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Small Animal Surgery

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Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE Canada


The Department of Companion Animals at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position in small animal surgery. Appointment will be made at the Assistant or Associate professor level. Job duties include teaching in undergraduate & graduate programs, providing clinical service in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, developing a research program and contributing to extension and continuing education programs. Three months study time will be given for surgery board preparation if needed. This appointment is subject to final budgetary approval.

Qualifications will include: a DVM (or equivalent) degree; successful completion of an ACVS or ECVS accredited residency program; demonstrated teaching ability; well-developed skills of collaboration, relationship building and communication; eligibility for licensure with the Prince Edward Island Veterinary Medical Association Preference will be given to candidates with diplomat status. A graduate degree is desirable but not mandatory. The salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience. Full-time, permanent faculty members receive a comprehensive fringe-benefits package, with benefit details provided at time of offer in accordance with the collective agreement.

Further details can be found at: http://www.upei.ca/hr/competition/37a17 http://www.upei.ca/avc and http://www.gov.pe.ca

Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three (3) referees to: Dr. Stephanie Hamilton, Chair, Department of Companion Animals, Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, C1A 4P3 CANADA. Tel: (902) 620-5223; E-mail: smhamilton@upei.ca

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment. Review of applications will begin on December 15th, 2017 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Starting date is flexible.