Assistant or Associate Professor in Large Animal Medicine

The Tufts Ambulatory Service at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for an academic track faculty position in large animal ambulatory medicine at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level. Advanced training and board eligibility or certification in a relevant specialty (ABVP, ACT, ACVIM) are preferred. Fluency in Spanish is highly desirable. Tufts Ambulatory Service is located in Woodstock CT and is a primary clinical and teaching unit of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in North Grafton, MA. Anticipated percentage responsibilities for this position are 60% clinical service and 40% academic time.

The successful candidate will be capable of providing excellent primary care for all large animal species but will have a focus on dairy herd health and dairy production medicine. Expertise in analyzing dairy records using software such as PCDart and DC305 and the ability to make management recommendations for our dairy clients will be required as the focus of this position is to enhance the service’s expertise in dairy production medicine and client management recommendations. Experience in reproductive management, preventative medicine, records analysis, financial analysis, and raising replacements is expected. Rotational participation in the emergency call schedule is required. Ability to become licensed in MA, CT and RI and achieve federal accreditation is required.

In addition to clinical expertise and excellent client communication skills, the successful candidate will also demonstrate enthusiasm and experience with clinical, laboratory and didactic veterinary student education. This is primarily a clinical and teaching position; however, research opportunities are available.

The position is available immediately. An initial review of applications will take place after January 1, 2016 but the search will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Eugene White, Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Environmental and Population Health and Director of Tufts Ambulatory Service (eugene.white@tufts.edu).

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. David Lee-Parritz, Clinical Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental and Population Health, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, 200 Westboro Rd, North Grafton, MA 01536 or via email to david.lee-parritz@tufts.edu.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.