Diagnostic Anatomic Pathologist - Six (6) Week Term Appointment - Department of Pathology & Microbiology - Atlantic Veterinary College

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Academic Opening
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Date of Posting: 
March 2, 2017
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
Diagnostic Anatomic Pathologist - Six (6) Week Term Appointment

The Department of Pathology and Microbiology at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, invites applicants for a contract position in anatomic pathology. This is a full-time position for six weeks effective May 1, 2017 to June 9, 2017.   The successful candidate will work with 4 ACVP board certified anatomic pathologists. His or her primary responsibility will be the necropsy and biopsy duty on specimens/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.  This appointment is subject to budgetary approval.

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

Start Date: May 1, 2017

Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three referees to:
Dr. Frederick Kibenge
Professor and Chair
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE
Email: kibenge@upei.ca
Telephone: 902-566-0967
Fax: 902-566-0851

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.

Applications will be received until March 16, 2017 or until a suitable candidate is identified, with a start date of May 1, 2017.

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