The Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences (LCS) at Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU CVM) invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Large Animal Nutrition. This position is being offered as a Tenure Track faculty position.
The successful candidate will become part of a dynamic and innovative team that is committed to world-class research, outreach and training to meet the needs of the large animal industry. Candidates must have a veterinary medical degree (DVM or equivalent) and be eligible for licensing in the State of Michigan (an academic license option exists).American or European board certification (or eligibility) in veterinary nutrition is desirable. An advanced graduate degree (PhD desirable) or evidence of equivalent research experience and scholarly productivity is required.
The successful candidate is expected to dedicate 20% of the position to providing client-focused nutrition service as part of the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Lab (VDL). The candidate in this appointment will have a 50% research appointment and will be expected to develop a nationally/internationally recognized, externally funded, collaborative program in fields related to Large Animal Nutrition. The remainder 30% of the appointment will be dedicated to DVM, post-doctoral and graduate training (residents and research-degree students).
Review of applications will begin Jan 1, 2019, and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. Additional information about the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences and the College of Veterinary Medicine is available at http://cvm.msu.edu/lcsposition. Send inquiries to: Dr. Lou Neuder, Search Committee Chair, College of Veterinary Medicine (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae along with the names and contact information for three professional references. Candidates must also include a letter of intent specifying which appointment they are seeking as well as their qualifications, professional experience, career goals, commitment to clinical service, history of research funding, statement of future research plans and ability to contribute to a diverse and inclusive environment.
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