles Veterinary Pathology is Australasia's leading veterinary pathology provider with seven dedicated veterinary laboratories across Australia and New Zealand providing diagnostic pathology services for livestock, companion animal veterinarians, university and research facilities, as well as zoo and wildlife organisations.

Due to recent and steady business growth across our New Zealand and Australian Veterinary Pathology businesses, we are currently seeking expressions of interest for a current full time vacancy in Auckland NZ. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic veterinary clinical pathologist with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills. Primary duties are the evaluation and interpretation of haematology, cytology and clinical chemistry. Providing specialist advice and phone consultation to client veterinarians is also expected. Our supportive professional environment also provides opportunities for further career development through continuing professional education development and active participation in continuing education seminars for clients.

Essential to this position is a veterinary degree suitable for NZ registration, previous experience in diagnostic veterinary pathology and a demonstrated commitment to providing a high quality pathology service. Board certification by the ACVP/ECVCP or Fellowship of the ACVSc is preferred, although board-eligible or other highly qualified applicants will also be considered. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If you are interested in taking this exciting challenge, please forward your resume and a covering letter by email to sarah.hydes@gribbles.co.nz Laboratory Manager - Gribbles Veterinary Pathology Auckland New Zealand.