The Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University, invites applications for a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in Livestock Services Field Service. Applicants must hold a DVM or an equivalent degree. Advanced clinical training and/or 5 years minimum practice experience that demonstrates the aptitude of a progressive, diverse, high quality food animal practitioner are expected credentials. An advanced academic degree or specialty status (DACT, DACVIM, DACVS) in a relevant discipline is desired but not required. Practice background and clinical experience in beef cattle production medicine is preferred. The successful candidate will join a livestock services section that includes two board certified large animal internal medicine specialists, one internal medicine resident, two interns and two veterinary technicians. We seek an individual who is enthusiastic about house officer and student training and who is looking for a unique opportunity to become an integral member of a strong livestock services team.
Inquiries may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Matt Miesner at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin as soon as possible and continue until the position is filled.
Kansas State University has a robust local livestock ambulatory practice providing primary and emergency care for a wide variety of food animal species in the Kansas Flint Hills. Services are provided for cow-calf, feedlot, small ruminant and camelid producers, with cow calf operations being the vast majority of the practice. The service works closely with KSU animal science units for service as well as research collaboration. Clinical duties will include providing routine and after-hours emergency care as well as herd health consultation services. Teaching activities may include didactic lectures, laboratories, continuing education programs and instruction of house officers and 4th year veterinary students on clinical rotations.
Kansas State University is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, positive work environment, exciting student life, and the beauty of its campus. It is geographically located in a moderate climate with easy access to diverse recreational regions. Kansas State University was voted as the second best place to work for professional adults in the nation. For more information visit www.ksu.edu or www.vet.k-state.edu
Kansas State University is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required. Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees.
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