The University of Missouri (MU), College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) invites applications for a fulltime faculty positions of Clinical Instructor in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care (SAECC) in the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery. The successful candidate will be expected to perform the following duties:
Ensure timely and accurate triage and care for all cases arriving on emergency during daytime, swing, weekend, and overnight shifts. Schedules will be based upon the needs of the service. Holiday shifts will be divided equitably among clinicians.
Communicate with clients and referring veterinarians in a timely manner for emergency case management, in both written and verbal formats.
Supervise, direct, and teach students and interns in all aspects of case management, including financial updates for pet owners.
Work with Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care (SAECC) faculty, residents, technicians, and students for case transfers and ongoing management and oversight of inpatients.
Work with all small animal services during case transfer and management of inpatients in the intensive care unit.
Provide input to be used in evaluation of all personnel working in support of the SAECC service, including licensed veterinary technicians and student employees.
Participate with SAECC faculty and house officers to improve knowledge of the discipline and management of the section.
Participate in departmental and hospital governance.
This position is 1.0 FTE / 12 month appointment.
Minimum Qualifications • DVM or equivalent degree; • Must be eligible for professional licensure (faculty or regular license) to practice as a veterinarian in the State of Missouri; • Must be eligible for BNDD and DEA certification in the State of Missouri; • Must have experience in emergency medicine.
Additional Salary Information: This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
Internal Number: 33579
About University of Missouri Dept of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.
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• Veterinary Health Center- http://www.vmth.missouri.edu/
• Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery- http://www.vms.missouri.edu/faculty.html
• Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Lab- http://vmdl.missouri.edu/
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