Reference code: 22237951Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology - Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, St. Kitts, West Indies, SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS
Faculty Tenure & Tenure-TrackType
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. An integrated curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States and Canada.
Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries. Four research centers advance productivity and standing of research and research training, and include 1) One Health Center for Zoonoses and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, 2) Integrative Mammalian Research, 3) Conservation Medicine and Ecosystem Health, and 4) Research and Innovation in Veterinary and Medical Education. We are expanding and prioritizing the recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will join a pharmacology/toxicology team consisting of two other pharmacologists. S/he will report to the Head of Department, Biomedical Sciences and will have demonstrated expertise in teaching professional DVM students in clinical pharmacology, and also have the ability to instruct students in the application of that knowledge to clinical practice. Experience in teaching toxicology is very desirable but not required. The successful candidate will be expected to collaborate in research programs, resulting in publications in peer-reviewed journals, and to participate in Masters and PhD programs.