Anatomy Lecturer

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job description

Department: 194001 – Dept Molecular Biomedical Scie

Location: Raleigh, NC

Essential Job Duties:

The position of Lecturer of Veterinary Anatomy will be a 12 month, 0.75 FTE appointment and will be dedicated 95% to instructional activities of the anatomy courses and 5% to department and college service activities. Veterinary anatomy is taught as two courses (one in the fall and one in the spring semester) in the first year DVM program. The successful candidate will be required to participate in the instruction of fall and spring anatomy courses and assume responsibilities of distributed lecture load and laboratory instruction. In addition, this position may assume the responsibility of Course Coordinator for one of the courses. Contributing to current and future development of innovative teaching methods and resources for anatomy instruction (for example, course design projects, prosections, dry and plastinated models, and digital media resources) will be expected of this position. Finally, contribution to and/or development of applied anatomy-focused selectives (1-2 week short courses offered in the veterinary curriculum fall and spring) will be encouraged and there will be opportunity as time permits to participate in small group learning courses outside of the anatomy courses.

The successful candidate will have a DVM (or equivalent degree) with clinical and instructional experience. Applicants with a strong veterinary clinical practice background in disciplines that utilize clinically applied anatomy on a routine basis (for example, surgery, radiology, and sports medicine) and/or teaching experience in veterinary gross anatomy or a closely related applied discipline (for example, surgery or radiology) are encouraged to apply.

The incumbent must possess excellent interpersonal skills as well as oral and written communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

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

Please contact Dr. Mathew Gerard (, Chair of the Search Committee, for further information.

Minimum Experience/Education:

Requires master’s degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.
  • Experience teaching veterinary anatomy.
  • Strong commitment to excellence in teaching is expected.

How to apply

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Position Number: 00061788

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