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The Oncology Service seeks Medical Oncologist

The Oncology Service (TOS) has a unique opportunity for a veterinary medical oncologist to join our practice in Richmond, Virginia! TOS is dedicated to the integration of personalized and compassionate care with cutting edge options for cancer.

The Oncology Service in Richmond is equipped with new Heska Element blood analyzers capable of providing CBC, chemistry, ionized calcium, electrolyte, and blood gas results in less than 15 minutes, a brand new, top of the line, Vet-Ray digital X-ray unit, 8-slice GE CT scanner, and a Varian linear accelerator capable of IMRT/IGRT/SRT.  We are one of the only veterinary oncology facilities to utilize Scopio, an advanced slide scanning device with capability to submit slides to a pathologist and receive results in as little as 30 minutes.

This opportunity would provide support, collaboration, and mentorship from the other medical oncologists in our practices, Drs. Angharad Waite, Christina Manley, and Kathleen Tidd as well as radiation oncologist Drs. Ira Gordon and Pamela White.

NorthStar VETS seeks Veterinary Medical Oncologist

Looking to Work with the Best? NorthStar VETS is seeking a board-eligible or board-certified Veterinary Medical Oncologist to join its growing and collaborative team of specialists in Robbinsville, NJ! This service is relaunching, and this is your opportunity to lead it! NorthStar VETS is a privately-held, three-location, award-winning veterinary specialty and emergency hospital committed to being the best in one of the nation’s busiest parts of the country between New York City and Philadelphia.

Veterinarians at NorthStar VETS enjoy an excellent work-life balance with a four-day workweek, generous signing bonus, compensation package and benefits, tuition reimbursement program, continuing education, and friendly and helpful coworkers. In addition, the hospital has state-of-the-art equipment and a Radiation Oncology suite. If you are hard-working, compassionate, and want to practice the best medicine for your patients, this may be the right fit.

Learn more at northstarvets.com/careers. To explore this possibility further, reach out to Chief of Staff, Dr. Daniel Stobie, at drdstobie@northstarvets.com or at 609.223.1510.

(Posted 10/5/2021)

University of Missouri seeks Faculty Position in Small Animal Oncology

The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track teaching faculty position in Small Animal Oncology at the level of Assistant Teaching Professor (Nontenure track). Details about position, MU and Columbia are posted online at https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic.

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The successful candidate will join an established comprehensive oncology service dedicated to teaching, clinical and basic science research, and the highest quality patient care. Primary responsibilities include: 

  • Teaching students (professional and graduate students) and house officers in clinical and didactic settings.
  • Participating in a busy and progressive oncology service.
  • Scholarly activity. For a non-tenure track individual, this will include collaboration on clinical research projects, authorship of book chapters, reviews, or other activities relating to oncology or education.
  • Participation in NCI Comparative Oncology Trials Consortium (COTC) and Canine Comparative Oncology and Genomics Consortium (CCOGC) activities.
  • Participate in faculty governance activities.
  • Eligibility to obtain and maintain a regular or faculty license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Missouri
  • Eligibility to obtain and maintain DEA and BNDD certificates. 

Initial appointment will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate can be identified and hired. 

The Veterinary Health Center is a progressive environment where there is a culture of collegiality and patient care is top priority. 

Minimum Qualifications 

  • DVM or equivalent degree
  • Board certification (ACVIM, Specialty of Oncology) or completion of residency resulting in eligibility for board certification by ACVIM, Specialty of Oncology by the start date 

Appointment (hire) of the successful candidate will be contingent upon verification of all degrees. When an offer of employment is made, the University requires an official copy of your highest awarded degree transcripts to be sent directly from the awarding institution to Ms. Connie Sievert, sievertc@missouri.edu, Chair’s Office, 900 East Campus Drive, Columbia, MO 65211. 

Application materials must be submitted online: https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic
Interested candidates should be prepared to attach: 

  1. a letter stating professional interests and career goals;
  2. contact information (including email addresses) for three references; and,
  3. a curriculum vitae. 

If you have questions about the online application process, please consult Human Resources web sites: email umpshrsupport@umsystem.edu or call (573)882-7976. 

Search Criteria
Candidates will be assessed based upon educational and professional achievement. Clinical experience, communication skills, experience working effectively in diverse environments, and observations shared by referees will all be considered in selection of a candidate. The potential for the candidate to work within the framework of the VHC will also be assessed, as will specialty and/or research training and teaching experience. We are seeking a candidate with interest in practicing up-to-date medicine, a passion for teaching, and a desire for continual professional improvement. 

Please contact Dr. Lindsay Donnelly (donnellyl@missouri.edu) if you have specific questions about the position. Applications will be reviewed until a suitable candidate is identified. 

Salary and Benefits
Salary will be commensurate with education, training and experience. 

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at https://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits. 

Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256. 

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278. 

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Diversity Commitment
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence. 

Our Campus and Our Community
MU’s Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is a state-of-the-art teaching and medical services facility for companion animals as well as livestock. Columbia, MO is an ideal location for such a teaching hospital. 

The population of central Missouri and reasonable proximity to St. Louis and Kansas City provide for a robust small animal emergency and referral caseload. 

MU is a nationally competitive, global university. Many states fund separate research and land-grant universities, but Missouri combines those roles at its flagship institution. MU is both a land-grant university with a statewide mission of service to citizens and Missouri’s largest public research university. Mizzou is one of only five universities nationwide that offers law, medicine, veterinary medicine and a nuclear research reactor on one campus. 

MU is a national leader in comparative medicine, in which researchers collaborate by sharing discoveries, innovations and treatments for humans and animals. For more about the College of Veterinary Medicine and our impact on Missouri, the nation and the world, go to: 

• University of Missouri/College of Veterinary Medicine- http://cvm.missouri.edu/
• Veterinary Health Center- http://www.vmth.missouri.edu/
• Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery- http://www.vms.missouri.edu/faculty.html
Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Lab- http://vmdl.missouri.edu/ 

Studies consistently rank Columbia as a top city in which to live for educational facilities, health care, technological savvy, economic growth, and cultural opportunities. The cost of living is still affordable, whether you prefer an apartment in the city, a farm on a country road or a family home near a top-notch school. With a population of 108,500, Columbia is located in the heart of Missouri on Interstate 70. 

Here are a variety of links that provide insights to this special place to live: 

Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureauhttp://www.visitcolumbiamo.com/
Columbia-Downtown Association– http://www.discoverthedistrict.com/
Columbia Public Schools– https://www.cpsk12.org/
Columbia Catholic Schoolhttp://www.ccsk8.org/
Columbia Independent Schoolhttp://cislions.org/
Daniel Boone Regional Library– http://www.dbrl.org/ 

Trail Directory– http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/Trails/
Columbia Parks and Recreation– https://www.como.gov/parks-and-recreation/
Columbia Activity and Recreation Center– http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/ARC/
Katy Trail– https://bikekatytrail.com/columbia.aspx
There are 22 area sites owned, leased or managed by MO Dept of Conservation– http://mdc.mo.gov/

Columbia’s Farmer’s Markethttp://www.columbiafarmersmarket.org/
Art in Columbiahttps://www.visitcolumbiamo.com/section/art/
Film Festival– http://ragtagfilm.com/
Jazzhttp://www.wealwaysswing.org/index.php
Blues Festival– http://www.rootsnbluesnbbq.com/
RagTag Cinéma– http://www.ragtagfilm.com/
University Concert Serieshttp://www.concertseries.org/
Golf Courses– http://www.golflink.com/golf-courses/city.aspx?dest=Columbia+MO
Wineries & breweries– http://www.visitcolumbiamo.com/section/wine-brew/ 

(Posted 9/28/2021)

PetCure Oncology (Houston and various locations) is seeking a Radiation Oncologist

PetCure Oncology is seeking a Radiation Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to join our organization for future growth plans and our current location in Houston, TX. We are seeking individuals that are team and client focused, have excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, clients, and the referral community.  We know it is critically important to also have the technical staff needed to build a successful practice, we will support you in all facets of the service.  You will also have the collegial support of a large team of Board-certified, Medical and Radiation Oncologists and other specialists.  We have a positive and supportive culture, if interested, please email Nancy Dall at ndall@petcureoncology.com or call/text to 612-207-7190.

The Ohio State University seeks Faculty Position in Medical Oncology

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine announces an outstanding opportunity for a full-time clinical track faculty position in Small Animal Medical Oncology. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in scholarship, patient management, client service and clinical teaching. Specialty board certification (ACVIM or ECVIM) or board eligibility is required.  Candidates must have excellent communication skills and an ability to work cooperatively with other faculty and staff.

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Candidates will be assigned up to a 65% clinical commitment, including clinical teaching of students and advanced training of interns and residents. Sponsored research is not required for clinical track faculty, yet clinical research, publications or other scholarly activities to advance clinical veterinary medicine are expected and encouraged. Additionally, active participation in the Blue Buffalo Veterinary Clinical Trials (http://vet.osu.edu/vmc/cto) program is expected. Clinical responsibilities include patient management, client service, clinical teaching of students and advanced training of interns and residents. It is expected that this person would work within the integrated medical, surgical and radiation oncology program collaborating with faculty in each of these areas. The candidate is expected to foster a broad and diverse caseload through the delivery of efficient and effective service to clients, exceptional referral and consultation service to private practitioners, and the provision of comprehensive and excellent patient care. Teaching responsibilities include didactic teaching in core and elective courses, as appropriate, in the preclinical years in the professional curriculum and in resident graduate MS degree courses It is expected that the faculty member will actively participate in clinical teaching of oncology and related topics to 4th year professional students, interns, and residents. Faculty will oversee and mentor residents and students in the graduate MS degree program that incorporates both clinical training and comparative/translational research. Participation in continuing education events and outreach activities for the animal-owning public and private practitioners is expected. The faculty member will participate in administrative service within the Integrated Oncology Service and like all faculty, it is expected that the selected candidate become involved with committee service and curriculum development.

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences supports a faculty of over 75 clinical specialists, educators, and investigators along with extensive training programs for professional students, interns, residents, and graduate students. The Integrated Oncology Service (https://vet.osu.edu/vmc/companion/our-services/integrated-oncology) is located within the comprehensive Veterinary Medical Center Hospital for Companion Animals (http://vet.osu.edu/vmc), with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment including diagnostic imaging (3-Tesla MRI, 128-slice CT) and advanced stereotactic radiation therapy (Siemens Oncor linear accelerator with 160 leaf MLC). Our goal is to build upon current success, and to augment and advance the clinical, research and teaching components of the integrated oncology program. Medical Oncology has been identified as a Signature Program in the College of Veterinary Medicine and is an essential specialty within the Veterinary Medical Center. The Oncology Signature Program is comprised of multiple components including clinical specialties and expertise in medical, surgical and radiation oncology, collaborative basic and translational research efforts, and strategic partnerships with the OSU Medical Center, The James Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.  The Integrated Oncology Service is comprised of eight faculty (three surgical oncologists, three medical oncologists and two radiation oncologists), two surgical oncology fellows, seven residents (five medical oncology residents, one rotating surgery resident and one radiation oncology resident), and one surgical oncology intern.

Faculty members are encouraged to develop collaborative endeavors with clinicians and scientists within the College of Veterinary Medicine, including clinical trials (http://vet.osu.edu/vmc/clinical-trials) and other units on the university campus.  The comprehensive OSU Health Sciences Center, which is within walking distance of the college, and includes the OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (https://cancer.osu.edu), the Dorothy M. Davis Heart & Lung Research Institute (https://medicine.osu.edu/departments/davis-heart-lung-research-institute), the Wright Center of Innovation in Biomedical Imaging (https://medicine.osu.edu/departments/radiology/research/wright-center-of-innovation), Nationwide Children’s Hospital (http://www.nationwidechildrens.org) and the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital (https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/heart-vascular).

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine aspires to be the model comprehensive college of veterinary medicine in the world, impacting animal and human health through innovation, collaboration, and excellence. Rooted in the foundational principles of health and wellbeing, diversity and inclusion, advancing partnerships, resource stewardship and alignment with The Ohio State University’s strategic plan, the College of Veterinary Medicine seeks to make a difference through six key goals outlined in the Be The Model™ Strategic Plan (https://vet.osu.edu/about-college/strategic-plan).

Our highly ranked DVM degree program has a prestigious history of outstanding graduates and leaders.  The College of Veterinary Medicine (www.vet.osu.edu) is ranked 4th among North American colleges of veterinary medicine by US. News & World Report.  Columbus is the largest and fastest-growing city in Ohio, with a vibrant blend of arts and culture; inspired culinary, fashion, music and entertainment scenes; exciting collegiate and professional sports; and an open, entrepreneurial spirit. With a burgeoning downtown, lively urban districts and a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods, it’s a city that invites exploration (https://visit.osu.edu/experience).

Collegiality, civility, mutual support, and respect for others are strongly held values in the College of Veterinary Medicine. We support diverse beliefs and the free exchange of ideas and expect that faculty, staff, and students promote these values and apply them in a professional manner in all academic endeavors.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The start date is negotiable. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled. Additional information regarding faculty appointments, promotion and tenure in the department and departmental governance can be found at https://vet.osu.edu/clinical-sciences/departmental-administration.

Inquiries regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Rich Bednarski, Chair, by email (bednarski.1@osu.edu) or phone (614-292-7105) or to the search committee chair, Dr. Brian Husbands (husbands.2@osu.edu)To apply, interested candidates are invited to apply online at https://osu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/OSUCareers/job/Columbus-Campus/Small-Animal-Medical-Oncology-Clinical-Track-Faculty_R16378  and submit a letter of intent stating professional goals and interests, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of four references.

The Ohio State University is an EEO/AA Employer and promotes a tobacco-free campus.

(Posted 9/14/2021)

MedVet Salt Lake City seeks a Radiation Oncologist

MedVet Salt Lake City is seeking a Radiation Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to lead our radiation oncology service. Our 24/7 Emergency and Multi-Specialty hospital offers a collaborative atmosphere with a team oriented approach to patient care and includes top medical oncology and surgical services.  Our clinical service team members and medical leaders understand what it takes to support a successful Radiation Oncology service.   

Who you are:  We are seeking an individual who is team oriented and has excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, staff, our clients and the referral community.  Ideal candidates thrive in a fast-paced environment and are dedicated to practicing the highest quality of care for our patients.  

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Why MedVet?

  • Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest employee-owned and veterinarian-led multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. We offer each doctor the unique opportunity to become a shareholder.
  • Dedication to our mission of “Leading Specialty Healthcare for Pets” and our core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion are the priorities of our organization.
  • Affiliation with our teleradiology partner, VetRad, allows us to offer long term career flexibility in both clinical and teleradiology positions.
  • Our group of experienced radiologists are able to provide insight, peer support and second opinions when needed.
  • The ability to participate in weekly resident rounds and journal club keeps our radiologists abreast of current techniques and provides for continued learning.
  • Opportunities for advancement and leadership are available throughout the organization.
  • MedVet offers a competitive compensation and full benefits package, including health/dental/vision/life/long term disability insurance, 401k plan, CE allowance, discounted personal pet care and a uniform allowance.
  • Our Clinical Studies Center offers exciting opportunities to lead collaborative initiatives with MedVet specialists and veterinarians worldwide.

For more information about MedVet, please visit our website at www.medvet.com or to submit a confidential CV, please email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com 

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 9/2/2021)

MedVet Chicago is seeking a Radiation Oncologist

MedVet Chicago is seeking a Radiation Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to lead our million dollar radiation oncology service that features a Varian Clinac IX Linear Accelerator and is supported by a highly trained and experienced RadOnc team.

The RadOnc service:  We offer a spacious, designated radiation oncology treatment area and dedicated rad onc staff that is also integrated with our medical oncology team. Our cancer center has its own entrance to the hospital with a separate lobby, cat friendly waiting area and exam rooms. The Varian Clinac IX offers a wide range of imaging and treatment options including IMRT, VMAT, RapidArc enabled and stereotactic radiosurgery with Eclipse and Aria software, operated by a highly experienced radiologic technologist. Other advanced imaging modalities include 16/32 slice CT, 1.5T MRI, and C-arm fluoro suite.

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Why Join MedVet Chicago?

  • Take a video tour here of our new state-of-the-art, 65,000 SF hospital.
  • We are the only VETCOT Level 1 Trauma Center in the greater Chicago area. In addition, our state-of-the-art hospital technology includes an MRI, CT, Fluoroscopy, a LINNAC, and an onsite reference laboratory with a clinical pathologist.
  • Each doctor has their own “doctor coordinator.”  This team member’s entire job is to help you – phone calls, arranging consults, getting up meds, or entering your patient records – your doctor coordinator helps you get through your day faster.
  • Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest veterinarian owned and veterinarian led multispecialty and emergency organizations in the country.
  • Our doctors are eligible to become shareholders – a rare opportunity to have ownership and share in the growth and success of MedVet hospitals across the country.
  • We offer all the benefits you expect, plus a Generous Signing BonusCompetitive CompensationStudent Loan Repayment Program and Paid Parental Leave.

Everything Starts with Our Caregivers

  • Our passionate and dedicated team of doctors, certified technicians, assistants, and client service representatives is committed to being the best in the veterinary profession to give and receive care. Their collaboration, passion, and energy can be felt by everyone who enters our hospital doors.
  • Our specialties include Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Critical Care, Dentistry, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Radiology, Rehabilitation, and Surgery.
  • We also have an energetic group of rotating Interns and a dynamic Emergency Department that provides 24/7 care for the Chicago area.
  • Our team members treat patients and clients like they are our own family, and we develop referral partner relationships built on trust, respect, communication, and empathy.

Why Choose Chicago, IL?

  • Be inspired every day by our live music scene, off-Broadway shows, festivals, vibrant arts scene, and cuisine cultivated by the world’s top chefs.
  • Get out and get active. This “City in a Garden” includes 570 parks and over 20 beaches to satisfy all your outdoor activity needs.
  • Play ball! Not only is baseball a favorite Chicago pastime, but each major professional sport is proudly represented here.

For more information about MedVet, please visit our website at www.medvet.com or to submit a confidential CV, please apply here  or, email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 9/2/2021)

MedVet Indianapolis is seeking a Medical Oncologist

MedVet is seeking a Medical Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to join our Indianapolis, IN team which includes a trained Medical Oncology VTS technician!  We are seeking an individual that is team oriented and has excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, clients, and the referral community.

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What makes us different?

  • Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest employee owned and veterinarian led multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. We offer each doctor an opportunity to become a shareholder. You will have a voice in moving our practice forward!
  • We have a relatively singular focus to be a leader in emergency and specialty healthcare for pets.
  • MedVet doctors and staff are dedicated to core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion.
  • Creating an exceptional experience (The MedVet Experience!) for patients, clients, referral partners and employees is our most important goal.
  • Opportunities for advancement and leadership are available.
  • We offer a competitive compensation and full benefits package, including health insurance, dental, vision, uniform allowance, 401K, discretionary funds for continuing education and an excellent signing bonus.
  • MedVet’s Clinical Studies Center offers exciting opportunities to lead collaborative initiatives with MedVet specialists and veterinarians worldwide.

For more information about MedVet, please visit our website at www.medvet.com or to submit a confidential CV, please email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com.

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 9/2/2021)

MedVet Northern Virginia is seeking a Medical Oncologist

MedVet is seeking a Medical Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to join our Northern VA hospital. We are seeking an individual that is team oriented and has excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, clients, and the referral community.

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What makes us different?

  • Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest employee owned and veterinarian led multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. We offer each doctor an opportunity to become a shareholder. You will have a voice in moving our practice forward!
  • We have a relatively singular focus to be a leader in emergency and specialty healthcare for pets.
  • MedVet doctors and staff are dedicated to core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion.
  • Creating an exceptional experience (The MedVet Experience!) for patients, clients, referral partners and employees is our most important goal.
  • Opportunities for advancement and leadership are available.
  • We offer a competitive compensation and full benefits package, including health insurance, dental, vision, uniform allowance, 401K, discretionary funds for continuing education and an excellent signing bonus.
  • MedVet’s Clinical Studies Center offers exciting opportunities to lead collaborative initiatives with MedVet specialists and veterinarians worldwide.

To submit a confidential CV for any doctor position, please email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com.

Come as you are. MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 8/31/2021)

Colorado State University seeks Research Fellow

The Colorado State University Flint Animal Cancer Center (FACC) is soliciting applications for a 2-year Research Fellowship. The goal of the fellowship is to provide comprehensive research training for clinical specialists committed to an academic career.  Research experience is gained under the mentorship of established scientists at the FACC. The Fellowship provides 2 years of salary and research funding, with an opportunity to maintain clinical skills through participation in clinical/diagnostic services appropriate to their specialty. A mentor committee will be established to provide guidance to the Fellow. During the course of the two years, the Fellow will take advantage of seminar series, grant writing workshops, course work (including ethics), meeting with invited speakers, and other opportunities offered throughout the University. These will be arranged with the advice of the mentor committee.

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The Fellowship is open to veterinarians who have completed specialty training in a discipline related to cancer (e.g. medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgery, diagnostic radiology, clinical/anatomic pathology, laboratory animal medicine). Salary is $75,000 annually plus benefits, with a maximum of $15,000 per year in discretionary research funds. Participants may qualify for the NIH Loan Repayment Program. Up to 8 weeks of clinical participation per year is allowable.

To apply, please supply a current CV (including the contact information for 3 referees) and letter of intent. Application materials must be received by January 15, 2022, and applicants will be notified regarding acceptance no later than February 15, 2022.

For further information or to submit application materials, contact:   Dr. Doug Thamm at dthamm@colostate.edu.

(Posted 8/30/2021)

Long Island Veterinary Specialist Seeking Veterinary Medical Oncologist

Long Island Veterinary Specialists (LIVS) is seeking a board-certified, or residency-trained Oncologist to join our talented team of specialists.

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LIVS is a newly renovated 30,000 square foot state-of-the-art 24-hour referral and emergency hospital located in Long Island, NY. We house a team of 180 caring professionals in a variety of disciplines including Cardiology, Dermatology, Integrative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Rehabilitation and Surgery.

Why LIVS?

  • LIVS is a highly respected teaching facility and has maintained residency and internship training programs in a variety of disciplines.
  • We are committed to technological advancement and utilize some of the most progressive imaging modalities including G.E. Logitec ultrasound, Storz HD endoscopy system, Philips 3 Tesla MRI, Philips MX8000 multi-detector CT scanner, two digital radiography suites, and an in-house fluoroscopy suite to facilitate interventional procedures.
  • You’ll join a happy team that values a positive and healthy work environment focused on providing the best medicine while keeping the overall health and balance of our teammates in mind.
  • You’ll earn a highly competitive salary and benefits package, along with additional incentives.

Why Nassau County, Long Island?

Enjoy beautiful white sand beaches on the Atlantic Ocean and miles of rugged coastline on the tranquil Long Island Sound. Discover charming villages and downtowns, fascinating museums, world-class shopping, top-notch hotels and restaurants, scenic hiking trails, picturesque public gardens, bike paths, swimming, surfing, boating, and fishing. All this is just a quick 30-minute trip to Manhattan.

For more information, please contact Emily Lindholm – Emily.Lindholm@nvacompassionfirst.com 

Our website: https://www.livs.org/

NVA Compassion-First is a community of more than 80 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America driven by the spirit of collaboration and focused on empowering the advancement of veterinary medicine at the local hospital level. NVA Compassion-First is the trusted partner of hospital teams who are looking for more—more resources to advance their medicine, a greater sense of belonging, and increased opportunities to care for their patients, clients, and people. Learn more at NVACompassionFirst.com.

(Posted 8/29/2021)

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists seeking Veterinary Medical Oncologist

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists (GCVS) is currently seeking a Medical Oncologist to join us in our state-of-the-art 51,000 SF facility.  Work with the best!  GCVS values innovation and individuality at the practice level while recognizing the power of collaboration.   We are looking for an individual who shares our passion for advancing critical care medicine.

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Founded in 1989, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists partnered with NVA Compassion-First in 2016 to accelerate its growth and network with other best-in-class specialty and emergency hospitals. With a 1.5 T MRI, 64 slice CT, a Trilogy radiation therapy system capable of advanced radiation therapy modalities as well as an Interventional Radiology Suite we have all the toys you need. GCVS currently has specialty practices in Surgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics, Cardiology, and Anesthesiology.  In addition to the specialty services, GCVS operates a 24/7/365 emergency service within the specialty hospital.

The Oncology department at GCVS is thriving and looking to hire our fifth oncologist. Our specialists use a collaborative approach, dedicated to restoring and prolonging an excellent quality of life in pets with cancer. We also collaborate with others in the field, including those in biomedical research and human oncology. This collaboration helps to expand the cancer knowledge base and improve the level of care we may offer. The ideal candidate is self-motivated and a team player that can contribute to our high standard of patient care, client service, and collaboration with specialists and local referring veterinarians.

Houston is the 4th largest city in the country with a world-renowned medical center, as well as museums, theaters, and a thriving arts district. We have a climate that allows outdoor activities year-round.  We have professional sports teams, numerous recreational and cultural amenities, and exceptional universities, colleges, and public education so you and your family can thrive here.

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists offers competitive compensation as well as a full range of benefits including health, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, time off for vacation and CE, and a 401(k) plan.

For more information, please contact Emily Lindholm – Emily.Lindholm@nvacompassionfirst.com

Our website: https://www.gcvs.com/

NVA Compassion-First is a community of more than 80 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America driven by the spirit of collaboration and focused on empowering the advancement of veterinary medicine at the local hospital level. NVA Compassion-First is the trusted partner of hospital teams who are looking for more—more resources to advance their medicine, a greater sense of belonging, and increased opportunities to care for their patients, clients, and people. Learn more at NVACompassionFirst.com.

(Posted 8/29/2021)

The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine seeks Assistant Teaching Professor in Radiation Oncology

 The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track assistant teaching professor in Radiation Oncology. Details about position, MU and Columbia are posted online at https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic. 

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This appointment’s primary focus will be providing clinical instruction and service to our comprehensive oncology section in the Veterinary Health Center (VHC). As part of this appointment, the successful candidate will: 

  • Obtain and maintain license to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Missouri (faculty or regular licensure) within no more than 3 months of start date, then complete DEA registration and get BNDD certificate; 
  • Provide clinical instruction of students (professional), interns, and residents in radiation oncology and related fields. 
  • Contribute to the professional and graduate curriculum by participating in classroom and laboratory instruction. Opportunities for online instruction is possible. 
  • Represent the University, College, and VHC through outreach activities for animal-owning public, referring veterinarians, or other relevant stakeholders; 
  • Provide consultation to off-site university-operated clinics; 
  • Participate in the discovery process by participating in clinical, resident or house officer research; 
  • Participate in faculty governance activities. 

Initial appointment will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate can be identified and hired. 

Comprehensive Oncology Service: 
The successful candidate will work with three additional boarded radiation oncology faculty members to enhance referral caseload at two veterinary radiation therapy facilities. Clinical duties will primarily be focused on the Veterinary Health Center (VHC) at our teaching hospital in Columbia, MO. In addition, the faculty member will contribute to planning and case management of cases seen at our satellite facility in Wentzville, MO. Teaching duties will include veterinary students and training of residents and interns. The Comparative Oncology, Radiobiology, and Epigenetics Laboratory (COREL) offers the opportunity for participating as a collaborator in basic, translational, and clinical research. 

The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine has a rich history of radiation oncology and radiopharmaceutical therapy. We utilize an Elekta Infinity HD linear accelerator capable of stereotactic radiation therapy, 4D cone beam CT, volumetric modulated arc therapy, and image guided radiation therapy. The linear accelerator is supported by the Mosaiq record-and-verify system, and Monaco treatment planning system. The University of Missouri also boasts unparalleled access to a radiopharmaceutical pipeline, and an advanced radiation isolation ward, which facilitates the use of yttrium-90, radioiodine, samarium-153, and various Positron Emission Tomography (PET) agents, while maximizing patient and personnel safety. 

MU Radiation Oncology functions as part of a comprehensive oncology service that consists of 4 ACVIM medical oncologists, 3 ACVR radiation oncologists, and 2 ACVS, fellowship-trained surgical oncologists. The service also has six medical oncology residents and three radiation oncology residents in training. 

In addition, The University of Missouri has a satellite veterinary clinic located in Wentzville, MO which services the greater St. Louis area. The veterinary services at this location include medical oncology, radiation oncology, dermatology, and clinical trials. The hospital features a Varian 21EX linear accelerator with 128 leaf MLC, portal-vision, and Mosaiq record and verify system, a radiography suite, a chemotherapy hood, and a Canon Aquilion 32-slice CT scanner. 

The faculty member would have access to the COREL laboratory. This laboratory is equipped for a variety of basic science research in the fields of oncology, radiation biology, and epigenetics. This laboratory has equipment to support culture of human and canine cell lines, polymerase chain reaction, gel electrophoresis, and preparation of sequencing libraries. The laboratory also houses an automated live cell imaging suite including fluorescent and phase contrast microscopy. 

The University of Missouri boasts the world’s largest University-based research nuclear reactor in the MURR. The reactor and the associated cyclotron provide the University of Missouri with a unique arsenal of radiopharmaceuticals for use in translational and clinical research. The College of Veterinary Medicine has a long history of collaboration with MURR. 

The University of Missouri System and the University of Missouri – Columbia have made strong commitments to a Precision Health Initiative, which is designed to capitalize on the unique set of assets available at the University of Missouri. The College of Veterinary Medicine and the Comparative Oncology Program have been included as a key member of this initiative. 

Minimum Qualifications 

  • DVM or equivalent degree; and, 
  • Diplomate status or eligibility for certification by the American College of Veterinary Radiology (Radiation Oncology) or completion of radiation oncology residency training by start date. 

Application materials must be submitted online: https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic . Interested candidates should be prepared to attach: 

  1. a letter stating professional interests and career goals; 
  2. professional academic transcript(s); 
  3. contact information (including email addresses) for three references; and, 
  4. a curriculum vitae. 

If you have questions about the online application process, please consult Human Resources web sites: email umpshrsupport@umsystem.edu or call (573)882-7976. 

Search Criteria
Candidates will be assessed based upon educational and professional achievement. Clinical experience, communication skills, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and letters of reference will all be considered in selection of a candidate. The potential for the candidate to work within the framework of the VHC Surgery Service will also be assessed, as will specialty and/or research training and teaching experience. We are seeking a candidate with interest in practicing up-to-date medicine, a passion for teaching, and a desire for continual professional improvement. 

Please contact Dr. Charles Maitz (Maitzc@missouri.edu) if you have specific questions about the position. Applications will be reviewed until a suitable candidate is identified and hired. 

Salary and Benefits 
Salary will be commensurate with education, training and experience. 

These positions are eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at https://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits. 

Equal Employment Opportunity 
The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256. 

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278. 

EEO IS THE LAW 
To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) please use the following links: 

Diversity Commitment
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence. 

Our Campus and Our Community 
MU’s Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is a state-of-the-art teaching and medical services facility for companion animals as well as livestock. Columbia, MO is an ideal location for such a teaching hospital. 

The population of central Missouri and reasonable proximity to St. Louis and Kansas City provide for a robust small animal emergency and referral caseload. Missouri is a strong agricultural state with large numbers of horses, cattle, hogs, and poultry. 

MU is a nationally competitive, global university. Many states fund separate research and land-grant universities, but Missouri combines those roles at its flagship institution. MU is both a land-grant university with a statewide mission of service to citizens and Missouri’s largest public research university. Mizzou is one of only five universities nationwide that offers law, medicine, veterinary medicine and a nuclear research reactor on one campus. 

MU is a national leader in comparative medicine, in which researchers collaborate by sharing discoveries, innovations and treatments for humans and animals. For more about the College of Veterinary Medicine and our impact on Missouri, the nation and the world, go to: 

Studies consistently rank Columbia as a top city in which to live for educational facilities, health care, technological savvy, economic growth, and cultural opportunities. The cost of living is still affordable, whether you prefer an apartment in the city, a farm on a country road or a family home near a top-notch school. With a population of 108,500, Columbia is located in the heart of Missouri on Interstate 70. 

Here are a variety of links that provide insights to this special place to live: 

Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau – http://www.visitcolumbiamo.com/
Columbia-Downtown Association– http://www.discoverthedistrict.com/
Katy Trail – https://bikekatytrail.com/columbia.aspx
Radio Stations – NPR: http://www.kbia.org/ or http://kfru.com/ 
Newspapers – http://www.columbiatribune.com/ and http://www.columbiamissourian.com/
Columbia Public Schools– http://www.columbia.k12.mo.us/
Columbia Catholic School –http://www.ccsk8.org/
Columbia Independent School –http://cislions.org/
Daniel Boone Regional Library– http://www.dbrl.org/

Trail Directory –http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/Trails/
Columbia Parks and Recreation–  http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/
Stephens Lake Park –http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/Parks/Stephens_Lake/index.php
Columbia Activity and Recreation Center –http: //www.gocolumbiamo.com/ParksandRec/ARC/
Katy Trail– https://bikekatytrail.com/columbia.aspx
There are 22 area sites owned, leased or managed by MO Dept of Conservation– http://mdc.mo.gov/

Columbia’s Farmer’s Market – http://www.columbiafarmersmarket.org/
Art in Columbia –http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Arts/Documents/galleryguide.pdf
Film Festival –http://ragtagfilm.com/
Jazz –http://www.wealwaysswing.org/index.php
Blues Festival– http://www.rootsnbluesnbbq.com/
RagTag Cinema– http://www.ragtagfilm.com/
University Concert Series –http://www.concertseries.org/
Golf Courses –http://www.golflink.com/golf-courses/city.aspx?dest=Columbia+MO
Wineries & breweries – http://www.visitcolumbiamo.com/section/wine-brew/  

(Posted 8/20/2021)

Veterinary Specialists of Sydney (VSOS) seeks Veterinary Medical Oncologist 

WANTED … Veterinary Medical Oncologist with Passion & Heart…

Have you been looking for an exciting and fulfilling position, in a technology advanced world class, cutting-edge privately owned medical hospital, doing professional work in an amazing growing team?

Have you been looking for a position, in which you will be seen as a miracle-worker, for the people you meet?

Do you strive to expand your knowledge and experience; increasing your influence and value, in the veterinary profession?…

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We are Veterinary Specialists of Sydney (VSOS), a privately owned emergency and specialist service, offering both mobile specialist services and a World-class, 24-hour, Advanced Treatment Centre, brimming with brand-new, World-class, ‘cutting-edge’ technology, and equipment, from our 64 Slice CT scanner and 1.5T MRI, to our Zenition flatbed fluoroscopy machine, just to name a few.

Of course, World Class, ‘cutting-edge’ technology, is nothing, without a team of the same caliber, quality, and dedication. Our existing team of over 110 passionate professionals, thrive on our culture of respect, recognition, and support, that values fulfilment and growth for everybody.

If you’re thinking you might ‘need a change’, to reach your full potential, we’re looking for YOU. With our rapidly expanding team we are opening up opportunities to other specialist departments, so if your partner or someone who know may be interested, let them know we are here.

We have amazing new opportunities for specialists in small animal medical oncology, internal medicine, surgery, ECC, neurology, ophthalmology, radiology, and cardiology and of course, a range of support team too.

You would describe yourself as thoughtful, detail-focused, dependable, and really, really good at what you do. You would be confident to play your part in a professional and supportive team, who will value and appreciate your input and ideas, to help us perform the miracles, we achieve daily.

Your remuneration and career path is limitless, but you better hurry, because we’re on a fast track and we’re looking for runners. If this sounds like the position for you, or anyone you know, please contact HR@vsos.com.au or call +61 2 8376 8767.

Video tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7MzHOrIa8Q
Photo link: https://www.vsos.com.au/advanced-treatment-centre-now-open/

(Posted 8/12/2021)

MedVet (Commerce, MI) seeks Board-Certified or Residency-Trained Medical Oncologist 

MedVet is seeking a Medical Oncologist (board-certified or residency trained) to join our Commerce, MI hospital.  We are seeking an individual that is team oriented and has excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, clients, and the referral community.

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What makes us different?

  • Founded in 1988, MedVet is one of the largest employee owned and veterinarian led multispecialty and emergency practices in the country. We offer each doctor an opportunity to become a shareholder. You will have a voice in moving our practice forward!
  • We have a relatively singular focus to be a leader in emergency and specialty healthcare for pets.
  • MedVet doctors and staff are dedicated to core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion.
  • Creating an exceptional experience (The MedVet Experience!) for patients, clients, referral partners and employees is our most important goal.
  • Opportunities for advancement and leadership are available.
  • We offer a competitive compensation and full benefits package, including health insurance, dental, vision, uniform allowance, 401K, discretionary funds for continuing education and an excellent signing bonus.
  • MedVet’s Clinical Studies Center offers exciting opportunities to lead collaborative initiatives with MedVet specialists and veterinarians worldwide.

For more information about MedVet, please visit our website at www.medvet.com or to submit a confidential CV, please apply here or email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com.

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 8/2/2021)

Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine seeks Radiation Oncologist 

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, invites applications for two full-time, renewable faculty appointments in Radiation Oncology. The positions are available at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank, in our Health Programs appointment system or in our tenure system, depending on the qualifications and interests of the candidate. The successful candidate will join an existing radiation oncologist, radiation therapist, consultant medical physicist, and 3 dedicated radiation and 3 medical oncology service nurses.

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The MSU Oncology Clinic is a state-of-the-art facility that was opened in 2005 as part of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The hospital provides comprehensive treatment of veterinary oncology patients and is staffed by board certified specialists in anesthesiology, internal medicine, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology, diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology, emergency medicine/critical care, neurology, radiation oncology, soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation/sports medicine. It is fully equipped with a chemotherapy pharmacy, chemotherapy administration suite, individual species’ ward facilities, radioisotope therapy suites, video-microscopy suite, ultrasound unit, examination rooms, rounds room, and individual office space. In addition, the Veterinary Teaching Hospital offers a complete array of imaging and interventional modalities including 3-D ultrasonography, digital cinefluoroscopy, endoscopy, 16-slice helical CT scanner, 1.5 Tesla onsite MRI, and access to PET CT. Additional support services include primary care and dentistry services and a veterinary social work program. The oncology clinic is supported by the MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) which is one of the largest full service veterinary diagnostic laboratories in the world and contributes to the clinical and research missions of the oncology section through services provided by the clinical and anatomical pathology units, and the veterinary molecular pathology laboratory.

The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include management of referral cases, supervision and clinical instruction of house officers and students, and a commitment to scholarly contributions in the candidate’s area of expertise. Participation in the pre-clinical teaching curriculum as well as contributing to the specialty service leadership are also available. Our Health Professional (HP) and tenure stream positions are dynamic and generally have a 50-75% clinical appointment for the HP track and 30-50% clinical appointment for the tenure track. Both HP and tenure faculty have equal voting rights, and the main difference between the two is a primary and independently driven research focus is expected for tenure stream faculty whereas a more collaborative research focus for HP faculty is acceptable. For both systems, effort distributions across clinical service, teaching and scholarly activities are negotiable with the Department Chairperson and are amenable to change. The position is flexible in meeting different work arrangements and lifestyles. Merit evaluations and promotions are based on the faculty member’s performance within their assigned duties.

Michigan State University has outstanding college-based and university-wide basic and translational research programs that provide ample opportunity for collaborative research with faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, and with those of the two human medical schools on campus. Additional opportunities for collaboration exist with investigators at the Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering, Precision Health, and a new Center of Excellence in Imaging and Image-Guided Therapies. Such activities are encouraged at both the Departmental and College level, and support is available for grant writing, locating external funding resources, and processing grant submissions. Internal funding opportunities are also available through endowed research funds. The College of Veterinary Medicine has active faculty development and mentorship programs to facilitate career progression.

CVM Core Value of Diversity
We are committed to promoting the principles of equal opportunity and multiculturalism where all individuals are valued, respected, provided opportunity to flourish and open doors in their pursuit of excellence. We encourage and welcome our community to share ideas with us surrounding opportunities to advance  diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Minimum Requirements
Applicants must have a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree and be eligible for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Michigan (limited academic licensure is available). Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Radiology or European College of Veterinary Radiology, sub-specialty Radiation Oncology is preferred but board-eligible candidates will be considered. The candidate must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively within a team.

Please direct all inquiries, including requests for detailed position information and candidate nominations in confidence to Dr. Kurt Zinn (zinnkurt@msu.edu; 205-821-5961) or Dr. Leanne Magestro (magestr2@msu.edu; 330-565-1482).

For more information about the position, and to apply, please click here to visit the MSU Careers website.

(Posted 7/13/2021)

Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine seeks Medical Oncologist 

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, invites applications for two full-time, renewable faculty appointments in Medical Oncology. The positions are available at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank, in our Health Programs appointment system or in our tenure system, depending on the qualifications and interests of the candidate. The successful candidate will join an existing radiation oncologist, 3 dedicated medical and 3 radiation oncology service nurses, and a radiation therapist.

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The MSU Oncology Clinic is a state-of-the-art facility that was opened in 2005 as part of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The hospital provides comprehensive treatment of veterinary oncology patients and is staffed by board certified specialists in anesthesiology, internal medicine, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology, diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology, emergency medicine/critical care, neurology, radiation oncology, soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation/sports medicine. It is fully equipped with a Varian Trilogy linear accelerator, chemotherapy pharmacy, chemotherapy administration suite, individual species’ ward facilities, radioisotope therapy suites, video-microscopy suite, ultrasound unit, examination rooms, rounds room, and individual office space. In addition, the Veterinary Teaching Hospital offers a complete array of imaging and interventional modalities including 3-D ultrasonography, digital cinefluoroscopy, endoscopy, 16-slice helical CT scanner, 1.5 Tesla onsite MRI, and access to PET CT. Additional support services include primary care and dentistry services and a veterinary social work program. The oncology clinic is supported by the MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) which is one of the largest full service veterinary diagnostic laboratories in the world and contributes to the clinical and research missions of the oncology section through services provided by the clinical and anatomical pathology units, and the veterinary molecular pathology laboratory.

The position is flexible in meeting different work arrangements and lifestyles. The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include management of referral cases, supervision and clinical instruction of house officers and students, and a commitment to scholarly contributions in the candidate’s area of expertise. Participation in the pre-clinical teaching curriculum as well as contributing to the specialty service leadership are also available. Our Health Professional (HP) and tenure stream positions are dynamic and generally have a 50-75% clinical appointment for the HP track and 30-50% clinical appointment for the tenure track. Both HP and tenure faculty have equal voting rights, and the main difference between the two is a primary and independently driven research focus is expected for tenure stream faculty whereas a more collaborative research focus for HP faculty is acceptable. For both systems, effort distributions across clinical service, teaching and scholarly activities are negotiable with the Department Chairperson and are amenable to change. The position is flexible in meeting different work arrangements and lifestyles. Merit evaluations and promotions are based on the faculty member’s performance within their assigned duties.

Michigan State University has outstanding college-based and university-wide basic and translational research programs that provide ample opportunity for collaborative research with faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, and with those of the two human medical schools on campus. Additional opportunities for collaboration exist with investigators at the Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering, Precision Health, and a new Center of Excellence in Imaging and Image-Guided Therapies. Such activities are encouraged at both the Departmental and College level, and support is available for grant writing, locating external funding resources, and processing grant submissions. Internal funding opportunities are also available through endowed research funds. The College of Veterinary Medicine has active faculty development and mentorship programs to facilitate career progression.

CVM Core Value of Diversity
We are committed to promoting the principles of equal opportunity and multiculturalism where all individuals are valued, respected, provided opportunity to flourish and open doors in their pursuit of excellence. We encourage and welcome our community to share ideas with us surrounding opportunities to advance  diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Minimum Requirements
Applicants must have a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, and be eligible for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Michigan (Limited Academic licensure available). Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine or European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, sub-specialty Oncology is preferred, but board-eligible candidates will be considered. The candidate must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively within a team. 

Please direct all inquiries, including requests for detailed position information and candidate nominations in confidence to Dr. Kurt Zinn (zinnkurt@msu.edu; 205-821-5961) or Dr. Leanne Magestro (magestr2@msu.edu; 330-565-1482).

For more information about the position and to apply, please click here to visit the MSU Careers website.

(Posted 7/13/2021)

Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine seeks a Faculty Professor 

The Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is seeking qualified applicants for a 12-month, full-time, tenured or tenure-track, or renewable clinical term-track position in Radiation Oncology. Applications are being accepted at the levels of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. 

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The successful candidate will be expected to be actively engaged in growing and enhancing the regional prominence of our new but expanding oncology program and contribute significantly to the teaching, service and research/scholarship missions of the oncology team, including active participation in outreach activities. Excellent collaborative opportunities for research activities are available within the College of Veterinary Medicine and Iowa State University as well as the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. 

The successful candidate will be joining a team that includes two medical oncologists (DACVIM), one remote radiation oncologist (DACVR-RO), three medical oncology residents, two technicians, one radiation therapist and a local consulting team of radiation physicists. The oncology service is very active in research with multiple ongoing clinical studies in both medical and radiation oncology. The Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center is a newly constructed and renovated building providing a state-of-the-art teaching, learning, and working facility. Available equipment includes a Varian Clinac iX linear accelerator (with 120 leaf Millenium multileaf collimator and onboard imaging including cone beam CT); ARIA Record and Verify system; Varian Eclipse treatment planning system; 1.5T MRI; and helical multi-slice CT. 

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu. 

To apply: https://isu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/IowaStateJobs/job/Ames-IA/Tenure-Track-or-Clinical-Term-Track-Faculty-Assistant-Associate-Full-Professor—Radiation-Oncology_R5595 

(Posted 7/13/2021)

MedVet (Chicago) seeks Board Certified or Residency-Trained Medical Oncologist

MedVet is seeking a Medical Oncologist (board-certified or an individual who has completed medical oncology residency training) to join the team in our Chicago, IL hospital.  Our 24/7 Emergency and Multi-Specialty hospital offers a collaborative atmosphere and a team-oriented approach to patient care. The healthcare team includes great clinical service team members (our well-trained technicians) and medical leaders who understand what it takes to build a successful Medical Oncology service.

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Who you are:  We are seeking an individual who is team oriented and has excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, staff, our clients, and the referral community.  Ideal candidates thrive in a fast-paced environment and are dedicated to practicing the highest quality of care for our patients.

The RadOnc service:  We offer a spacious, designated radiation oncology treatment area and dedicated RadOnc staff that is also integrated with our medical oncology team. Our cancer center has its own entrance to the hospital with a separate lobby, cat friendly waiting area and exam rooms. The Varian Clinac IX offers a wide range of imaging and treatment options including IMRT, VMAT, RapidArc enabled and stereotactic radiosurgery with Eclipse and Aria software, operated by a highly experienced radiologic technologist. Other advanced imaging modalities include 16/32 slice CT, 1.5T MRI, and C-arm fluoro suite.

About MedVet Chicago:  The largest privately owned specialty hospital in the country, in 2019 we moved into our completely new 65,000 sq. ft hospital. Take a video tour here. We have doctors from 14 different specialties including 2 (soon to be 3) medical oncologist, 3 surgeons, 4 internists, 3 anesthesiologists, 5 criticalists and 2 radiologists. We are the only VECCS certified Level 1 Trauma Center in greater Chicago are. There is ZN reference laboratory in the building with an onsite clinical pathologist.

For more information about MedVet, please visit our website at www.medvet.com or to submit a confidential CV, please apply here  or, email Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.luther@medvet.com

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we don’t currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

(Posted 7/4/2021)

Upstate Veterinary Specialties seeks a Medical Oncologist

 

About us

Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a growing, privately-owned specialty and emergency practice located in upstate New York.  As a privately owned hospital, the practice owners are active clinicians who take a team approach to manage the hospital.  They make themselves accessible to the staff and are dedicated to making UVS the ideal veterinary practice for employees.

Our leadership, administration teams, doctors, and medical staff all work together in a collaborative environment to achieve our mission – helping pets live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate client service. We are a large team of dedicated professionals and take pride in being a leader in comprehensive specialty and emergency healthcare for pets.

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Due to our increasing caseload, we are seeking a second Medical Oncologist to join our existing collegial team of board-certified specialists in:

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oncology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Radiology
  • Surgery
 

Our clinicians are supported by highly educated licensed veterinary technicians, including one VTS (cardiology), assistants, client relations specialists, and administrative staff.

Our facility

This year, UVS  expanded our hospital, adding another 15,000 square feet to our current, custom-built, 23,000 square foot facility.  The new addition to our facility has a dedicated, spacious oncology workspace designed to meet all of USP 800 regulations specific to chemotherapy preparation, administration, and safety.   Our hospital also includes digital x-ray, 64-slice CT, MRI, multi-parameter telemetry, endoscopy suite, multiple surgical suites, full diagnostic laboratory, in-house pharmacy, and blood bank.

Any additional equipment necessary for a high-quality oncology service will be considered.

For a look at our state-of-the-art facility, visit our website and take our virtual tour! https://www.uvsonline.com/see-our-virtual-tour/

Our location

If you are looking for a lively and energetic region that balances its historic roots with a vibrant metropolitan area, look no further! UVS is located in Latham, NY, which is considered part of upstate New York’s ‘Tri-City’ area. Upstate NY offers each of the four changing seasons bringing different scenery and events that offer cultural enrichment and more! The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Berkshires, and Catskills and the popular cities of Boston, Montreal and New York.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Race Track and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In Albany, there is something for everyone, with a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment, Albany is a great place to work and play. The area provides a thriving business community and exceptional educational institutes with urban, suburban, and rural living that is sure to fulfill your lifestyle. To learn more about our amazing city visit www.albany.org/visitors-guide/

Join us

We work hard to be worthy of the trust of our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets.

We value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.

The position offers a base salary, plus a percentage of gross profit. Additionally, UVS offers a competitive benefits package and buy-in opportunity for the right individual.

UVS Benefits:

  • Paid medical, dental and long-term disability
  • 401(k) with matching contribution
  • Generous PTO
  • Substantial CE allowance and time away
  • Paid professional licensing and dues
  • Relocation costs
  • Employee pet insurance stipend
  • Full time (4-day work week) or part-time position

Contact us

Board certified specialists and individuals who have completed residency training in oncology are encouraged to apply.

Inquiries and resumes should be directed to:
Aaron Wey, DVM, DACVIM(C)
Phone – (518)783-3198
Fax – (518)783-3199
awey@uvsonline.com

(Posted 6/16/2021)

University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine seeks a Lecturer

The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine invites applications for a Lecturer position in Small Animal Radiation Oncology. Up to 75% of the radiation oncologist’s time will be devoted to clinical service in small animal radiation oncology. The remaining time will be dedicated to study for Board preparation (if needed), clinical research, or scholarly activity according to the interest of the candidate. Advantages of the position include a Comprehensive Oncology service with dedicated medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists working as a team, a dynamic hospital setting with a diverse, complex caseload, and excellent support staff. PennVet is an exciting intellectual environment with outstanding residents and senior clinicians including faculty boarded in oncology, surgery, radiology, anesthesia, and clinical pathology. Facilities include a Varian Silhouette with RapidArc, OBI/CBCT, Eclipse TPS, and Aria R&V. Staffing includes an RT(T), nurse-anesthetist, and nurse-coordinator. Dedicated medical physics support is provided through the University of Pennsylvania’s healthcare system. Imaging modalities include a 16-slice CT and 1.5T MRI. The proximity to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine provides ample opportunities for collaboration and consultation for unusual cases or research opportunities. 

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This position is particularly suited for junior applicants transitioning from residency who want to step into practice in a multi-specialty Academic referral center with a high caseload. The Comprehensive Oncology program is ideally positioned to offer outstanding oncology services and participates in multiple oncology clinical trials supported by the Veterinary Clinical Investigation Center (https://www.vet.upenn.edu/research/clinical-trials-vcic/about-the-vcic) and the Penn Vet Cancer Center (https://www.vet.upenn.edu/research/centers-laboratories/center/penn-vet-cancer-center). The Ryan Veterinary Hospital at PennVet is located in a vibrant urban environment with an abundance of cultural resources, including music, art, theatres, and fine dining (www.upenn.edu/life-at-penn/philadelphia), with easy access to New York and Washington DC. Additionally, for outdoor enthusiasts, Wissahickon Valley Park, Valley Forge National Park, and many more recreational amenities are within minutes of the city and are easily accessible by bicycle and public transportation. 

Candidates must have a veterinary degree, have completed an approved radiation oncology residency training program and either achieved certification or be board-eligible in the American College of Veterinary Radiology-RO. Clinical responsibilities include treatment planning (including manual, forward, and inverse planning), participation in comprehensive oncology rounds, and primary care of radiation oncology patients. 

Applications will be accepted immediately and reviewed until an appropriate candidate is identified. Interested applicants should apply electronically to http://apply.interfolio.com/88776. 

The system will prompt you to attach a letter of intent including a statement of personal goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and contact information for three references. The letters should be addressed to: Wilfried Mai, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl ACVR Dipl ECVDI, Professor of Radiology, and Search Chair (wmai@vet.upenn.edu). 

Questions regarding the position should be sent Peggy Alfarano, Search Coordinator alfarano@upenn.edu. 

The University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class status in the administration of its admissions, financial aid, educational or athletic programs, or other University administrated programs or in its employment practices. Questions of complaints regarding this policy should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, Samson Place East, 3600 Chestnut Street, Suite 228, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6106; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898 7803 (TDD). 

(Posted 6/8/2021)