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College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
The Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences and Clinical Pathology Laboratory of the Animal Health Diagnostic Center at Cornell University in upstate New York are seeking a clinical track faculty member to join our dynamic, vibrant and motivated team of residents and clinical pathologists. A DVM (or equivalent degree) and board certification or eligibility in clinical pathology are required for this position. All ranks will be considered. The initial three-year appointment is renewable with potential for promotion under established College of Veterinary Medicine guidelines.
Our mission is to provide diagnostic service of exceptional quality, teach our clinical discipline to veterinary students and veterinarians, and advance our discipline through resident training, critical thinking, and investigative research. We are seeking a forward-looking colleague who desires a career that will allow them to advance veterinary clinical pathology through the instructional and novel investigative efforts that are core to our mission as a section. This colleague will join an encouraging, supportive, interactive and fun group of clinical pathologists, trainees and laboratory technologists. The Clinical Pathology Laboratory is a high volume laboratory providing diagnostic service to the Cornell University Hospital for Animals and receives samples from international and national sources. We see a wealth of classic and challenging cases in diverse species and provide research support to investigators on- and off-campus. We offer specialized testing including flow cytometry and protein electrophoresis.
The individual in this position will devote a majority of effort to the diagnostic and teaching missions of the section, including examination and interpretation of cytologic, hematologic, electrophoretic, flow cytometric and urinalysis samples, teaching clinical pathology to veterinary students, residents, interns and veterinarians (continuing education). Some effort will be allocated for scholarly activities, including primary or collaborative clinical and applied research, publication of case series or case reports and book chapters, as well as service to the College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, and the American Society of Veterinary Clinical Pathology.
Cornell is located in Ithaca on the shores of Cayuga Lake in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York. Ithaca is a welcoming city with a lively local art and theater scene and a diverse selection of restaurants. It is within driving distance of several large metropolitan centers, award-winning wineries, and downhill skiing areas. Ithaca is a nature-lovers paradise with ample opportunity for hiking, camping, horseback riding, swimming, sailing, bird watching, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing.
Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities, and genders. Women, underrepresented minorities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with dual career searches http://www.hercjobs.org/upstate_ny.
For more information about the position, please contact Dr. Erica Behling-Kelly, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine is recognized internationally as a leader in public health, biomedical research, animal medicine, and veterinary medical education. It has been consistently ranked as a top veterinary college in the nation by US News & World Report since 2000.
Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university’s mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell’s far-flung global presence includes the medical college’s campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new Cornell Tech campus to be built on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.
Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. The University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career program to assist with dual career searches.
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