Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor in Veterinary Dermatology

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University invites applications for an academic-track (50% clinics) or clinical-track (75% clinics) assistant/associate/full professor faculty position in veterinary dermatology. Requirements include a DVM degree or its equivalent and completion of an American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) or European College of Veterinary Dermatology (ECVD) residency. Preference will be given to individuals who are ACVD or ECVD board certified. Rank and salary will be commensurate with training and experience, and Cummings School has a progressive external consulting policy allowing for salary supplementation. Strengths are required in teaching, research, and clinical service. Excellent opportunities exist to build clinical and translational research collaborations with researchers on all three campuses of Tufts University and elsewhere within the New England medical community.

The successful candidate will join the dermatology service, which operates within the Foster Hospital for Small Animals and also serves the Hospital for Large Animals. Both hospitals are located in North Grafton, MA and are part of Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, which serves the New England region. Clinical responsibilities include supervision of the service, instruction of clinical-year students, and supervision of interns and residents. Ample time exists to take advantage of the collaborative environment for clinical and basic research, and all scholarly activity is valued in the school’s promotions process. Enthusiasm for teaching is a requirement for this position and responsibilities include clinical and didactic teaching, participation in preclinical labs, and instruction of residents and interns in all aspects of dermatology, primary case management, and oversight of patients.

This position is available after June 1, 2017. An initial review of applications will begin after March 31, 2017, but the search will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Applicants should send a letter of intent outlining their interests, experience, and qualifications, current curriculum vitae, and the names of three professional references to Dr. Nicholas Frank, Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536. Applications may be emailed to nicholas.frank@tufts.edu. Please contact Dr. Lluis Ferrer at lluis.ferrer@tufts.edu for more information about the dermatology service and this position.
Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.