NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
May 30, 2018
Raleigh, North Carolina
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has achieved national recognition in research, teaching and clinical excellence, and the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences plays critical roles in all of these areas. The Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences (https://cvm.ncsu.edu/research/departments/mbs) is one of three departments at the CVM and consists of faculty who have diverse research, clinical, and teaching interests.
The CVM is a dynamic community whose members are dedicated to preparing veterinarians and veterinary scientists while advancing animal and human health from the cellular level through entire ecosystems.
The position of Lecturer of Veterinary Anatomy will be a 12 month, 0.75 FTE appointment and will be dedicated 95% to instructional activities of the anatomy courses and 5% to department and college service activities. Veterinary anatomy is taught as two courses (one in the fall and one in the spring semester) in the first year DVM program. The successful candidate will be required to participate in the instruction of fall and spring anatomy courses and assume responsibilities of distributed lecture load and laboratory instruction. In addition, this position may assume the responsibility of Course Coordinator for one of the courses. Contributing to current and future development of innovative teaching methods and resources for anatomy instruction (for example, course design projects, prosections, dry and plastinated models, and digital media resources) will be expected of this position. Finally, contribution to and/or development of applied anatomy-focused selectives (1-2 week short courses offered in the veterinary curriculum fall and spring) will be encouraged and there will be opportunity as time permits to participate in small group learning courses outside of the anatomy courses.
The successful candidate will have a DVM (or equivalent degree) with clinical and instructional experience. Applicants with a strong veterinary clinical practice background in disciplines that utilize clinically applied anatomy on a routine basis (for example, surgery, radiology, and sports medicine) and/or teaching experience in veterinary gross anatomy or a closely related applied discipline (for example, surgery or radiology) are encouraged to apply.
The incumbent must possess excellent interpersonal skills as well as oral and written communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
DVM or equivalent and experience in teaching veterinary anatomy required.
Strong commitment to excellence in teaching is expected.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is closed.
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Review of applications will begin June 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. To view the full position description, additional requirements, and to apply online, please visit the job posting at http://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/101549.
A cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three references is required.
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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Internal Number: 00061788
About NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine is where compassion meets science. Our mission, is to advance the veterinary profession and animal health through ongoing discovery and medical innovation; provide animals and their owners with extraordinary, compassionate medical care; and prepare the next generation of veterinarians and veterinary research scientists.
Our world-leading faculty and clinicians are at the forefront of interdisciplinary biomedical innovation, conducting solution-driven research that defines the interconnections between animal and human health.
The College is fully accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education. The last evaluation was conducted in 2014.