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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.


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 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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Instructor/Lecturer/Clinical Assistant Professor of Dentistry (143464)

Preference will be given to veterinarians with certification in veterinary dentistry or advanced degree(s), although candidates interested in an alternative pathway program in veterinary dentistry are also encouraged to apply.

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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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Assistant or Associate Professor of Veterinary Oncologic Surgery (128781)

Join our high-quality integrated oncology service. The successful candidate will be pivotal in developing a surgical oncology fellowship program at the University of Illinois.

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Clinical Assistant Professor - Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care (141737)

The successful candidate will provide clinical services; contribute to clinical instruction of residents, interns, and veterinary students; and communicate effectively with clients and referring veterinarians.

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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.

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