Full-time faculty positions – College of Veterinary Medicine

Glen Head, New York, United States

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Job description

The College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at Long Island University (LIU) in Brookville, New York invites applications from self-directed, motivated individuals to join LIU faculty in pharmacology, infectious disease (bacteriology, virology), parasitology, epidemiology, physiology, immunology, pathology, and/or toxicology for the positions of full-time tenure-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.

Successful candidates must be engaged in educational, research and service activities. Priority review will be given to candidates whose strength is research, with demonstrated experience in securing extramural funding for research, and exhibited skill in curriculum development, implementation, and teaching. Additionally, successful candidates must be naturally adept at promoting LIU-CVM’s enhancing veterinary medical education through excellence in teaching, research and service mission to a variety of stakeholders.

We seek PhD and DVM academics with an active research program and expertise designing, developing, delivering and coordinating courses in Veterinary Biomedical Sciences, and Veterinary Clinical Sciences for LIU’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. Successful candidates will have a proven record of expertise in areas relevant to veterinary medicine, including anatomy, animal nutrition, epidemiology, immunology, infectious diseases, microscopic anatomy, morphologic pathology, parasitology, pharmacology, toxicology or veterinary pharmacy.

All Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor candidates will be responsible for developing, and seeking funding for, independent and/or collaborative research programs in Veterinary Biomedical Science, and/or Veterinary Clinical Science disciplines that contribute to the College of Veterinary Medicine’s mission.

Active engagement in curriculum development, identification or creation of innovative learning resources, and committee service participation (such as admissions, curriculum, research, etc.) is expected.

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Long Island University:

The AVMA Council on Education approved LIU’s College of Veterinary Medicine request for a comprehensive site visit in August 2018. Currently, with thirty off-campus clinical sites, LIU CVM will utilize a distributed model of clinical education. Underway and soon to be completed are facilities with advanced equipment designed to accommodate specific instructional needs connected to the DVM Anatomy, Clinical/Professional Skills, Diagnostic Imaging, Pathology and Research program emphases.

The successful candidate will have a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, PhD or other earned doctoral degree in biomedical sciences, or related field and/or specialty board certification. Candidates will have a record of scholarly achievement as an independent and/or collaborative researcher consistent with appointed rank. Additionally, candidates will have a strong commitment to professional DVM and graduate student education, proven strength teaching in large and small group settings, good communication skills, and the ability to promote a culture of diversity and inclusiveness.

LIU Full-time tenure-track academic positions: Salary and rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Informal inquiries to Dr. Carmen Fuentealba (carmen.fuentealba@liu.edu) are welcome. Application review will continue until positions are filled. Preferred start-date: July 1, 2018.

How to apply

To receive full consideration, please upload the following documents via online application portal: https://jobs.liu.edu/#/job_details/709

(1) Letter of Intent summarizing professional experience, research, funding awards, and teaching philosophy;
(2) Names and contact information (email address, phone number and mailing address) for three references, and
(3) Curriculum vitae.

Long Island University conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

LIU is an equal opportunity employer. LIU is committed to extending equal opportunity in employment to all qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. LIU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. Hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States.

At its core a liberal arts institution, the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University is dedicated to meeting the needs and expanding the horizons of all our students, whether in the arts and sciences, or professional schools or through life-long learning.