Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: r00069436
Are you looking for the next step in your veterinary career? Are you ready to move on from clinical practice or already have experience in a research setting? Well, look no further!
We are excited to share an exciting, brand-new opportunity to play a pioneering role in the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine’s new initiative, The Center for Clinical Innovation, as the Director of Clinical Research. This is an outstanding professional position for a veterinary medical professional, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, registered veterinary technician, or the equivalent, who appreciates the value and impact of clinical research. The successful applicant will have an exciting role participating in and supervising others in cutting-edge clinical studies that will significantly advance the health and well-being of all companion pets, including equine, exotic, and farm animals, in a hospital with state-of-the-art technology. The person appointed to this new role will also help facilitate academic and industry partnerships with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine.
Applicants both with and without prior experience working in a clinical research setting are welcome. We are looking for motivated, dedicated, and creative veterinary medical professionals who are ready to level-up their career in this supervisory director position.
The LSU School of Veterinary Medicine is located next to the Mississippi River in the state capital city, Baton Rouge. The school houses 3 departments with a total of 108 faculty and 310 staff, has exceptional, established research programs, and is a leader in health care innovation. Louisiana culture, cuisine, history, and landscape are truly exceptional and unique. Recreation as well as celebration of family and holidays are the Louisiana way!
The position is available immediately. Starting salary and appointment, staff, or clinical track faculty, will be commensurate with professional and academic credentials and experience.
About Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine
About LSU: LSU is the State’s flagship research university and carries the designation of “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation. It is one of 21 universities nationwide holding land-, sea-, and space-grant status. LSU enjoys a lively and diverse community of more than 36,000 faculty, staff, and students from every state and more than 120 countries. Occupying 2,000 acres on the Mississippi River in Louisiana’s capital city, Baton Rouge, LSU is approximately 80 miles northwest of New Orleans in the heart of the culturally diverse delta region. LSU’s campus, largely of Italian Renaissance architecture, is regarded as one of the top 20 most beautiful campuses in the United States with 57 buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places and over 1,200 magnificent Live Oak trees, amongst numerous magnolia grandiflora, crape myrtle, camellia, and azalea.
Benefits: LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; annual and sick leave; 14 paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption; training and development opportunities; employee discounts and more!