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Ross University - Assistant or Associate or Full Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology UPDAT
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Leading the future of veterinary education and research 

Assistant or Associate or Full Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology


Overview:  :  Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean.  An integrated curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians.  Students benefit from seven semesters of preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States and Canada.


Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries.  Four research centers advance productivity and standing of research and research training, and include 1) One Health Center for Zoonoses and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, 2) Integrative Mammalian Research, 3) Conservation Medicine and Ecosystem Health, and 4) Research and Innovation in Veterinary and Medical Education.  We are expanding and prioritizing the recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will join a pharmacology/toxicology team consisting of two other pharmacologists.  S/he will report to the Head of Department, Biomedical Sciences and will have demonstrated expertise in teaching professional DVM students in clinical pharmacology, and also have the ability to instruct students in the application of that knowledge to clinical practice.  Experience in teaching toxicology is very desirable but not required.  The successful candidate will be expected to collaborate in research programs, resulting in publications in peer-reviewed journals, and to participate in Masters and PhD programs.


Qualifications:  A DVM degree or comparable degree is essential and a PhD in one of the areas of pharmacology is highly desirable. Post-doctoral training and Diplomate status in ACVCP, ECVPT or MACVSc is also highly desirable.  The successful candidate will have a track record of publishing in quality journals, as well as potential to collaborate or develop an independent research program.  The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.


Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Qualified applicants apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV) and letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution in areas of teaching, research and service.  CV and letter should be in a single document (MS or PDF) and submitted online .


File review will begin upon receipt of the completed applications, and continue until the position is filled.  Reference letters are requested prior to on campus interviews.


We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

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