Clinical Pathologist - Diagnostic Services - Atlantic Veterinary College

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Academic Opening
Closing Date: 
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Date of Posting: 
May 5, 2016
Diagnostic Services Department, Atlantic Veterinary College
Clinical Pathologist
Term Position

The Diagnostic Services Laboratory, Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, invites applicants for a contract position in clinical pathology. This is a 0.6 FTE position from May 2016 to October 2016. It is ideally composed of 15 full-time work weeks flexibly scheduled over this period, but other arrangements are also possible.  Applications for part of this period will also be considered. The successful candidate will work with 3 ACVP board certified clinical pathologists. His or her primary responsibility will be the examination and interpretation of cytologic samples and to provide interpretations of chemical, hematologic and endocrinologic data from samples submitted to the AVC Diagnostic Service Laboratory. The clients of this service include the AVC teaching hospital, researchers and private practitioners in the four Atlantic Provinces.

Applicants must have a DVM (or equivalent) degree and experience in clinical pathology.  Clinical experience and ACVP board certification are assets, but board eligible individuals will be considered. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. This appointment is subject to budgetary approval.

Applications will be received until May 12, 2016 or until a suitable candidate is identified.

Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three referees to:

Ms. Liz Dobbin, Director
Diagnostic Services Laboratory
Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE
Canada, C1A 4P3
Phone: 902-566-0831

The AVC is located on the campus of UPEI in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (PEI). Nestled on the east coast of Canada, PEI is one of the world’s most beautiful islands, and is home to sandy beaches, championship golf courses, extensive bike and cross country ski trails and a vibrant arts community. Further details can be obtained at and

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.


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