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July 1, 2019

The Section of Pathology at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine announces a 12-month position for an Anatomic Pathology Lecturer starting as soon as possible.

Position Overview:

The position is aimed at individuals who have recently completed a 3-year residency in veterinary anatomic pathology and wish to spend an additional year in a vibrant academic setting. There is an 80% service commitment, with the remainder of time available for individual pursuits, including board preparation, mentored preclinical toxicologic pathology experience with one of our biopharmaceutical partners, and/or collaborative research. The Lecturer is expected to work independently on necropsy and biopsy service and sign out reports independently but with the support of attending pathologists. In addition to diagnostic service, the Lecturer will provide clinical instruction to residents and 4th year veterinary students and will have the opportunity to provide didactic instruction to 1st and 2nd year veterinary students. Regular rounds include weekly histopathology seminar, gross rounds, semi-monthly ophthalmic pathology rounds, and monthly neuropathology rounds. Salary will be commensurate with experience.


Applicants must hold a DVM (or equivalent) degree and have completed a 3- year residency in anatomic pathology. Applicants trained in non-English speaking countries must be able to demonstrate proficiency in English. A veterinary license is required and can be obtained either as an individual through the State of Massachusetts Veterinary Registration Board or through the Cummings Veterinary School institutional license.

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For additional program information, please contact Dr. Nicholas Robinson at

Interested applicants, please send a cover letter and CV with names and contact information of 3 references to Theresa Flynn:

Application Deadline:

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.