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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery - Clinical or Tenure Track
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Date Posted Aug. 18, 2023
Title Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery - Clinical or Tenure Track
University Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Department LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Surgery/Surgical Sciences

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery- Clinical or Tenure Track  

Your next career opportunity awaits at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. One of only 33 veterinary schools in the United States, LSU Vet Med is experiencing unprecedented growth as we seek to improve and protect the lives of animals and people through superior education, transformational research, and compassionate care. We are dedicated to building a premier team of world-renowned clinicians, educators, and researchers to provide an elite healthcare experience in Louisiana and the region. This is where science meets passion and global health prevails. We hope you will join us as we explore what is possible.

We are seeking our next Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery. We want you to join our Companion Animal Surgery team at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine! The LSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital has the most board-certified specialists under one roof in Louisiana. Our Companion Animal Surgery service aims to work closely with clients to offer them the highest quality surgical care possible. We provide state-of-the-art veterinary medicine and surgery, while instructing future veterinarians and veterinary surgeons.

LSU has openings for clinical- or tenure-track faculty positions for a soft tissue surgeon to join our team of three surgery faculty members (two ACVS, one ECVS), three surgical residents, two surgical interns, and three full-time nurses. The addition of one more ACVS diplomate would allow us to recruit a fourth surgical resident in the future.

At LSU, our surgeons enjoy a new Arthrex Synergy UHD4 imaging platform, 3-D printing, laparoscopy and thoracoscopy, new Hitachi fluoroscopic C-arm and radiographic system, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging, interventional radiology, vessel-sealing devices, smoke evacuation, I-Loc system, AO/ASIF/Synthes plating system, and BioMedtrix total hip replacement system.

LSU has openings for clinical or tenure-track, and professional-track surgeons.  

Interested in learning more about this career opportunity?

For a full list of qualifications and how to apply, visit:  

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Questions are welcome and can be directed to Debbie Blanchard

About Baton Rouge, Louisiana:

The LSU campus is located in beautiful Baton Rouge, a vibrant and growing metropolitan area with over 300 years of history. Enjoy amazing culinary experiences, unique architecture, a thriving arts scene, unparalleled musical performances, thrilling sporting events, vibrant festivals and celebrations, and southern hospitality at its finest.

We are just an hour’s drive from the international city of New Orleans, the home of Mardi Gras, jazz music, and restaurants that are among the finest in the world. We are surrounded by natural beauty that is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Enjoy a short trip to the shores of the Gulf of Mexico for beautiful beaches, or explore the bayous of the Atchafalaya Basin, a vast natural wonder with a storied past.  A world of new experiences awaits you in the heart of Louisiana.

Compensation/Benefits: Competitive base salary, dental, and vision insurance, , 401(k) with match, paid CE, license fees and membership dues, Paid holidays accrued up to 14 days per year, Annual leave accrued up to 14 days per year, Paid sick leave accrued up to 12 days per year, wellness and mentorship programs, and more.

To learn more about LSU Vet Med and Baton Rouge, please visit the links below:

We teach. We heal. We discover. We protect. Join us at LSU Vet Med as we make a profound difference in global health!


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Contact Information

  • Debbie Blanchard
    LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
    Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803


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