Job Description Summary
The successful candidate will have demonstrated an interest in emergency medicine and surgery and in advanced patient care. Initially, clinical responsibilities will include after-hours care and management of animals hospitalized by specialty services. Responsibilities will expand to include emergency receiving and management of emergency cases once the service is opened. An after-hours rotating working schedule of Friday through Monday morning is anticipated. Members of the veterinary faculty must contribute to a team environment, engage productively with referring veterinarians, and collaborate with colleagues at the teaching hospitals on the main Auburn University campus. Faculty members are expected to provide exceptional patient care while simultaneously providing clinical instruction for veterinary students.
Qualified applicants must hold a DVM or equivalent degree and have completed a minimum of two years of general veterinary practice or a formal rotating small animal internship at the time employment begins. Experience in emergency practice or completion of a small animal internship is preferred. An interest in emergency and critical care and small animal surgery is desired. The successful candidate should have excellent communication skills and a demonstrated commitment to team-based, high quality, compassionate medicine.
Title and starting salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials. Full university benefits will be offered.
The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.