Two (2) Tenure Track Positions - Radiology/Diagnostic Imaging - Department of Companion Animals - Atlantic Veterinary College *Amended Closing Date*

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Academic Opening
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Date of Posting: 
July 28, 2016
Department of Companion Animals - Atlantic Veterinary College
Two (2) Tenure Track Positions - Radiology / Diagnostic Imaging


The Department of Companion Animals at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, invites applications for two (2) full-time tenure track faculty positions in Radiology/ Diagnostic Imaging. Appointment will be made at the Assistant or Associate professor level.

The successful applicants will join an established diagnostic imaging program with a clinical radiologist and two experienced radiation technologists. Job duties include teaching in undergraduate and graduate programs, providing clinical service in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital (including emergency services), developing a research program and contributing to extension and continuing education programs.

The successful candidates will have:
• A DVM (or equivalent) degree
• Successfully completed an ACVR or ECVDI residency program
• Demonstrated teaching ability
• Well-developed skills of collaboration, relationship building and communication
• Eligibility for licensure with the Prince Edward Island Veterinary Medical Association 

Preference will be given to candidates with diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) or European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (ECVDI), and those experienced in a variety of diagnostic imaging modalities including ultrasound, MRI, and CT.

The salary is commensurate with credentials and experience.  Full-time, permanent faculty receive a comprehensive fringe benefit package, with benefit details provided at time of offer in accordance with the collective agreement.  This appointment is subject to budgetary approval.

Situated on the country’s beautiful east coast, with easy access to beaches all around, the AVC has 240 DVM students and is the main veterinary referral center in Atlantic Canada with a busy referral caseload. Find out more about Prince Edward Island, the University of Prince Edward Island and the Atlantic Veterinary College by visiting these websites:, and

Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three (3) referees to:

Dr. Stephanie Hamilton
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Companion Animals
Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA, C1A 4P3
Telephone (902) 620-5223 and e-mail address

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.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Starting date is flexible depending on availability of the successful candidate.

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