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Job ID: 222416

Term Instructor in Veterinary Anatomy
Tufts University

Date Posted Sep. 28, 2023
Title Term Instructor in Veterinary Anatomy
University Tufts University
North Grafton, MA, United States
Department Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine: Comparative Pathobiology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Anatomy, Physiology, & Cell Biology

We are seeking a term instructor for Spring Semester 2024 to assist in teaching veterinary anatomy to first-year students in the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. The Spring Semester course primarily focuses on large animal anatomy (including bovine, equine, small ruminant, and swine) using a regional approach. This is a limited-term, part-time or full-time appointment that may extend up to 12 months to assist with the Fall 2024 course.



A DVM or equivalent degree or Master’s or PhD in a relevant area is required. While experience teaching veterinary anatomy is considered an asset, other relevant experience including large animal surgical experience, and other veterinary teaching experience, will be considered.  Salary is commensurate with experience.


Application Instructions

Applications received by October 15, 2023 will be given full consideration. To be considered for the position, please submit a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your qualifications, teaching interests and experience. The names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references should be provided.  Applicants should submit materials through the Interfolio link here ( For questions about the application process please contact Dr. Andrea Varela-Stokes, at Start date is negotiable but should be no later than January 1, 2024.

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