Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor

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Position type: Full-Time 12-Month
Department: 183900 - CVM Pathobiology/Population Med Dep
Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Categories: Faculty
Position Open Date:

Area of Specialization:

Veterinary Pathology

Anticipated Appointment Date:

May 1, 2018

Tenure Track Status:

Tenure Track

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching in the professional and residency/graduate program
  • Participation in the pathology service
  • Development of a collaborative research program

It is expected that this position will allocate approximately 50% time to diagnostic service activities, 25% time to teaching, and 25% time to scholarship. The ideal candidate will have a passion for diagnostics, teaching, and use of case material in scholarly pursuits. Accessions to DLS consist of necropsies and biopsies from domestic animals originating from the CVM hospital, area veterinarians, producers and the public. All necropsies are part of the academic experience of professional students. DLS faculty have broad discretion in case workup. The successful candidate will work directly with pathology faculty in DLS. The DLS is a part of the AAVLD fully accredited Mississippi Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Laboratory System, which has laboratories at 3 sites, and supports an additional 12 professional faculty.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications include a DVM or equivalent with completion of an anatomic pathology residency and ACVP board certification in anatomic pathology. Collegiality and excellent communication skills are required. The ability to attain licensure (faculty or traditional licensure) in Mississippi is required.

ABDs or degree pending considered (all but DISS):


Instructions for Applying:

All applicants must apply online at Review of applications will begin February 23, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application describing their interest and professional goals, curriculum vitae, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers for 3 references to Dr. Tim Morgan, P.O. Box 6100, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State, MS 39762-6100 (

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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