The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine invites nominations and applications for the position of Chair, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. The three primary missions of the Department are to benefit society through professional and graduate veterinary medical education, protect animal and human health, and advance medical knowledge through research and scholarship. The college also has the departments of Veterinary Preventive Medicine and Veterinary Biosciences. Our college is proud to be part of the most comprehensive single-campus health sciences center in the United States, consisting of the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Optometry, Public Health, Pharmacy, Allied Medical Professions, and a National Institutes of Health-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The campus is located in the heart of Columbus, a vibrant urban and suburban community that has all the amenities one would expect from the fifteenth largest city in the country. To learn more about Columbus, visit www.experiencecolumbus.com. For more information on the College of Veterinary Medicine, visit www.vet.osu.edu.
Resources and opportunities include:
75 tenure and clinical track faculty in all major disciplines
A diverse caseload exceeding 33,000 cases per year that supports a strong clinical experience for 4th year veterinary students and high quality clinical residency programs covering the majority of specialties; there are currently 49 residency and 14 intern positions
The Veterinary Medical System is comprised of five hospitals: the Hummel-Trueman Hospital for Companion Animals, the Hospital for Farm Animals, the Galbreath Equine Center, the Veterinary Medical Center at Dublin and the Ohio State Large Animal Services at Marysvill
Imaging capabilities for small and large animals includes digital radiography, ultrasound, a new 128- slice helical CT, new nuclear medicine equipment, and a new 3T MRI
$32M hospital Enhancement and Expansion Project completed September, 2017 provides state-of-the- art facilities for student learning, patient care, client service and clinical research
The Blue Buffalo Clinical Trials Office facilitates clinical trials for faculty in a variety of disciplines
An 8,000 sq. f technologically advanced Clinical and Professional Skills Simulation Laboratory to be opened mid-2018, funded through the $39M Stanton Foundation gift
Demonstrated achievement in teaching, service, scholarship and academic leadership
Administrative experience, exceptional communication skills, and leadership qualities that facilitate and encourage engagement and faculty development
The Chair is the chief administrative and academic officer of the department, guides policy and provides strategic vision. Although this is primarily an administrative position, limited participation in clinical service, teaching or scholarship is encouraged.
Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and the names of 5 individuals (with complete contact information) from whom references may be solicited. Faculty academic rank will be determined by qualifications and a distinguished record of scholarly activity. Salary is negotiable. Evaluation of applications will begin December 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Correspondences should be sent to Dr. Roger Fingland, Executive Associate Dean and Chief Medical Officer, c/o Ms. Sonya Vanarsdale at The Ohio State University, 1900 Coffey Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43210; 614-292-7194; email email@example.com.
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About The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Whether you're a clinician, researcher or prospective student, or you're seeking clinical services for your pet or farm animal, you will find an innovative and supportive environment at Ohio State's College of Veterinary Medicine.
Established in 1885, the College has graduated more than 9,100 veterinarians and our alumni practice in all 50 states and 40 countries. Within Ohio, our graduates mak...e up 85 percent of the practicing veterinarians in the state. Our comprehensive referral Veterinary Medical Center admits more than 35,000 animal patients each year, representing a wide range of species including companion, farm and service animals.
Consider our contributions in advancing veterinary medical education, clinical care and research:
Veterinary college researchers developed the first feline leukemia vaccine, patented by Ohio State, licensed to Zoetis (formally Pfizer), Inc., now routinely used worldwide.
The college is the lead institution in the National Cancer Institute-funded Center for Retrovirus Research and the team leader in the multidisciplinary Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Disease Detection, Treatment, and Prevention Discovery Theme Intitiative.
Faculty members have been on the leading edge in the development of advanced orthopedic procedures, including fracture repair and arthroscopy in horses and total hip replacement in dogs.
Faculty in the Farm Animal Health Research Program at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster, Ohio are recognized internationally for their work in infectious diseases.
The college has one of the first and finest clinical residency programs in the nation. We are home to several unique partnerships including the Veterinary Public Health program with Public Health and a Business Minor program with the Fisher College of Business for our Professional Veterinary Students.
The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences received the first University Departmental Teaching Award, and the college has produced both University Distinguished Teachers and Distinguished Scholars. The college faculty is well published in scientific literature including leading textbooks and are frequently invited to give lectures at conferences locally, nationally, and internationally.
Learn more about our educational programs in the departments of biosciences, clinical sciences and preventive medicine. Explore our hospital services and state-of-the-art large and small animal clinical service and outreach initiatives. See what our clinics and facilities offer.