Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor in Equine Medicine (fixed-term position/Locum)
March 27, 2018
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
School of Veterinary Science, College of Sciences Palmerston North
The School of Veterinary Science at Massey University, Palmerston North, invites applications for a 6 months fixed-term position in Equine Medicine. This is an academic position with the successful applicant spending their time in the hospital providing clinical services to clients and patients, instruction to veterinary and veterinary technology students, supervising residents, fellows and interns, and either leading or supporting clinical research. You are expected to integrate research into their practice of medicine where applicable.
Our AVMA–accredited veterinary programme is world renowned, providing quality, research-led education. Our recently constructed equine hospital offers first-class facilities for service, teaching and research. In addition, staff have access to excellent streams of research funding, and opportunities to participate in established programs of research in equine athletic development and performance, wastage, and other aspects of equine health and education. In addition to our veterinary medicine and veterinary technology programmes, Massey University has a very strong equine science programme, and important affiliations with Equestrian Sports New Zealand.
You must possess a veterinary degree immediately registerable with the Veterinary Council of New Zealand. You will have a strong service focus, both towards clients of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital and towards our undergraduate and postgraduate students. In addition, you will show initiative, flexibility, and excellent communication and team skills.
You will either be:
Board Certified by the American (Large Animal) or European (Equine) Colleges of Veterinary Internal Medicine; or
a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in an Equine Clinical discipline; or
eligible to sit for certification or fellowship of the above and eligible for registration with the Veterinary Council of New Zealand.
Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Associate Professor Chris Rogers, email@example.com or Dr Erica Gee, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 6 April 2018 Reference number: CS_SVS_030_03/18
For further information and to apply online, visit: https://masseyunicareers.nga.net.nz/cp/index.cfm?event=jobs.checkJobDetailsNewApplication&returnToEvent=jobs.listJobs&jobid=BB0BCA36-D670-6583-74F5-A3FEE34AA1DB&CurATC=EXT&CurBID=62AFB35D-9273-4A11-8DCC-9DB401354197&JobListID=22FC4F47-E994-46A3-B8C9-9BC901269F43&jobsListKey=af319229-9b2f-476a-a732-58d018c25799&persistVariables=CurATC,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey&lid=91163070008
Internal Number: CS_SVS_030_03/18
About Massey University
Massey is New Zealand’s defining university. We are known for our groundbreaking research; our distinctive mix of campus-based, distance and international teaching; and our commitment to innovation.
With a proud 80-year tradition of academic excellence, we are now looking forward to our future as a leading university - full of pioneers whose work is constantly shifting the boundaries of tertiary education.
Massey is committed to taking responsibility for finding solutions to some of the world's most difficult problems by drawing together our expertise and research, and making it available to decision makers.
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