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Laura Larson, HR Director
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The College of Veterinary Medicine is an outstanding place to work. Our focus on education, research, and outreach that embraces the One Health concept is transforming new knowledge into better health for animals, people, and the environment. 

Hiring people to join our team is one of the most important things we do. We believe Driven to Discover is more than a tagline, it’s an attitude that makes the University of Minnesota one of the world’s leading universities. Our college’s success is rooted in an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

 


Faculty 

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Comparative Ophthalmology

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Comparative Ophthalmology

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences invites applications for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor clinical/contract faculty position in Comparative Ophthalmology. The anticipated effort allocation is expected to comprise approximately 75% clinical service/teaching, although allocations over time may be somewhat flexible, depending on service and departmental needs. The remaining 25% effort will be split principally between teaching and scholarly activity (i.e. research). Job ID: 314438

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Dairy Production Medicine

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Dairy Production Medicine

The faculty member will be expected to develop a program of independent research in a discipline relating to dairy production medicine. The faculty member will also be expected to contribute to a team effort in the dairy program and to participate in graduate and residency education programs and continuing education. The position will also require active participation in both didactic and clinical teaching of both individual animal bovine medicine and production medicine areas as well other discipline related material in the DVM curriculum. Job ID: 313078

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Medical Imaging

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Medical Imaging

Primary duties will include clinical participation in the Medical Imaging Service of the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC). Clinical responsibilities include small and large animal diagnostic radiology and special procedures, small animal ultrasonography, CT, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy, consultations to local veterinarians and VMC faculty/house officers, and after-hours emergency consultation.  Anticipated workload distribution for the contract position will be: clinical service and clinical teaching minimum of 70% (up to 80%), didactic and laboratory teaching minimum of 10% (up to 30%), and scholarly activity minimum of 10% (up to 30%). Job ID: 309972

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Microbiomes in Animal Health and Disease

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Microbiomes in Animal Health and Disease

The Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a full-time, 9-month tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. We seek candidates with research expertise in the microbiome, microbial interactions, or metagenomics, and vested interest to partner with the campus’s growing cadre of microbiome researchers and the production animal industries of the region. Job ID: 314685

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Surgery

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor — Surgery

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences is seeking applications for a full time contract (non-tenure) at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Surgery. Duties will include participation in the clinical teaching of veterinary students, interns, and residents through management of clinical cases, rounds, seminars, and journal club activities. Job ID: 314367

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Asisstant, Associate, or Full Professor — Vector-Borne Infectious Disease

Asisstant, Associate, or Full Professor — Vector-Borne Infectious Disease

The Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a full-time, 9-month tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor to join an exciting program in emerging zoonotic and infectious diseases. We seek candidates with basic and translational research expertise in diseases transmitted to animals and humans by invertebrate or vertebrate vectors, including bacterial, rickettsial, viral, and parasitic zoonoses. Job ID: 315588

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Assistant or Associate Professor — Cardiology

Assistant or Associate Professor — Cardiology

Primary duties will include participation in the clinical teaching and clinical care program of the Cardiology Service in the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC), and the didactic teaching program of the Department and College. The successful candidate will participate in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of Cardiology cases (primarily small animal, but also some equine and farm animal species) and provide Cardiology consultations to local veterinarians, faculty and house staff in the VMC. Participation in the clinical teaching of veterinary students, interns, and residents in the clinic through management of clinical cases, rounds, seminars, and journal club activities is required. Job ID: 309721

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Assistant Professor — Statistics/Bioinformatics

Assistant Professor — Statistics/Bioinformatics

Applications are invited for a full-time, 12-month contract faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will join a faculty having multi-disciplinary interests and competitive research programs in the biomedical sciences and animal agriculture and a department and College promoting a rich scientific environment with a culture of collaboration. Job ID: 316694

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Assistant Professor — Medical Oncology

Assistant Professor — Medical Oncology

Primary duties will include evaluation and treatment of small animal oncology cases presented to the VMC. Some teaching and/or clinical service at off-campus sites may be required. Anticipated workload distribution for the position will be: clinical service and clinical teaching of 75%, with the remainder divided across didactic and laboratory, scholarly activity and administrative service. Teaching responsibilities will primarily include providing clinical instruction to interns, residents, and professional students as they rotate through the Oncology service, but will also include participation in the teaching of didactic courses. Job ID: 313772

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Instructor — Emergency/Critical Care

Instructor — Emergency/Critical Care

The Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department at the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine, invites applications from emergency veterinarians interested in providing high quality emergency medicine to client-owned animals in a dynamic academic setting at the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC). This position is a full-time, non-tenure, contract track appointment with the title of Instructor. Responsibilities include primary emergency case receiving in conjunction with the other service clinicians, clinical instruction of veterinary students and assisting small animal rotating interns. Job ID: 316151

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Chair — Department of Veterinary Clinic Sciences

Chair — Department of Veterinary Clinic Sciences

The new Chair will provide academic and administrative leadership for Veterinary Clinical Sciences, including faculty and curriculum development, serving as the primary liaison between the department and the Veterinary Medical Center, managing the allocation of resources, and community outreach and engagement. The Chair will play a critical role fostering a departmental culture with a shared sense of purpose and vision for the future and deep respect and value for the widely varying educational, clinical, and research responsibilities of VCS faculty. Job ID: 309015

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Chair — Allen Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity

Chair — Allen Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity

The Chair’s efforts will be to develop and lead an innovative, collaborative, and impactful research and outreach program targeted at professionals involved in the pork industry. Duties include engagement in strategic and social issues related to swine health and production. The Chair will be encouraged to provide leadership and serve as a catalyst for collaboration among swine faculty and various Departments and Centers at the University including the University of Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, Food Centric Corridor, and the Swine Disease Eradication Center. Job ID: 313231

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Research

Post-Doctoral Associate — Genetics/Genomics

Post-Doctoral Associate — Genetics/Genomics

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences is seeking a post-doctoral associate in genetics/genomics. Conduct molecular genetic research in the field of canine genetic orthopedic, neuromuscular, neurological, and ophthalmological disease; Participate in design of projects, planning and executing experiments; To collect and organize data for research activities; To collaborate with the PI in the generation and testing of research hypotheses and data analysis, writing of papers, grants, and reports, preparation of presentations and lectures, and publishing manuscripts in scientific journals; To attend, participate, or present at laboratory meetings, seminars, graduate and undergraduate lectures, and conferences as needed; To perform miscellaneous laboratory duties as assigned by the PI including, but not limited to, ordering supplies and reagents and help the PI in the organization and coordination of meetings and projects. Job ID: 314825

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Post-Doctoral Associate — Fang Li lab

Post-Doctoral Associate — Fang Li lab

Applicants are invited for a Postdoctoral Associate position in the Structural and Molecular Virology Laboratory at the Department of Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota. The laboratory is headed by Dr. Fang Li (PI). For more information about Dr. Fang Li’s research, please visit the lab's website. Job ID: 316602

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Post-Doctoral Associate — Zheng Xing Lab

Post-Doctoral Associate — Zheng Xing Lab

Design and perform experiments in molecular virology and immunology; Set up and perform realtime RT-PCR for detecting viral RNA in animals; set up and perform ELISA and IFA for detecting viral specific antibodies in animal sera and viral antigens in tissues; isolate avian influenza virus in cell culture system; and clone and express viral proteins in bacterial and eukaryotic expression systems; test vaccine efficacy in birds; writing papers and fellowship grants. Job ID: 313947

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Post-Doctoral Associate

Post-Doctoral Associate

Candidates should be able to demonstrate some experience on food animal or public health epidemiology-related research. Candidates with a strong background in microbiology and computational analysis including analysis of bacterial genomes, microbiome, statistics, infectious disease modeling, applied mathematics or a related field will be given preference. The candidate has demonstrated an interest in swine infectious diseases. Strong organizational, quantitative analysis, and writing skills are necessary. Job ID: 316456

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Researcher 1 — Guedes lab

Researcher 1 — Guedes lab

The primary responsibility will be to assist with projects related to pain biology and analgesic pharmacology. Secondary responsibility will be to assist with studies on lung biology and inflammation.  60% - Execute and help troubleshoot scientific experiments for the PI & write lab SOPs; 20% - Operate routine lab equipment; 10% maintain lab equipment & inventory; 10% order lab supplies. Job ID: 316525

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Researcher 1 — Johnson lab

Researcher 1 — Johnson lab

The applicant will be required to perform structured research-related work assignments. The work assignments will focus on the area of antibiotic resistance; therefore, knowledge of antibiotic resistance in bacteria and experience working with antibiotic resistant bacteria is required. Job ID: 316614

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Researcher 2 — Johnson lab

Researcher 2 — Johnson lab

Primary work will be to manage behavioral training of large research animals in preclinical studies, perform behavioral and electrophysiological recording studies, and help with research lab logistics including supervision of undergraduate employees as needed. Job ID: 313098 

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Researcher 2

Researcher 2

60% - Applied Research Project Management: Implement research projects by creating manageable workloads for employees; maintain good data records; assistance with post-mortem examinations, preparations of histopathology samples, and application of molecular biological techniques (PCR, RT-PCR, immunoprecipltatlon). 35% - Laboratory Management and Administration: Monitor and troubleshoot situations dealing with standard and specialized laboratory equipment; maintain and update data records and inventory logs; order reagents, eggs and supplies; coordinate schedules for bird housing and maintenance at Research Animal Resources; egg setting, incubation and hatching; Isolator setup and proper operation, etc. Job ID: 309129

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Clinical

Pharmacist — Veterinary Medical Center

Pharmacist — Veterinary Medical Center

The VMC Pharmacist is responsible for providing comprehensive pharmaceutical care through integrated drug distribution, the provision of clinical services, and teaching. The Pharmacist assists the Pharmacy Director with all operational, clinical, and distributive functions. Further, the Pharmacist prepares accurate and complete patient profiles; reviews drug and dosage; reviews drug profiles with tehcnicians, students, practioners; teaches and supervises students; and performs safe medication procurement, preparation, labeling, distribution, and control. Job ID: 316727

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Radiology Technologist

Radiology Technologist

The lead Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)/Computed Axial Tomography (CT) Technologist is a technical position that is responsible for producing quality images and diagnostic exams that aid in the diagnosis and treatment of small, large, and exotic animals. This position also conducts imaging research studies for the University and business industry sponsors. Job ID: 314743

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Senior Veterinary Technician — Anesthesia

Senior Veterinary Technician — Anesthesia

Under the direction of DVM's, prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for sedation/anesthesia, ultrasound, vein punctures, radiology, and administration of medications and treatments, etc. With oversight by a DVM, Anesthetize, monitor, and treat anesthesia patients canine, feline, equine, bovine, caprine, ovine, and other exotic species. With oversight by a DVM performs diagnostic and monitoring procedures associated with small and large animals at a competent level. Responsible for quality control of diagnostic/medical equipment and notification of appropriate repair personnel when equipment is malfunctioning. Answers questions and explains or demonstrates procedures and equipment for clients, residents, interns, senior veterinary students, and technician students; assists with teaching labs. Job ID: 315498

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Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency Room

Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency Room

Assists Clinicians, clients and patients with receiving, assessment, work-up, discharge, etc., prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for specialty care treatments and services, radiographic procedures, catherizations, venipunctures, vaccinations, anesthesia, administration of medications and treatments, etc. Under the direction of a DVM performs a variety of medical and diagnostic procedures depending upon clinical indications and area of service; may perform intravenous and related therapies. Job ID: 307988

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Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency Room

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency Room

Under the direction of a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine contributes to the health and well being of patients by delivering outstanding, high quality veterinary technical services that meet the standards of the MVMA and MAVT as well as VMC standards and protocols.  Competently assists Clinicians and other medical staff members with veterinary medical procedures which may include (but are not limited to) surgical assisting, emergency care, intensive care, small animal medicine, rehabilitation, laboratory procedures, radiography, anesthesiology, specialty care, administering treatments, animal nursing, animal restraint and handling, preventative care, clinical research, etc. within assigned service area as well as across functions as needed.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 316083

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 316084

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — ECC & Wards

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — ECC & Wards

Graduate of Veterinary Technician or equivalent program, certified or eligible to be certified as MVMA/MAVT technician, or certified in another state. Assists clients and patients with receiving, assessment, work-up, discharge, etc., prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for specialty care treatments and services,  radiographic procedures, catherizations, venipunctures, vaccinations, anesthesia, administration of medications and treatments, etc.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 316598

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 316599

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — ICU

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — ICU

Assists Clinicians, clients and patients with receiving, assesment,work-up, discharge, etc., prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for speciality care treatments and services, radiographic procedures, catherizations, venipunctures, vaccinations, anesthesia, administration of medications and treatments, etc. Under the direction of a DVM, performs a variety of medical and diagnostic procedures depending upon clinical indications and area of service; may perfom intravenous and realted therapies.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 313422

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 313425

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 313622

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 313643

Veterinary Technician — Float Pool

Veterinary Technician — Float Pool

Assists Clinicians and other medical staff members with veterinary medical procedures which may include (but are not limited to) specialty care, emergency care, intensive care, surgical assisting, radiography, anesthesiology, laboratory procedures, administering treatments, animal nursing, animal restraint and handling, preventative care, clinical research, etc. within assigned service area as well as across functions as needed. Job ID: 313389

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Veterinary Technician — SA Wards

Veterinary Technician — SA Wards

Assists Clinicians, clients and patients with receiving, assessment, work-up, discharge, etc., prepares patients for a variety of veterinary medical procedures including preparation for specialty care treatments and services, radiographic procedures, catherizations, venipunctures, vaccinations, anesthesia, administration of medications and treatments, etc. Job ID: 314328

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Veterinary Technician — Wards

Veterinary Technician — Wards

Under the direction of a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, contributes to the health and well being of patients by delivering outstanding, high quality veterinary technician services that meet the standards of the MVMA and MAVT as well as VMC standards and protocols.  Competently assists Clinicians and other medical staff members with veterinary medical procedures which may include (but are not limited to) specialty care, emergency care, intensive care, surgical assisting, radiography, anesthesiology,  laboratory procedures,  administering treatments, animal nursing, animal restraint and handling, preventative care, clinical research, etc. within assigned service area as well as across functions as needed. Job ID: 316532

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Veterinary Intern — Comparative Ophthalmology

Veterinary Intern — Comparative Ophthalmology

The Comparative Ophthalmology internship is a 1-year program designed to provide advanced training in ophthalmology for those seeking future application for an ophthalmology residency program. The intern will be supervised by one or more board certified ophthalmologists as well as two ophthalmology technicians. Primary duties will include providing primary patient care, supervising and teaching veterinary students participating in ophthalmology-related courses and clinical activities, and providing phone and on-site consultation for other services and for referring veterinarians. The Comparative Ophthalmology intern will have the opportunity to participate in clinical seminars and rounds, including Veterinary Clinical Sciences Grand Rounds, cytology rounds, morbidity and mortality conference, and other available rounds and journal clubs. Mentored research and scholarly clinical activities are available. Job ID: 314824

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Veterinary Medical Resident — Large Animal Surgery

Veterinary Medical Resident — Large Animal Surgery

DVM or VMD degree from an AVMA-accredited college of Veterinary Medicine, or a degree of Veterinary Medicine from a comparable foreign institution. Applicants must be eligible for licensing in Minnesota by being graduates of either 1) AVMA COE accredited veterinary schools who have passed the North American Licensing Exam (NAVLE) by the date of candidate ranking, or 2) non-accredited schools who have ECVFG or PAVE certificates and have passed the NAVLE by the date of candidate ranking. Applicants without these credentials will not be considered. In addition, candidates must have successfully completed a 3-year Large Animal Surgery Residency by the start date. Job ID: 315900

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