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Anatomic Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor


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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Review of applications will begin September 1, 2017 and continue until a candidate is recommended for appointment. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, outline of research plans, statement of teaching philosophy, letter of intent summarizing career goals and current research activities, and names and contact information including e-mail addresses for three references. Interested applicants with board-certification pending in 2017 will receive full consideration. However, any offer of employment will be contingent on achieving board certification in veterinary anatomic pathology. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. For additional information, please contact the search committee chair: Dr. Stuart Price, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, AL 36849-5540. Telephone: 334-844-2673. Email: pricesb@auburn.edu.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Anatomic Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor
Posting Number P0988F

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the anatomic pathology service, train residents and graduate students, teach in the professional and graduate curriculum, and contribute to the research mission of the College.
Departmental research programs exist in aquatic pathobiology, molecular virology and bacteriology, molecular diagnostics, food safety, pathogen detection, basic and applied immunology, parasitology, platelet pathophysiology, molecular genetics, oncology, pathogenic mechanisms of infectious diseases, embryo-pathogen interactions, epidemiology, poultry pathology and neuropathology. Additional programs exist with opportunities for collaboration within the College of Veterinary Medicine and with faculty from across Auburn University (including the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, College of Science and Mathematics, and Harrison School of Pharmacy). Diagnostic services include anatomic and clinical pathology, parasitology, microbiology, virology and molecular diagnostics. University core facilities support advanced microscopy and imaging, laser microdissection, multispectral imaging, and flow cytometry-FACS. In addition, through institutional collaboration with the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, a full array of genomic sequencing and functional genomic technologies is available.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include D.V.M. degree (or equivalent), Ph.D. degree in veterinary pathology or an allied discipline, and diplomate status in anatomic pathology from the American College of Veterinary Pathologists, the European College of Veterinary Pathologists, or the Royal College of Pathologists.

Desired Qualifications

Desired qualifications include a record of research scholarship, excellence in didactic classroom or small group instruction, and excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin September 1, 2017 and continue until a candidate is recommended for appointment. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, outline of research plans, statement of teaching philosophy, letter of intent summarizing career goals and current research activities, and names and contact information including e-mail addresses for three references. Interested applicants with board-certification pending in 2017 will receive full consideration. However, any offer of employment will be contingent on achieving board certification in veterinary anatomic pathology. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time of appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. For additional information, please contact the search committee chair: Dr. Stuart Price, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, AL 36849-5540. Telephone: 334-844-2673. Email: pricesb@auburn.edu.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
References required for this position? Yes
If yes, minimum number requested 3

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Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  3. Transcripts
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Statement of Research and/or Goals
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documentation
  2. Letter of Rec1 (supplied by applicant-optional)
  3. Letter of Rec2 (supplied by applicant-optional)
  4. Letter of Rec3 (supplied by applicant-optional)
  5. Other Documentation (2)