Clinical Track Faculty Position in Veterinary Dermatology
Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
Location: West Lafayette, Indiana
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine (PVM), Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS), invites applications for TWO full-time or part-time (12-month) Clinical-track positions in Veterinary Dermatology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Qualifications for the position include a DVM or equivalent degree, and board certification or completion of a dermatology residency program registered by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology or European College of Veterinary Dermatology. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. A background check will be required for employment for this position by the University. The Purdue University Veterinary Hospital has completed a major expansion project. Encompassing 162,500 square feet, the new David and Bonnie Brunner Purdue Veterinary Medical Hospital Complex includes three components located just east of the existing Lynn Hall of Veterinary Medicine: • The David and Bonnie Brunner Small Animal Hospital (adding 65,000 square feet to the existing small animal hospital facilities in Lynn Hall) • The David and Bonnie Brunner Equine Hospital • The David and Bonnie Brunner Farm Animal Hospital The new complex provides state of the art teaching facilities dedicated to educating the next generation of veterinary professionals, enabling faculty to provide top quality compassionate animal health care, and serve as a catalyst for interdisciplinary clinical research. The successful candidate will actively participate in the learning, discovery and engagement activities of the PVM and the VCS department. Learning: Participation in lectures and laboratories in the DVM and veterinary nursing curricula, clinical teaching in the Purdue Veterinary Hospital (PVH), and participation in training house officers. Faculty also participate in university-wide graduate programs (MS and PhD). Clinical Service: Providing clinical service to patients of the PVH (typical time commitment: 50-70% Clinical Track); supervising veterinary students, veterinary nursing students, and house officers; and building strong relationships with referring veterinarians. Discovery: All faculty are expected to collaborate on clinical research projects. PVM is situated on the Purdue campus, allowing for a wide array of both clinical and basic research opportunities within and outside of the veterinary college, such as retrospective and prospective studies in both small and large animal dermatology. Service and Engagement: participation in committee work, professional organizations and community service, delivery of continuing education programs, and other appropriate activities are encouraged. Commitment to the College and Departmental missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, and support of the College and Department strategic plans are essential. The College of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University values, nurtures, and respects all members of its community and ensures an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential. Review of applications will begin on January 31, 2024, and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should provide a letter of intent describing professional goals, (including diversity statement and teaching philosophy); curriculum vitae; and the names and contact information of three professional references via the provided link: https://careers.purdue.edu/job-invite/25042/ Current employees apply via the provided link: https://performancemanager8.successfactors.com/sf/jobreq?jobId=25042&company=purdueuniv Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer.
Qualifications for the position include a DVM or equivalent degree, and board certification or completion of a dermatology residency program registered by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology or European College of Veterinary Dermatology.
About Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
Located in West Lafayette, Indiana between Indianapolis and Chicago, Purdue University is one of the nation’s leading land grant universities with a full range of academic majors, over 38,000 students, and more than 10,000 employees. Our West Lafayette campus can be likened to a small city. We have our own fire and police departments, computing infrastructure, health center, power plant, banquet and catering facilities, veterinary teaching hospital, and printing and transportation services. Purdue University is committed to maintaining a community which recognizes and values the inherent worth and dignity of every person; fosters tolerance, sensitivity, understanding, and mutual respect among its members; and encourages each individual to strive to reach his or her own potential.
The VCS department is one of three departments in the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. Our mission is to educate members of the veterinary health care team and biomedical community, to create and communicate knowledge, and to provide outstanding clinical service for the citizens of Indiana and surrounding region.