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Browse this list of faculty and academic professional positions that are currently open at the College of Veterinary Medicine.

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a great place to work and study. Explore this campus website to learn about the campus and community.

To review all positions available at the university’s Urbana campus, visit the Employment Center. We frequently have openings for veterinary technicians, and the first step in applying is to visit the Employment Center website to submit an exam request for Veterinary Technician (General).

To see a list of positions for veterinarians, visit our Alumni Job Board.

 

Professor and Head, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine (144979)

A successful candidate should have experience in visionary leadership of a large complex organization devoted to science, research, and education. The individual must have administrative skills and the ability to lead the development of the department, including consensus building and fostering teamwork in accomplishing department missions.

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Instructor/Lecturer in Large Animal Emergency Medicine and Surgery (147429)

Preference will be given to candidates who have a demonstrated interest in emergency large animal medicine and surgery and willingness to instruct students with varied experience. It is imperative that the successful candidate have demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a diverse group of people in a team atmosphere.

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Instructor/Lecturer in Small Animal Emergency Medicine (146906)

Preference will be given to candidates who have a demonstrated interest in emergency medicine and willingness to instruct students with varied experience

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Instructor - Integrated Food Animal Management Systems (146498)

Join our team to teach and practice in a healthy, collaborative, busy and vibrant clinical teaching environment. Candidates must have a DVM degree or equivalent and have advanced training in reproductive techniques.

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Instructor - Medical District Veterinary Clinic (146487)

The successful candidate will deliver high-quality general medical and surgical services within a team of primary care veterinarians, teach and mentor veterinary students, and promote the veterinary profession through outreach to Chicago-area students. Bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Assistant or Associate Professor Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery (145838)

The successful candidate will provide clinical service in veterinary small animal soft tissue surgery, contribute to clinical instruction of surgical residents, interns and veterinary students, and communicate effectively with clients and primary veterinarians. An interest in minimally invasive surgery, interventional radiology, or endoscopy is encouraged.

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Instructor of Small Animal Urgent and Convenient Care (144701)

We are seeking exceptional small animal veterinarians with strong communication skills and an interest in teaching for this position. The new Urgent and Convenient Care service will provide clinical-year students and interns with opportunities to develop essential diagnostic and clinical skills.

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Open Rank Tenure Track or Clinical Track Veterinary Ophthalmologist (127317)

The successful candidate will join our existing faculty in providing clinical service, clinical and didactic teaching of professional students, interns, and residents, as well as contributing to the scholarly mission of the College, through either independent or collaborative research efforts. Our service enjoys a large and varied caseload in both the small and large animal clinic.

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Tenure-Track or Clinical Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery (133839)

Upon joining our team, the successful candidate will provide clinical service in veterinary small animal orthopedic surgery, contribute to clinical instruction of surgical residents, interns and veterinary students, and communicate effectively with clients and primary veterinarians. The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine is in the process of re-establishing a total joint replacement program and is looking for an individual with a strong interest or current experience in this area.

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Tenure Track - Clinical Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Radiation Oncology (142675)

Join our rapidly growing radiation oncology program, which is part of an integrated oncology service.

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Veterinary Technician (General) Veterinary Teaching Hospital

The University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital is inviting Veterinary Technicians to apply and test for anticipated employment opportunities including, but not limited to, positions in small animal emergency, critical care, intermediate care, primary care and shelter medicine; as well as, large animal medicine. If you are interested in working in a state-of-the-art facility, one of the premier learning and research institutions in the world, we welcome the opportunity to talk with you!

Candidates must be a graduate of an AVMA-accredited program and possess or be eligible to obtain Illinois Veterinary Technician licensure within six months of employment.

Click below to view a full description of the position and requirements and to apply. For additional information about the position or questions regarding the application process, contact: frivera@illinois.edu

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Learn more about the hospital and this opportunity in this video of hospital director, Dr. Julia Whittington.