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Clinical Assistant / Associate Professor - Clinical Pathology (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory)

Kansas State University Libraries Manhattan, KS
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**About this Role:**

The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (KSVDL) within the Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University invite applications for a clinical track position (rank of **Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor**) in the field of **clinical pathology**. KSVDL is a full-service, AAVLD-accredited laboratory, offering a complete range of diagnostic services for all species. The Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology consists of 60 full time faculty with expertise in pathology, immunology and infectious disease, epidemiology, toxicology, and oncology. They contribute to training of veterinary students, graduate students, and post-doctoral trainees and residents.

**We Support Diversity and Inclusion:**

Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the** _Principles of Community._ **

**Duties / Responsibilities:**

The candidate will join a team of two clinical pathologists, three residents, and two diagnostic medicine interns. This position carries an appointment of 85% diagnostic service, including all routine services provided by the clinical pathology laboratory such as diagnostic interpretation of cytology, hematology, chemistry, and urine samples and consultation with clinicians, house officers, and veterinary students. The remaining appointment is divided between clinical teaching (continuing education and outreach, mentoring of residents and interns, and instruction of senior veterinary students) and other scholarly activities. Opportunities exist for collaborative and clinical investigative research. The chosen candidate is expected to follow the KSVDL quality management system documents and processes and the AAVLD Standard. Information regarding the directed service/teaching/research/scholarly activity opportunities within KSVDL and Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology is available on our web sites (_http://www.ksvdl.org_) and (_

**Required Minimum Qualifications:**

* Degree in veterinary medicine (DVM, VMD, or equivalent)
* Board certification or board-eligibility in the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) or the European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ECVP)
* The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, evidence of effective teamwork, and a commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community
* The chosen candidate for the position will be required to pursue Kansas veterinary licensure through the Kansas Board of Veterinary Examiners
* The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of appointment and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

**Special Instructions to Applicants:**

For full consideration, the complete application, including a **curriculum vitae**, a **letter summarizing career goals**, and **contact information of three professional references** must be included with your application and submitted by July 15, 2019.

Questions regarding the position can be addressed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr.Charan Ganta (

**Salary Range / Pay Rate:**

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience.

**College of Veterinary Medicine:**

Kansas State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution located in Manhattan, KS; a community of approximately 52,000 situated in the scenic Flint Hills. Kansas State University boasts several federal and regional centers including NBAF (National Bio and Agro-defense Facility), CEEZAD (Center of Excellent for Emerging Zoonotic Animal Diseases), ABADRU (Arthopod-borne Animal Diseases Research Unit), BRI (Biosecurity Research Institute), CEVBD (Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases) and the Johnson Cancer Research Center, representing potential areas for collaboration. Manhattan, KS, nicknamed "Manhappiness," consistently ranks as one of the top college-towns in the nation offering a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities in a friendly and progressive community. Kansas State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

**Equal Employment Opportunity:**

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

**Background Screening Statement:**

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

*Department:* 3670080080 Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

*Job no:* 507433

*Work type:* Academic / Faculty - 12 month

*Location:* Manhattan, Kansas

*Categories:* Veterinary Medicine

*Pay Grade:* 001

*Advertised:* 07 Jun 2019 Central Daylight Time

*Applications close:* Open until filled

Kansas State University Libraries

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