Open Rank Faculty Position(s), Shreiber School of Veterinary Medicine of Rowan University
Rowan University Shreiber School of Veterinary Medicine
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Type: Full Time
5 openings available.
Internal Number: 498887
The newly established Shreiber School of Veterinary Medicine (RowanSSVM) of Rowan University is seeking applications from qualified individuals for five (5) tenure-track positions at the faculty rank for of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. At this time preference is for applicants with expertise in the disciplines of Anatomy, Physiology, Immunology, and Histology.
Successful candidates will be expected to participate in the teaching, service, and research mission of the RowanSSVM. Teaching responsibilities will include the design, implementation, and delivery of an integrated professional curriculum constructed around organ system blocks as well as participation in graduate training programs. Candidates are expected to train and supervise DVM and graduate students, develop and maintain an extramurally funded research program, and participate in the provision of clinical services as appropriate. Opportunities for collaborative research exist within the School and the University as a whole. Scholarly activities involving basic, translational, clinical, or pedagogical research are encouraged.
Minimum qualifications include a doctoral degree (DVM, PhD, or equivalent). Additional graduate degrees, board certification, or board eligibility are desirable. The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the term of employment. Visa sponsorship is possible for the right candidates. Candidates with clinical practice responsibilities must hold or be eligible to obtain licensure as a Veterinarian in the State of New Jersey. Salary level and appointment level is commensurate with education and experience.
Rowan University is a public Carnegie-classified (R2/high research activity) institution with approximately 23,000 students offering bachelor’s through doctoral and professional degrees and has earned national recognition for innovation, commitment to high-quality, affordable education, and developing public-private partnerships. Rowan University is the fourth fastest-growing public university for three consecutive years as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The School of Veterinary Medicine is located on the Glassboro, New Jersey campus, 22 miles southeast of Philadelphia. The School of Veterinary Medicine plans to admit its first class of DVM students in 2025, pending accreditation approval. Facilities will include an academic teaching facility aimed at the delivery of pre-clinical training, a teaching hospital, and a research facility. Major metropolitan areas in the northeast corridor (New York City, Washington, DC) are within an easy 2 to 3-hour drive. The Jersey beaches are only an hour drive from campus.
Rowan University promotes a diverse community that begins with students, faculty, staff, and administration who respect each other and value each other’s dignity. By identifying and removing barriers and fostering individual potential, Rowan will cultivate a community where all members can learn and grow. The Rowan University community is committed to a safe environment that encourages intellectual, academic, and social interaction and engagement across multiple intersections of identities. At Rowan University, creating and maintaining a caring community that embraces diversity in its broadest sense is among the highest priorities.
As a state public University, Rowan employees are also eligible to participate in the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. More information on this program is available at https://studentaid.gov/manage-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service.
About Rowan University Shreiber School of Veterinary Medicine
The Rowan University School of Veterinary Medicine will be the first in New Jersey.
Once accredited, the school will offer New Jersey’s first Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, as well as related degree programs designed to shape the future of veterinary medicine and animal health care in the state.
With the addition of the School of Veterinary Medicine, Rowan University will be one of only two universities in the nation offering Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degrees.
Focused on practical research at the intersection of medicine, engineering, science, business and the environment, the School of Veterinary Medicine is uniquely qualified to advance the health and well-being of animals and humans through the “One Health Concept.” That is, there is “one medicine” supporting “one health.” We expect our graduates to address societal concerns in the broadest sense while improving patient outcomes.