The Department of Veterinary Biosciences (VBS), College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at The Ohio State University (OSU), is seeking outstanding candidates for a full-time clinical track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor-Clinical.
1. Diagnostic service: The faculty member will participate in the autopsy and surgical biopsy services of the college’s Applied Pathology service. Service duties include: performing standard post-mortem examinations as well as forensic and legal post-mortems; serving as senior pathologist for the biopsy service, and supervising anatomic pathology residents and veterinary students.
2. Teaching: The faculty member will participate in clinical training of veterinary students as part of the senior student rotation in Applied Pathology and pathology residents in the Combined Anatomic Pathology Residency/PhD Graduate Training Program. Didactic teaching responsibilities will include participation in the professional veterinary medical curriculum and in the courses provided to pathology residents in the Combined Program.
3. Research and scholarly activity: The faculty member will contribute to collaborative research and scholarly activity synergistic with the College’s research, teaching, and clinical service missions.
Qualifications: Applicants must have a DVM (or equivalent) from an AVMA-accredited or equivalent institution and be board certified or board eligible in anatomic pathology by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists or the European College of Veterinary Pathology. A PhD or other advanced training in anatomic pathology is highly desirable. The successful applicant must possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, prioritize collegiality, and demonstrate effectiveness in teamwork.
The Department comprises 25 faculty, including 11 Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (7 certified in anatomic pathology and 4 certified in clinical pathology), and combines the disciplines of oncology, immunology, microbiology, physiology, and anatomy. The College is a member of the most comprehensive Health Sciences Center in America, which includes on a single campus. the Colleges of Veterinary Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, Dentistry, Optometry, Nursing, and Allied Health Sciences
Columbus, Ohio’s capital and largest city, offers a convenient lifestyle with affordable housing and easy commutes. Residents enjoy the many amenities of the city including professional sports teams, museums, outstanding restaurants, performing arts, parks, as well as unique boroughs and neighborhoods.
Inquiries regarding the position and expression of interest can be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Stefan Niewiesk (email@example.com), Department of Veterinary Biosciences, The Ohio State University, 1925 Coffey Road, Columbus, OH 43210. To apply, applications should be submitted via the career site at https://osujoblinks.com/ln1o and include curriculum vitae, cover letter, a document describing the teaching, research and diversity philosophy and the names (with complete contact information) of at least three individuals from whom letters of reference may be solicited. Academic rank and salary are negotiable and commensurate with the candidate’s background and experience. Review of applications will begin October 11, 2021 and will continue until the ideal candidate has been selected.
The College of Veterinary Medicine and The Ohio State University are committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment that supports the free exchange of ideas in a professional and collegial manner in all academic endeavors as we engage audiences and serve our communities from a wide spectrum of backgrounds and experiences. The Ohio State University is an EEO/AA Employer and fosters a tobacco-free environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.