| The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS) in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University is seeking a full-time Clinical Instructor in Shelter Medicine Practice for its teaching program partnership with the Seattle Humane Society. This position will operate exclusively out of the Seattle Humane Society (SHS) in Bellevue, WA (www.seattlehumane.org). The position will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate has been identified and the candidate can relocate to Seattle. The position will be responsible for instruction of DVM students on clinical rotations in an established partnership with SHS. Depending on experience and qualifications, opportunities may exist for shared responsibilities within the SHS structure as well. Specific duties will include (but may not be limited to); case management, supervision of staff, coordination of the clinical and teaching service with other staff, administrators and services of SHS and interactions with faculty and administrators within WSU-Pullman. The instructor may have opportunities to participate in additional didactic teaching and scholarly activity in collaboration with WSU-Pullman faculty. This is an annually renewable position. |
APPLICATION REVIEW: Screening of applications begins May 1, 2017 and continues until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants are required to submit electronically a cover letter; curriculum vitae; and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references. To apply, visit www.wsujobs.com. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Matt Mickas firstname.lastname@example.org , 509-335-0752 or Dr. Jessica Reed, email@example.com.
COLLEGE OVERVIEW: The mission of VCS is to serve the community through education and through generation and dissemination of new information, for the benefit of animal and human health and well-being. The WSU College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM), http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/, is organized into five departments, including VCS, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Integrative Physiology and Neurology, the School of Molecular Biosciences, and the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, each dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service.
SEATTLE HUMANE SOCIETY OVERVIEW: Seattle Humane promotes the human-animal bond by saving and serving pets in need, regardless of age, ability, circumstance or geography. We are an independent, non-profit shelter with a 98.3% save rate. In 2016, we placed nearly 7,000 pets into loving homes and provided income-qualified households with access to affordable spay/neuter services through our shelter clinic. The construction of our new, state-of-the-art shelter is nearly complete, with our doors scheduled to open in July 2017. AREA OVERVIEW: Bellevue is located in the center of the Puget Sound region, situated on 31 miles of rolling hills between Lake Washington on the west and Lake Sammamish on the east, and only 8 miles east of Seattle. The city offers breathtaking views of picturesque sunsets on the water and snow-capped mountains to the east and west. Bellevue is the second largest city in King County and the fifth largest in the state. For more details go to, http://www.bellevuechamber.org .
Washington State University is a PAC-12 school and a land-grant institution with an enrollment of approximately 22,000 students on its Pullman campus and another 7,000 students statewide. The university’s web page, www.wsu.edu, offers information about WSU and the surrounding area.
WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER.