The Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences at Texas
A&M University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty
position in the area of comparative neuroscience, with a focus on
muscular dystrophy, at the Assistant Professor level. This faculty
position is intended to complement an ongoing research program Dr.
Noah Cohen that focuses on equine infectious disease.
The successful candidate must have a DVM or equivalent, doctoral
degree and relevant post-doctoral experience, and will be expected
to develop and sustain an extramurally-funded research program,
train graduate students, and teach within the professional
veterinary curriculum. Salary and start-up packages will be
competitive and commensurate with level of accomplishment.
Review of applications will begin Dec 15, 2016, and continue
until the position is filled. Applicants should send a curriculum
vita, statement of research and teaching interests, and the names
of three potential references to: Allen Roussel, Professor and
Head, Department of large animal clinical sciences, College of
Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, MS 4475, College
Station, TX 77843-4475 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Texas A&M University is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator committed
Tenure-track and tenured faculty members are expected to
demonstrate effectiveness and excellence in Academic Citizenship,
Teaching and Scholarship. The proportion of effort dedicated to
each of these activities is negotiable and may change over time.
However, it is anticipated that this position will involve
approximately 10% commitment to Academic Citizenship, 30%
commitment to Teaching, and 60% commitment to Scholarship,
primarily the Scholarship of Discovery. A DVM or equivalent degree
and a PhD in microbiology, immunology, or a related field are
required. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualification and
Teaching: Teaching in the graduate curriculum
is required. Teaching may be assigned in the veterinary
professional curriculum or undergraduate curriculum as needed. The
faculty member will:
- be effective and innovative in his/her approach to
- develop well organized, creative lectures and laboratory
materials for assigned courses in the graduate, professional or
undergraduate curriculum as assigned.
- instruct students in research principles and methods including
independent studies involving laboratory work and animal
- supervise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students in the
laboratory and animal experiments.
- participate in seminars and laboratory meetings as
Research/Scholarship: The faculty member
- demonstrate excellence in Research (the Scholarship of
- develop an independent research program in equine infectious
- apply for and receive extramural funding to support his/her
- collaborate with other scientists in the CVM and in other
colleges within TAMU and outside of TAMU.
Institutional citizenship: All faculty members
are expected to be professionally collegial. In addition, academic
service is expected in one or more of the following capacities:
- as a member of departmental, college, and university committees
- as an active participation in committees of professional
associations as appropriate.
- as an active participation on review boards, study sections,
etc. as appropriate.
- executing administrative duties as assigned by the Department
- providing oversight of the professional development of
technicians assigned within the laboratory.
Additional links can be found on our web site at: http://www.vetmed.tamu.edu/
and http://vethospital.tamu.edu/ A link to the
Bryan/College Station area: http://www.visitaggieland.com/About-BCS-Resources/Getting-Here-Around
If you would like to join the established, progressive team in
diagnostic imaging at Texas A&M University, please submit a
statement of career goals, professional interests, curriculum
vitae, and have 3 letters of reference sent to: Dr. Steven Brinsko,
Chair of Search Committee, Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College
of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M
University, 4475 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-4475. Phone
inquiries may be made directly to (979)845-9131; (979) 847-8863
(fax), or e-mail email@example.com. Application review will
begin on October 15, 2016 and applications will be considered until
the position is filled.