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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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Professor and Head, Pathobiology - F1700177

The head is a senior member of the college administrative team, with the responsibility to promote excellence in research across a diverse basic science faculty with programs that span pathogen biology, molecular mechanisms of infection, host-pathogen interactions and immunity, vaccine design and development, and ecology and epidemiology of infectious diseases.

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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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Open Rank Tenure-track Faculty in Bacterial-Host Interactions - F1700172

The Department of Pathobiology at the College of Veterinary Medicine seeks an outstanding bacteriologist whose research focuses on bacterial-host interactions.  Areas of interest include but are not limited to enteric disease, intestinal microbiome, or immunological response to enteric infections.

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Visiting Veterinary Research Specialist - A1700785

The Department of Comparative Biosciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine is accepting applications for a full-time, 12-month, visiting veterinary research specialist to perform cellular, biochemical and physiological research in a molecular biology laboratory.

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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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Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator - A1700770

The College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking a coordinator of diversity and inclusion to provide leadership in developing, promoting and participating in activities that help increase diversity within the college, and assist in creating and maintaining an inclusive environment. Applicants must be currently employed as a full-time faculty or specialized faculty at the rank of Instructor, Lecturer, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor within the College of Veterinary Medicine.

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Clinical or Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Anesthesiology - F1700072

Join the anesthesia and pain management program at the College of Veterinary Medicine, a highly productive and dynamic group of porfessionals who have achieved excellence in comparative research, resident instruction, and the practice of cutting-edge medicine for companion, production, and zoological species.

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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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Professor and Head of the Department of Comparative Biosciences - F1700136

The College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) invites applications for the position of Professor and Head, Department of Comparative Biosciences. The Head is a senior member of the college administrative team and will be expected to provide departmental leadership in a decentralized campus environment that emphasizes academic excellence and fulfillment of the Land Grant missions.

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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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Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Small Animal Surgery - F1700012

The successful candidate must have a DVM degree or equivalent, and have achieved ACVS board certification or completed residency training. This position will be expected to provide clinical service in veterinary small animal soft tissue surgery and orthopedic surgery. The candidate will be expected to contribute to clinical instruction of surgical residents, interns, and veterinary students, and communicate effectively with clients and referring veterinarians.

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