The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine (PVM), Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS), invites applications for a full-time (12 month) clinical track faculty position in Theriogenology/ Equine Emphasis at the Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor level.
The successful candidate will actively participate in the learning, discovery and engagement activities of the PVM and VCS department. These activities include: Clinical: Providing clinical service to VTH patients primarily in a hospital setting but with the possibility of some ambulatory calls; building strong relationships with equine clientele and referring veterinarians; teaching and supervising veterinary students, veterinary technician students, and house officers. Learning: Responsibilities include clinical, didactic and laboratory instruction of DVM students, veterinary technician students, house officers, and graduate students. Discovery: Collaborative research that complements and builds on current PVM and Department of Animal Sciences faculty interests and strengths (www.vet.purdue.edu/vcs/;https://ag.purdue.edu/ansc/Pages/default.aspx). Service and Engagement: Participation in committee work, professional organizations, delivery of continuing education and Extension programs, and other appropriate activities. The ideal candidate will have a primary interest in equine theriogenology but will be able to attend other species on a limited basis. Purdue’s new large animal hospital, which will open in 2022, includes a full equine theriogenology facility. PVM is highly supportive of individual faculty career growth and development. A formal faculty mentoring program is in place.
Qualifications for the position include a DVM or equivalent degree and board certification or board eligibility in the American College of Theriogenology. Candidates should have a sincere interest in providing outstanding clinical service, extension outreach, teaching, and participating in collaborative research. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, communication, and teaching skills, and be able to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, house officers and clientele. The successful candidate is expected to promote an atmosphere of collegiality and cultural diversity in the College. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. A background check will be required for employment in this position.
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.
Purdue University's College of Veterinary Medicine/Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests, or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
DVM or equivalent degree and board certification or board eligibility in the American College of Theriogenology
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.