University of Calgary

Faculty Position in Veterinary Radiology, University of Calgary - Calgary, AB CA

Listing from October 22nd 2018 to January 20th 2019

Contact Information

Linda Butcher
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Job Description

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM) at the University of Calgary invites applications for a full-time position in Veterinary Radiology. Depending on applicants qualifications, the position will be offered at the rank of Instructor (Tenure Track), Senior Instructor (Tenure Track or with Tenure), Assistant Professor (Tenure Track), or Associate Professor (with Tenure).

The instructor steam position will be offered at the rank of Instructor (Tenure Track) or Senior Instructor (Tenure Track or with Tenure). This position will be focused on clinical, didactic, and laboratory teaching of undergraduate students and interns. Half time (0.5 FTE) appointments may be considered if a suitable candidate is not identified for a full-time position.

Applicants in the instructor and senior instructor stream must be able to demonstrate successful undergraduate teaching with the senior instructor level showing evidence of teaching excellence and innovation in teaching.

The professorial stream position will be offered at the rank of Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) or Associate Professor (with Tenure) with an expectation of 20-30% of the appointment devoted to research and the remainder of the assignment focused on clinical, didactic and laboratory teaching of undergraduate students and interns. UCVM employs a distributed veterinary teaching hospital and clinical rotation teaching will occur in partner specialty practices.

Applicants at the assistant professor level must be able to demonstrate a strong publication record and evidence of successful undergraduate teaching. Applicants at the associate professor level must provide evidence of an established, externally funded research program, a strong publication record, and evidence of successful teaching and graduate supervision.

Qualifications include a DVM (or equivalent) and advanced clinical training in veterinary radiology, with board certification or eligibility (ACVR or ECVDI). A graduate degree is considered an asset. The applicant must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the Province of Alberta.

UCVM has approximately 70 faculty members, 130 staff, 125 DVM students, 110 graduate students, 25 post-doctoral fellows, and 15 advanced clinical trainees. UCVM’s DVM program provides a comprehensive general veterinary education to approximately 30-32 students per year. The program is an integrated core-elective program, with enhanced educational opportunities in defined areas that combine discipline-based courses with extensive on-campus and off-campus experiential learning. UCVM is a research-intensive faculty with expanding research, graduate education, and advanced clinical trainee programs. Descriptions of the Faculty, its programs, and its departments can be found at The University has established the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning that supports the development of teaching excellence and scholarly activity.

Located in Calgary, a vibrant, multicultural city of 1,200,000 near the Rocky Mountains, Banff National Park, and Lake Louise. The University of Calgary is a research-intensive, comprehensive university that supports innovation in education, research, and service to the community.

Interested individuals should identify which rank they are applying for and submit a Curriculum Vitae; a statement of teaching and scholarly interests; and the names of three referees to:

Ms. Linda Butcher
Human Resources, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
3280 Hospital Drive N.W. Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4Z6
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Applications are encouraged as soon as possible, but will be accepted until December 1, 2018.

Those applicants wishing more information are encouraged to visit the website or e-mail [javascript protected email address]

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The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)