The Department of Clinical Sciences at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants to fill two full-time, 12-month appointments. Depending upon experience, qualifications, and interest, the successful candidate(s) may be appointed to either a tenure-track (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) or non-tenure track (Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) position in Cardiology.
The successful candidate will be expected to participate in teaching and clinical service. Teaching responsibilities include the clinical and didactic instructional activities of the professional veterinary medicine and postgraduate training programs related to cardiology. Clinical service and research responsibilities are negotiable and will depend on the successful candidate’s interests and the type of appointment (i.e., clinical vs. tenure track appointment). If the candidate desires the Professor of Practice position, the position will have a 0.6 FTE of clinical service with 0.4 of the year for telemedicine with a telemedicine company of their choice.
The cardiology service is equipped with GE Vivid E9 echocardiography with transthoracic and trans-esophageal capabilities, EchoPAC digital database and review station, Philips Pagewriter TC 50 ECG, digital telemetry, Medtronic Lifepak 20 biphasic defibrillator, digital Holter units, and Medtronic and St. Jude pacemaker programmers. The service has a dedicated stand-alone interventional technique and catheterization laboratory that is extensively equipped with Biopac hemodynamic monitoring system, a GE Nuboom surgical imaging system, and a GE OEC 9900 digital fluoroscopy C-arm for minimally invasive procedures. Other services available in the hospital include digital radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear medicine, 64-slice CT, 3T MRI, video endoscopy, Varian Edge™ linear accelerator, and radiotherapy facilities. There is a full time dedicated technician for the cardiology clinical service.