The Department of Surgical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine seeks applicant for a position as a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in the Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery section.
Responsibilities include teaching third year students in the small animal surgery course, the advanced dentistry course, and the dentistry clinical rotation. Required clinical duties will range between 22-24 weeks.
Clinical duties include leading resident-based or student-based rounds which involve approximately 3 hours per week while on clinics. Opportunities for providing dental care to a large variety of species are available if of interest of the faculty member. Development of a research program as well as clinical and research supervision of residents in dentistry and oral surgery is also required. Participation in continuing education programs for practicing veterinarians is also expected.
There is currently a 1-week equine dentistry elective course (including clinical laboratory) offered during the third year curriculum. If the appropriate candidate has an equine interest, participation in leading this course would be encouraged.
Distribution of time in clinical practice, teaching, research, and service is expected to be in the range of the following, depending on unit needs:
Clinical practice: 40-50%
Non-clinical teaching 20%
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
DVM or equivalent degree.
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
Advanced training in dentistry and oral surgery required.
Large animal/equine and/or zoologic species dental experience is preferred but not required.
License or Certificate:
Must maintain a Wisconsin license to practice Veterinary Medicine.
Board certified or board eligible in the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) or European Veterinary Dental College (EVDC) is necessary.
A competitive recruitment and selection process was conducted for this employment opportunity and a U.S. worker was not selected. An application for Alien Employment Certification is being filed on behalf of an alien to fill the employment opportunity. Anyone with documentary evidence relative to the application, or available workers, wages and/or working conditions, may contact the Regional Certifying Office of the Department of Labor at the following address:
U.S Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
Foreign Labor Certification National Processing Center
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Phone: 404-893-0101, Fax: 404-893-4642
This position is being announced simultaneously with PVL 93378; please note only one vacancy exists. Having two position vacancy listings allows the School of Veterinary Medicine to consider candidates with both tenure-track credentials and non-tenure track credentials for this position.
Applicants will also be considered who are eligible to take the AVDC board certifying examination.
The Small Animal faculty are team oriented and are excited about the prospects of furthering the development of dental, oral and maxillofacial care of veterinary patients UW Veterinary Care/School of Veterinary Medicine is a wonderful workplace with enthusiastic students, technicians, residents and other faculty specialists who work together to provide excellent veterinary medical care, and to advance the field of veterinary medicine with compassionate care and new discoveries. The University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and surrounding area have many enriching opportunities.
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A875100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/SURGICAL SCIENCES
Full Time: 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
MAY 14, 2019
ANNUAL (12 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
The position has been filled. This posting is mandatory to meet a United States Department of Labor requirement. See the job posting for more details.
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