The College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri currently seeks candidates for open faculty positions in Veterinary Radiology. We are seeking candidates at all academic ranks: clinical instructor; assistant / associate / full teaching professor (NTT); or assistant / associate / full professor (TT).The Radiology Service provides multiple services for large and small animals, delivering high-quality diagnostic images in a safe environment. We currently provide imaging studies that utilize radiography, computed tomography, ultrasonography, magnetic resonance imaging, scintigraphy, and positron emission tomography. The incumbent will join an energetic, collegial imaging program consisting of 4 boarded radiologists and a double boarded radiologist/radiation oncologist.
General Duties and Responsibilities will be:
Participate actively in clinical and teaching responsibilities of the radiology section.
Instruct, train, and mentor house officers and graduate students.
Perform section or departmental administrative service as indicated.
Non-Tenure Track candidates are expected to engage in scholarly activity including collaborative research activities.
Tenure Track candidates are expected to develop a successful research program that compliments research performed by other departmental, college, or university faculty.
Open positions are 12-month appointments. Candidates can request a position workload between 75% and 100% FTE. Those who elect a less than 100% FTE position will be afforded time for external consultation and work. These positions will be considered for either hybrid or on-site work arrangements.
The Veterinary Health Center at the University of Missouri sees nearly 20,000 animals per year for specialized diagnoses and treatment. The VHC and the Radiology service possesses top-of-the line imaging and diagnostic equipment including:
A 640-slice Canon Aquilion One CT scanner
A Canon Infinx I Core fluoroscopy unit obtained in 2021 capable of cone beam CT acquisition
New Canon Galan 3 Tesla MRI for small and large animals
A new Asto standing CT scanner for use in Equine diagnostic imaging.
A Canon Celesteion PET/CT scanner with a wide bore gantry
Two fixed small animal x-ray machines with Canon Digital Radiograhic capture system
Fixed column and portal x-ray generators with Cannon Wireless Digital Radiograhic detectors
Equistand II nuclear scintigraphy scanner for both large and small animals
Sate of the art Radiation Isolation Facility.
The MU VHC also offers multiple distinctive imaging modalities through nuclear medicine and the use of radiopharmaceuticals.
The College of Veterinary Medicineat MU is on a mission to educate and train outstanding clinicians and scientists from diverse backgrounds, generate new knowledge, engage stakeholders, and foster economic growth, all of which promote and protect the health and welfare of animals and people. Our Doctor of Veterinary Medicine professional program boasts a unique curricular structure, which provides nearly two years of hands-on training in the college's general and specialty clinics. Additionally, the College is a leader in the training Undergraduate, Masters, and PhD students in the areas of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Pathobiology. Simply put, our mission is to Teach, Heal, Discover, and Serve.
Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree (such as VMD, BVSc).
Diplomate status or eligibility for certification by the American College of Veterinary Radiology, European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, or completion of diagnostic imaging and radiology residency training by start date.
Candidates will be evaluated based upon the following criteria:
Experience working effectively in dynamic environments.
Strong work ethic, potential for scholarly productivity, as well as teaching skills and abilities.
Interested candidates may apply through the University of Missouri careers website. You can apply directly by going to https://hr.missouri.edu/job-openings, selecting "Academic Positions" and searching for Job ID: 45727.
Interested candidates should be prepared to attach:
Letter stating professional interests and career
Professional transcript(s) - Unofficial copies are sufficient for application. Official copies will be required prior to appointment start date.
Applications will be reviewed until a suitable candidate is identified. Please contact Dr. Carol Reinero, Chair of the Search Committee, at email@example.com; or Noah Hartsfield, HR Recruiter at 573-882-3761 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the position.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits.
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In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of teaching, research, and engagement.
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