Clinical Instructor (I, II, or III)

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Position type: Full-Time 12-Month
Department: 184000 - CVM Clinical Science Department
Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Categories: Faculty
Position Open Date:

Position Function:

The Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine has a Small Animal Emergency Veterinarian Clinical Instructor position available, to work at the Animal Health Center in Starkville.

Salary Grade:  UC

For salary grade UC, these positions are "Unclassified" and salary ranges are determined by the hiring department.

Area of Specialization:

Emergency Medicine

Tenure Track Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

New clinical instructor will join four other faculty members (two assistant professors and two clinical instructors) on the Small Animal Emergency and ICU clinical service and rotation, with a newly hired board-certified criticalist as well. Service responsibilities involve emergency duty, primary and secondary clinical case management, and consultation with private practitioners. Teaching responsibilities will involve clinical training for veterinary professional students, house officers and veterinary medical technology students enrolled in the academic program. Clinical instructors will be expected to play a role in enhancing the quality of patient care and teaching in our Emergency/ICU senior veterinary student rotation.

Minimum Qualifications:

Essential qualifications include a DVM or equivalent degree. Applicant must be eligible for licensure in Mississippi.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications:

Teaching and emergency experience is also preferred, but not required.

Instructions for Applying:

Link to apply:

Applicants must apply online. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Qualified applicants are invited to submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (with SSN redacted), and the names of three referees to Dr. Andrew Mackin, Head, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Box 9825, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762-9825. Questions can also be directed to Drs. Mackin, email, or telephone 662 325 6631, cell phone 662 418 3277, or Kristie Chavez, Service Chief of Emergency/ICU (

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable 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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