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Wildlife Pathologist - Assistant Professor, CE track
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine - New Bolton Center


Date Posted Nov. 22, 2019
Title Wildlife Pathologist - Assistant Professor, CE track
University University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine - New Bolton Center
Kennett Square, PA, United States
Department Pathobiology Department
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pathology/Pathobiology
 
 

The Diagnostic Pathology Service at New Bolton Center (NBC), Department of Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine invites applicants for a faculty position in Wildlife Pathology in the Clinician Educator (CE) track in Kennett Square, PA. This Wildlife Pathology position is expected to establish a collaborative research program in partnership with the Penn Vet Pennsylvania Wildlife Futures Program and the Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System through skillful interpretation of lesions in a wide range of wildlife and exotic species, primarily avian and mammalian. The Penn Vet Pennsylvania Wildlife Futures Program at NBC is integrated with the Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System (PADLS), a tripartite animal diagnostic laboratory system funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnostics (AAVLD). In addition to providing diagnostic services for the Pennsylvania Game Commission and Penn Vet’s Widener hospital, the laboratory also receives livestock (horses, cattle, small ruminants, camelids, poultry), companion animal (dogs and cats), and laboratory animal diagnostic necropsy cases. The position also requires clinical training of veterinary and postdoctoral students in veterinary pathology.

Applicants must have a DVM/VMD degree and ACVP board certification. In addition to excellent communication and writing skills, a track record of wildlife expertise and the ability to develop an investigator-driven research program are required. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s training and experience.

The search committee will begin considering applications immediately. The anticipated start date is as soon as possible.


  • The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Sue Waddington-PIlder
    Pathobiology Department
    University of Pennsylvania
    380 South University Ave.
    Hill Pavilion, Room 310E
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
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  • 215-746-2046
  • waddingt@vet.upenn.edu

 

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