In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University demonstrating "Excellence in Every Way", the ideal Assistant/Associate/Full Professor will possess the willingness to use his or her expertise to assist in the University’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence.
Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities
Must have a required commitment to the University’s tri-partite mission of teaching, research, and service.
Required to participate in classroom, clinical and laboratory instruction of veterinary students, graduate students, interns, and graduate veterinarians.
Must demonstrate creative scholarship and collaborative research activities in small animal surgery and develop innovative teaching and service programs.
Participation in providing client services to the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) in small animal surgery is required.
Must also develop strong professional relationships with referring veterinarians and participate in state and national outreach and continuing education.
Participation on college and university committees is expected. Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, and work collaboratively with others (faculty, staff, students) in a collegial diverse team environment.
DVM or equivalent degree and license to practice Veterinary Medicine. Board certification by the ACVS or ECVS will be given preference, however, candidates who are board-eligible will be considered.
Clinical experience and documented competence in Small Animal Surgery are required
Commensurate with education, training, and experience
**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **
APPLICATIONS will be accepted in the Office of Human Resources. Each applicant should complete a Tuskegee University employment application and submit a resume/CV, (3) letters of reference (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Incomplete application and/or application packets will eliminate the possibility of an interview. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position. The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.