The Department of Veterinary Large Animal Clinical Sciences,
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas
A&M University invites applications for a full-time clinical
track faculty position in Radiology at academic rank of assistant
or associate professor, or full professor, commensurate with the
candidate’s experience and credentials. Candidates must have a
DVM/VMD or equivalent degree. Applicants must be board certified or
have met the requirements to take the board exam of the American
College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) or the European College of
Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging. Applicants must meet requirements
for special licensure in the State of Texas.
The academic home of faculty members in radiology is the Large
Animal Clinical Sciences Department at Texas A&M University but
they provide medical imaging services for small, large and exotic
animals. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute
primarily to the patient care and teaching missions of the College
of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, while participating
collaboratively in research and other scholarly activities.
A complete job description may be found at this link:
Additional links can be found on our web site at: http://www.vetmed.tamu.edu/
A link to the Bryan/College Station area:
Application review will begin on September 15, 2016 and
applications will be considered until the position is filled.
Our state of the art on-site Diagnostic Imaging and Cancer
Treatment Center houses a 3T Siemens Verio MRI and 40-slice Siemens
CT in a facility designed to accommodate both small animals and
horses. If you meet the position qualifications and would like to
join an 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,
Phone inquiries directly to (979)845-9127; (979) 847-8863 (fax),
or e-mail email@example.com.
Texas A&M University is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educator committed
Clinical track faculty members are expected to demonstrate
effectiveness and excellence in Academic Citizenship, Teaching and
Patient Care (Scholarship of Applied Medical Sciences) and the
Scholarship of Integration. 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 65%-75% commitment to patient care and clinical
teaching. The candidate must possess a DVM or equivalent degree,
must be board certified in or have met the requirements to take the
certifying exam of the American College of Veterinary Radiology or
the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging and be
eligible for Texas veterinary licensure. Salary and rank are
commensurate with qualification and experience.
Although the radiology faculty positions are in the Department
of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, the radiologists provide medical
imaging services for small, large and exotic animals. These
services encompass: small animal ultrasonography, large and small
animal radiology, MRI, computed tomography, and nuclear
The following is a non-exhaustive list of responsibilities for
the faculty member in this position. The job responsibilities and
assignments will be reviewed annually by the department head and
faculty member, and may be adjusted to meet the needs of the
department and/or the faculty member.
Teaching: Both clinical and didactic teaching
is required. The faculty member will:
- be effective and innovative in his/her approach to
- optimally utilize clinical case material as a means of
instructing professional veterinary students assigned to the
- participate in delivery of didactic lectures and laboratories
related to radiology and imaging.
- develop well organized, creative lectures and laboratory
materials for assigned courses in the professional curriculum.
- supervise and mentor interns and residents.
- participate in clinical rounds as appropriate.
Scholarship: The faculty member will:
- excel in Patient Care (Scholarship of Applied Medical Sciences)
focused on radiology and imaging, provide imaging support which is
critical for maintaining a caseload adequate for teaching, and
advancing the science and practice of veterinary radiology and
imaging. This includes providing and seeking consultation with
other faculty members. It also includes providing outstanding
communication and service to clinical colleagues in the VMTH.
- Become board-certified in American College of Veterinary
Radiology or the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
within two years of employment if not board-certified at the time
- demonstrate effectiveness in the Scholarships of Integration
through continuing education programs, review articles and book
- participate as a collaborator with substantive contribution to
the research of faculty members with independent research
- participate with other faculty members in rotating emergency
- participate in the Scholarship of Teaching when possible.
Academic citizenship: All faculty members are
expected to be professionally collegial. In addition, Academic
Service is expected in one or more of the following capacities:
- membership on departmental, college, and university committees
- active participation in committees of professional associations
- execution of administrative duties as assigned by the
- oversight of the professional development of technicians
assigned to this clinical service.
- professional mentoring of interns residents and faculty