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

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Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Medical Oncology - F1800077

The successful candidate will join a growing integrated oncology program that merges medical, surgical, and radiation disciplines. Candidates should be interested in developing productive research, service, and/or teaching programs that can integrate with activities of other groups across the University of Illinois campus.

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Visiting Clinical Instructor in Anatomic Pathology - F1700146

The Zoological Pathology Program, based in Chicago, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month appointment, visiting instructor. The successful candidate will function primarily in the areas of diagnostic services and teaching. Service duties include necropsy examinations, surgical pathology and pathology consultations with clinicians at allied institutions, referring veterinarians, and consulting biologists.

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Visiting Veterinary Research Specialist - A1800509

We are seeking a DVM to assist with research projects associated with microbiomics and metabolomics of the dog. Preference will be given to candidates who are Board eligible for American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Required knowledge includes an understanding of molecular biology techniques.

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Tenure-Track or Clinical-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Small Animal Surgery - F1800077

The successful candidate will provide clinical service in veterinary small animal soft tissue surgery and orthopedic surgery; contribute to clinical instruction of surgical residents, interns and veterinary students; and participate in clinically relevant or basic research projects.

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Shelter Medicine and Small Animal General Surgery Instructor - F1800084

This position will assist with teaching the professional curriculum in the areas of small animal surgery and shelter medicine. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing primary oversight of small animal surgical laboratories, including the intake and evaluation of shelter animals, teaching during surgical laboratories, and providing post-operative care for these animals.

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Tenure- or Clinical-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery - F1800021

The successful candidate will join a highly productive and dynamic group of specialists. We in the process of re-establishing a total joint replacement program and hope to grow our well-established rehabilitation therapy program into a fully comprehensive sports medicine and rehabilitation therapy service for small animal patients.

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Clinical- or Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Small Animal Soft Tissue/Minimally Invasive Surgery - F1800013

Specialists in the surgery program at Illinois have achieved excellence in the arenas of comparative research, resident instruction, and the quality practice of cutting-edge diagnostics and therapy for companion animals. We are interested in developing a minimally invasive small animal surgery program with additional focus on interventional radiology and endoscopy procedures.

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Clinical-track or Tenure-track Open-Rank Professor in Cardiology - F1800004

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine is seeking a highly motivated candidate to expand a robust cardiology service for both companion and large animals by providing clinical service, teaching professional students, interns, and residents, and contributing to the scholarly mission of the college through independent and collaborative research efforts.

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Instructor in Small Animal Emergency Medicine - F1700158

This full-time, non-tenured academic position will provide in-house patient care for small animal emergency patients and oversight of veterinary student instruction in the care of these patients. Clinical service duties may include care of hospitalized patients as well as scheduled emergency care on weeknights and weekends.

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Veterinary Microbiology - F1700077

The University of Illinois – College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is seeking a clinically trained Diagnostic Veterinary Microbiologist to enhance services for clinicians and referring veterinarians, and to assist with test development, oversight, and reporting.

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Clinical-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (Small Animal) - F1700078

The University of Illinois Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is a full-service facility with rapidly growing emergency and critical care services. The ECC service has 18 full-time certified veterinary technicians, 2 ACVECC residents in training, 1 ER specialty intern, and 8 rotating small animal interns.

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