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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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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 or Associate Professor — Molecular Microbiology

Assistant or Associate Professor — Molecular Microbiology

The Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. We seek candidates with expertise in molecular microbiology with an emphasis on mechanisms of disease, structural biology and antimicrobial drug discovery. Preference will be given to candidates who are capable of translating fundamental research on pathogen-host interactions toward the identification of structure-based antimicrobial targets and/or vaccine designs. Job ID: 313978

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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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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 — 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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Researcher 2 — Cancer Biology

Researcher 2 — Cancer Biology

The scientist will be responsible for a major component of multiple research projects and will assist in teaching laboratory techniques to students, post-doctoral fellows, or other scientists as necessary. S/he also will contribute to animal care activities, lab maintenance, database support, and inventory. The area of research will revolve around cancer biology including effects of radiation, chemotherapy and novel therapeutic approaches on cancer and normal cells. The work is expected to include studies in vitro, as well as transplantable tumors in mice. Job ID: 314787

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Research Professional 2

Research Professional 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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Administrative

Finance Professional 3

Finance Professional 3

40% Budget & Financial Management; 40% Budget & Financial Management of Sponsored Projects; 10% Customer Service; 10% Administration. Job ID: 314922

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Finance Professional 3

Finance Professional 3

45% Project Accounting – assist with development of regional costs for activities and budget in the South East Asia and Africa Regions, develop financial projections, review and approve POs, ERs, Vouchers and other accounting documents for processing. 35% Budget Analysis & Reporting – forecast and analyze project costs, develop regional picture for development of annual work plan, etc. 20% Process Improvement Mentorship & Miscellaneous Analysis – develop sound accounting and reconciliation processes and provide data and recommendations to managers, etc. Job ID: 314758

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Principal Office and Administrative Specialist

Principal Office and Administrative Specialist

This is an entry-level administrative support position that is key to the daily programmatic and administrative operations of the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. The position supports clinical, research and teaching program delivery in an academic setting. Job ID: 314670

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Clinical

Animal Diagnostic Professional 1 — Junior Scientist/Researcher 1

Animal Diagnostic Professional 1 — Junior Scientist/Researcher 1

50%-Carries out complex, multi-step laboratory procedures specified in protocols. 20%-Analyze test results using ABI 7500 real time Software, compile data, and prepare reports for supervisor, pathologists and clients using the LIMS reporting platform. 10%-Reading, writing, and updating Standard Operating Procedures related to general laboratory guidelines, specific testing, and laboratory safety issues. 10%-Operates, maintains, and calibrates apparatus and equipment common to the molecular diagnostic lab. 5% Reviews literature to keep abreast of current tests. 5%-Participates in ordering, preparing and laying out supplies and equipment. Job ID: 314767

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Animal Diagnostic Professional 2 — Bacteriology Technician

Animal Diagnostic Professional 2 — Bacteriology Technician

Culture clinical milk samples and environmental samples submitted to the laboratory by dairy producers.  Perform microbiological isolation, identification, and in vitro susceptibility testing of pathogenic and environmental organisms to support veterinary clinical diagnostics. Perform quality control procedures to ensure testing accuracy. Package and ship media plate orders of plates produced in our media laboratory for sale to clients. Job ID: 314411

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Animal Diagnostic Professional 2 — Assistant Scientist/Researcher 2

Animal Diagnostic Professional 2 — Assistant Scientist/Researcher 2

50%-Carries out complex, multi-step laboratory procedures specified in protocols. 20%-Analyze test results using ABI 7500 real time Software, compile data, and prepare reports for supervisor, pathologists and clients using the LIMS reporting platform. 10%-Reading, writing, and updating Standard Operating Procedures related to general laboratory guidelines, specific testing, and laboratory safety issues. 10%-Operates, maintains, and calibrates apparatus and equipment common to the molecular diagnostic lab. 5% Reviews literature to keep abreast of current tests. 5%-Participates in ordering, preparing and laying out supplies and equipment. Job ID: 314766

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Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician

Prepare prescription medications for inpatient and outpatient clients in a timely and accurate manner. Provide customer service, purchase/order medications and supplies, assist with prescription orders, department orders, questions and other pharmacy related items. Job ID: 313159

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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 DVMs, 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. Job ID: 314725

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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/Critical Care

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency/Critical Care

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.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 312524

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Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Emergency Room

Veterinary or 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.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 311970

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 311971

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Intensive Care Unit

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Intensive Care Unit

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.

Apply now Vet Tech — Job ID: 313422

Apply now Senior Vet Tech — Job ID: 313425

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Intensive Care Unit

Veterinary or Senior Veterinary Technician — Intensive Care Unit

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.

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 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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