Job no: 499861
Position type: Full-Time 12-Month
Department: 184000 - CVM Clinical Science Department
Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Position Open Date:
The internship in equine medicine and surgery at Mississippi State University is a 12 month clinical program which will include participation in equine surgery, theriogenology, field service, and emergency care. The internship will focus on providing clinical, hospital based service while learning through interaction by way of consultation with clinical specialists in diagnostic imaging, anesthesiology. pathology, and ophthalmology. Opportunity to rotate through one or more of these disciplines or field services can be arranged with consent from participants.
Salary Grade: UC
Please see Staff Compensation Structure or Skilled Crafts and Service Maintenance Compensation Schedule for salary ranges. For salary grade UC, these positions are "Unclassified" and salary ranges are determined by the hiring department.
Area of Specialization:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The intern will rotate with the senior faculty in providing after hours emergency care, but will always have a senior faculty member providing direct support if needed. Other duties will include assisting in new student orientation, supervision, and instruction. Participation in intern rounds and seminars are required. Providing assistance in veterinary laboratory sessions will be required occasionally. Creative activities such as research and manuscript preparation is encouraged.
Prerequisites other than being a graduate of a College of Veterinary Medicine: Graduate of an AVMA-accredited veterinary school.
Instructions for Applying:
Applicant must apply online. Please include cover letter and resume.
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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