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ABVT Job Database ID Number 75
Submission Date/Time 3/14/2019 9:15:11 AM
Position Title Diagnostic Toxicology Position
Name of Institution Western College of Veterinary Medicine - U of S
Website Address
City Saskatoon
State SK
Country Canada
Contact Name Cheryl Hack
Contact E-mail Address
Contact Telephone Number (Voice) 3069667383
Contact Telephone Number (Fax)
Full Time / Part Time / Temporary Full Time
Job Description Applications are invited from qualified individuals for a tenure-track faculty position in Diagnostic Toxicology in the Department of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences . We are looking for highly promising individuals with exceptional potential for success in clinical and biomedical toxicology whose research interests complement existing programs. Prairie Diagnostic Services, the animal diagnostic laboratory affiliated with the veterinary college, receives over 3000 toxicology cases annually. The successful candidate will assist with clinical diagnostic service, will provide teaching and training in the veterinary undergraduate and graduate programs in clinical toxicology and contribute to research and scholarly work. The department aims to build on our strengths of collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching, research and service related to the health and disease of animals. This position addresses a need to grow our diagnostic toxicology expertise. The presence of a world-renowned Toxicology Centre on campus, with highly successful undergraduate and graduate programs, presents the unique opportunity to develop a pre-eminent graduate resident training program in clinical toxicology. The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM; ) is the premier centre for veterinary medical education and expertise in western Canada. More than 230 undergraduate students are enrolled at the internationally-recognized college that also includes the Veterinary Medical Centre, a state-of-the-art primary care and referral hospital; the BJ Hughes Centre for Clinical Learning; and Prairie Diagnostic Services, providing expertise in support of animal health diagnostics, teaching and disease surveillance. The University of Saskatchewan has the widest array of health science colleges in Canada, including the WCVM, College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, and School of Public Health. Collaborative opportunities exist with these and other facilities on campus including the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO), InterVac (International Vaccine Centre), the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Canadian Light Source and Canada’s national synchrotron facility, Environment Canada, the Toxicology Centre, the School of Environment and Sustainability. The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 24,000. Qualifications Applicants must have DVM or equivalent, MSc or PhD in toxicology or a related field, be eligible for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in the province of Saskatchewan and be eligible for certification in the American College of Veterinary Toxicologists (ACVT). Experience with analytical or diagnostic toxicology, AVCT Board certification, postdoctoral research experience and teaching experience are highly desirable. Salary bands for this position are as follows: Assistant Professor: $93,293 to $112,109; Associate Professor: $112,109 to $130,925. Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan; pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter outlining their qualifications and suitability for the position, detailed curriculum vitae, and contact information for three referees. Appropriately signed electronic or paper-based applications should be sent to: Gillian Muir, Professor and Head Dept. of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences University of Saskatchewan 52 Campus Drive Saskatoon, SK S7N 5B4 Canada E-mail : Review of applications will begin July 1, 2019, though applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is January 1, 2020. The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
Salary Range $93,232-$130,925 CAD
Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2019
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ABVT Job Database ID Number 72
Submission Date/Time 12/7/2018 4:45:41 PM
Position Title Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Veterinary T
Name of Institution University of California, Davis, School of Vet Med
Website Address
City Cavis
State CA
Country USA
Contact Name Sheryl Edgar
Contact E-mail Address
Contact Telephone Number (Voice) 530-752-1174
Contact Telephone Number (Fax)
Full Time / Part Time / Temporary Full Time
Job Description Short Ad POSITION AVAILABLE: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Veterinary Toxicology (tenure track) SALARY: Dependent on qualifications and experience QUALIFICATIONS: We are seeking outstanding Veterinary Toxicologists with a PhD and advanced training in toxicology for a faculty position in One Environmental Health. Postdoctoral or equivalent experience preferred. DVM/VMD degree or equivalent with board eligibility in veterinary toxicology preferred. Candidates are required to demonstrate the potential for developing a strong extramurally funded research program and must demonstrate a record of scholarship. Enthusiasm for research that integrates well with research strengths in the Department of Molecular Biosciences and related University programs, including the One Health Institute ( is required. Current research strengths in the Department include mechanisms of toxicology, biomarkers of exposure and disease, gene by environment interactions in complex disease states, metabolism, and nutrition. Aptitude/experience in teaching veterinary toxicology in professional and graduate courses is desired. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere, and strong or potential accomplishment in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion. UC Davis is committed to supporting a diverse community of scholars with an emphasis on recruiting scholars who will make a significant contribution to diversity through the advancement of Hispanic Women/Latinas and other underrepresented minority populations in science. Qualified candidates may also be considered for the CAMPOS Faculty Scholars program ( APPLICATION PROCESS: To receive the fullest consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2019; position open until filled. Interested applicants should submit: 1) letter of intent outlining interest in the position, overall qualifications, experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) research statement; (4) teaching statement; (5) names and contact information of three to four references; 6) a statement summarizing their experience and professional contributions in the area of equity and diversity, and 7.) Authorization to Release Information Form. Application materials should be submitted by using the University’s online submission program at The University of California, Davis is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. UC Davis supports Family-friendly recruitment's. UC Davis covers travel expenses for a second person to accompany a faculty recruitment candidate who is a mother (or single parent of either gender) of a breast or bottle-feeding child less than two years of age. At UC Davis, a Work Life program has been in place since January 2003. A group of Faculty Advisors for Work Life was established in 2007 to help publicize and inform the faculty about the programs, policies, and resources associated with work life/life changes. This group of advisors represents various academic units (colleges, schools, divisions) on the campus. The following summarizes the programs and updated UC policy. Questions should be referred to: Dr. Pamela Lein, Professor and Chair, Department of Molecular Biosciences School of Veterinary Medicine University of California, Davis, CA 95616 Phone (530) 752-6285; Fax (530) 752-7690
Salary Range Dependent on qualifications and experience
Anticipated Start Date ASAP
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ABVT Job Database ID Number 73
Submission Date/Time 12/12/2018 9:35:45 AM
Position Title Professor of Veterinary Toxicology
Name of Institution Université de Montréal, Faculté méd. vétérinaire
Website Address
City Saint-Hyacinthe
State QC
Country Canada
Contact Name Christopher Price
Contact E-mail Address
Contact Telephone Number (Voice) 450-773-8521 #8383
Contact Telephone Number (Fax) 450-778-8103
Full Time / Part Time / Temporary Full Time
Job Description Université de Montréal’s Faculté de médecine vétérinaire (FMV), located in downtown Saint-Hyacinthe, is currently seeking candidates to join the dynamic, multidisciplinary team in the Département de biomédecine vétérinaire in the position of Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Toxicology. The transfer of fundamental research to clinical practice is currently one of the key issues at the heart of animal and human health. This new position is in keeping with our Faculty’s goal of training a new generation of veterinarians and scientists having a mastery of new technologies of fundamental and applied research and an understanding of current challenges in the field of animal and human health. To find out more about the FMV and its vibrant faculty life, please visit our website. As a professor, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the excellence of the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire: Through your teaching and your research activities. You will also contribute to the development of your discipline and play an active role in the overall functioning of a renowned institution. As such, you will: - teach veterinary toxicology to students in the undergraduate doctorate program in veterinary medicine and to graduate students as needed; - develop an independent research program in toxicology related to the activities of the department and faculty. To succeed in this role, you must have the following qualifications: - Doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree (or the equivalent) will be considered an asset; - Doctorate/Ph.D. in the field of toxicology; - Post-doctoral training or the equivalent; - Certification by the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology (or the equivalent) will be considered an asset; - A research and publication profile demonstrating scientific and academic excellence; - Demonstrated capacity to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, which is key to developing research themes aligned with the activities of the Département de biomédecine vétérinaire; - Demonstrated capacity for teamwork and for developing collaborations with department and faculty members; -Adequate knowledge of French or a commitment to learning French after taking up the position through the learning support program offered in accordance with Université de Montréal’s Language Policy.
Salary Range The UdeM offers a competitive salary
Anticipated Start Date June 1st, 2019
Submission Comments APPLICATIONS must be received by February 1st, 2019. Applications received after the deadline will be considered if no other applications meet the requirements. Candidates are invited to submit a letter describing their interests and career objectives, a curriculum vitae including a copy of diplomas, three examples of major publications or achievements, and the names and contact information (address, telephone and fax numbers, email address) of three professional references to: Dr. Christopher Price Director, Département de biomédecine vétérinaire Faculté de médecine vétérinaire, Université de Montréal 3200, rue Sicotte, Saint-Hyacinthe (QC) J2S 2M2 Telephone: 450-773-8521, ext. 8383 Fax: 450-778-8103 Email: Website:

ABVT Job Database ID Number 74
Submission Date/Time 12/12/2018 1:19:59 PM
Position Title Clinical Assistant Professor
Name of Institution Iowa State University
Website Address 112 Monroe Street, Apt. 1
City Ames
State IA
Country United States
Contact Name Dr. Pat Halbur
Contact E-mail Address
Contact Telephone Number (Voice) 515-294-6970
Contact Telephone Number (Fax)
Full Time / Part Time / Temporary Full Time
Job Description The College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine (VDPAM) at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa is seeking applications for a full-time, Clinical Assistant Professor term appointment in the area of veterinary diagnostic toxicology (posting 800259). The successful candidate will join a department with over 50 food animal focused faculty and 130 staff. This position will commit approximately 85% effort toward professional practice and outreach, 10% towards teaching and 5% towards research. The primary focus for all aspects of the position will be on food animal diagnostic toxicology and nutrition. The successful candidate will have responsibilities for providing professional services in diagnostic toxicology to clients of the ISU Veterinary Diagnostic Lab (VDL). The successful applicant will work closely with the Analytical Chemistry Services section, using advanced analytical chemistry tools to detect and quantify toxins, elements, and chemical adulterants in specimens submitted to the ISU VDL by practicing veterinarians, researchers, exhibition, and industry partners. Teaching will involve providing toxicology-related lectures and case-based instruction in VDPAM 426/526 (Veterinary Toxicology) and VDPAM 455 (Diagnostic Laboratory Practicum). The position will include collaborative research focused on toxicology questions identified in the diagnostic case submissions and from emerging or re-emerging toxicology-related issues of relevance to the animal agriculture industry. The successful candidate will have a collegial, collaborative attitude and willingness to participate in departmental programs and committees. The candidate will demonstrate commitment to delivering exceptional client interactions, dedication to all levels of education, and contribute to the national prominence of the ISU VDL. For more information and to apply, please visit: Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.
Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications
Anticipated Start Date As soon as possible
Submission Comments Clinical Assistant Professor - Veterinary Diagnostic Toxicology Clinical-track, 12 Months, Full Time