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Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor OR Assistant/Associate Professor Of Small Animal Orthopedics

Small animal

Expires: 25-04-2024

NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, NC, USA

The Department of Clinical Sciences at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking a tenure track or professional track Assistant/Associate Professor of Small Animal Orthopedics.


DVM or equivalent degree. Board certification in American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) or European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS) or residency training in an ACVS or ECVS registered program is required. Candidates must meet requirements for faculty or regular veterinary licensure in North Carolina.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

ACVS and ECVS board certification is preferred.  Additional training in clinical techniques and/or pedagogy is preferred.


This position resides in the Department of Clinical Sciences.  The individual will be a contributing member of the Surgery Section, with clinical duties within the Orthopedic Surgery Service in the NC State Veterinary Hospital for approximately 35% of their time.

The selected candidate will: 1) Provide high quality effective and efficient patient care for, but not necessarily limited to, dogs and cats. Clinical responsibilities will entail all the duties associated with case management (client and referral veterinarian communication, development of a diagnostic and treatment plan, interpretation of diagnostic findings, implementation of a treatment plan, development of a home care plan, and fiscally responsible case management). 2) Provide high quality clinical teaching for veterinary students and house officers, including house officers in other specialty services. 3) Select and mentor resident(s) in the ACVS-approved residency training program. 4) Assist with teaching selectives, electives, and core DVM course labs and didactic lectures to pre-clinical year DVM students, as requested. 5) Lead an active research program that contributes to the advancement of knowledge in Veterinary Surgery, and/or Education through presentations and publications 6) Overall, the individual will be expected to be a positive and active member of the Department, the Surgery Section, and the Veterinary Hospital.

Salary: Commensurate with candidate’s experience and qualifications

To Apply:  For more information and to apply please go to

AA/EOE: 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.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected]. 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 equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

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