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Assistant/Associate/Professor of Veterinary Anatomic Pathology

The Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University (http://vetmed.tamu.edu/vtpb), invites applications for a faculty position in anatomic pathology. This appointment may be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor depending on the qualifications of the candidate.

We are seeking a candidate who will (1) participate in the anatomic pathology diagnostic service, (2) participate in the dermatopathology diagnostic service, (3) participate in teaching and training programs in pathology for residents and students and (4) proactively engage in collaborative research. Applicants must have a D.V.M. (or equivalent) degree and diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Pathologists or European College of Veterinary Pathologists. The successful applicant must possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise or a strong interest in dermatopathology.

The Department of Veterinary Pathobiology includes 58 faculty members with diverse backgrounds and research interests. Signature research programs in the college include Infectious Diseases and Biodefense; Biomedical Genomics; Veterinary Clinical Research; Cardiovascular Sciences; Neuroscience; Reproductive Biology; and Toxicology, Oncology, and Environmental Health Sciences. The Department strongly encourages collaborative research and is a role model for “One Health’ through its research affiliations with a variety of sister institutions, including the Texas A&M Health Science Center, Texas Medical Center, the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, the Texas Heart Institute, and the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory. Cancer research is a growing focus in the college that is supported by collaboration with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and the new state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and cancer treatment center.

The Department of Veterinary Pathobiology provides diagnostic laboratory support to the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital through the Clinical Pathology, Clinical Microbiology & Immunology, Surgical Biopsy, and Necropsy services. The specialty service in Dermatopathology supports both the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital and outside referring veterinarians through the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory. All provide extensive opportunities to engage in collaborative research.

Applications should be submitted as a single PDF file that includes a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, summary of teaching and diagnostic service experience, a statement of present and future research plans, and the names and contact information of three references via email to cvoelker@cvm.tamu.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Applicants needing more information are encouraged to email Dr. Brian Porter, Chair of the search committee (bporter@cvm.tamu.edu).

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