Clinical Asst/Assoc Professor at Humane Rescue Alliance
February 22, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine announces a search to fill a full-time Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor at Humane Rescue Alliance in National Capital area. This faculty appointment will support the College’s partnership with the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) to enhance the educational opportunities for our students in primary care setting and to benefit the health and wellbeing of the animals and residents in the National Capital area. HRA provides quality, affordable medical services for animals within their shelters and surrounding community. The successful candidate will supervise students assigned to the HRA clerkship and oversee educational delivery including the provision of veterinary services associated with such efforts. This clerkship is core clerkship, i.e. required of all DVM students. The successful candidate will be directly involved in the clinical instruction of professional students in the Veterinary Hospital(s) of HRA and will supervise the student experience with other veterinarians working with the HRA. Students on this clerkship will be involved in the spay and neuter program of HRA as well as other medical and surgical procedures that are performed at this hospital, which include but are not limited to medical workup leading to diagnosis and treatment, preventive care including vaccinations, dental care, minor surgical procedures. The successful candidate may also help supervise students attending this facility for additional elective/track clerkships (e.g., shelter medicine or behavioral clerkship). The successful candidate must be committed to excellence in teaching and to excellent patient management and client services. They will also be expected to participate in continuing education programs of the College and participate in faculty governance activities as needed and appropriate. Occasional travel may be required. Apply at http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/84260
About Virginia Tech
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine is located at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.