Clinical Assistant Professor in Food Animal Reproduction & Medicine

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Aug 4, 2022

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Job Description:

The Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM), University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, invites applications for a clinical-track, full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Food Animal Reproduction & Medicine (FARM Service) providing clinical service in food animal production medicine, reproduction and surgery, with clinical and extension activities in support of the small ruminant industry. The CVM is the ninth ranked veterinary program in the US, and is part of an academic health center with six health-related colleges and is allied with the academic animal science programs of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, all housed on a single contiguous campus. The appointee will have responsibilities for providing reproductive, medical and surgical services to clients in the FARM service. This includes services provided to privately owned and university farm units. The successful candidate will be expected to grow the large and small ruminant client base of the FARM service. The appointee is expected to develop extension activities in support of the small ruminant industry. The appointee will also participate in a shared after-hours duty roster. Teaching responsibilities will include didactic, laboratory, and primarily clinical teaching of professional students, interns and residents. The appointment is predominately clinical and instructional, but some scholarly work is also expected. Collegial and collaborative efforts within the CVM and IFAS is expected. All CVM faculty are expected to be involved in professional outreach, committee service, and curriculum development.

Expected Salary:

Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have a DVM or equivalent degree. Demonstrated experience and proficiency in the practice of food animal production medicine, reproduction and surgery is required.

Preferred Qualifications:Experience teaching veterinary students in a clinical and didactic setting is desirable.
Special Instructions to Applicants:

All applicants must apply online through Careers at UF in order to be considered for the position. For full consideration, applicants must submit the following items for job number 523150 as a PDF file: curriculum vitae, names of three persons who can provide letters of reference and a statement of career goals online. For further information, please contact Dr. Owen Rae at [email protected].

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

The position will be available after October 1, 2022 and applications must be submitted by 11:55 (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:Yes