Postdoctoral Fellow/Laboratory Animal Medicine

Updated: 6 months ago
Location: Memphis, TENNESSEE

Postdoctoral Fellow/Laboratory Animal Medicine - 200000007Z 



Description

 

 

An immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow in Laboratory Animal Medicine, Department of Comparative Medicine, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Successful completion of this 3-year program will satisfy in part the requirements leading to eligibility for board certification by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM). The training program consists of rotations and clinical responsibility in an AAALAC accredited program, teaching, technician training, and facility management.


Trainees accepted into the program may also enroll in the graduate degree program leading to the Master of Science in Epidemiology.  Applicants wishing to pursue the MS degree must apply for admission to the College of Graduate Health Sciences.  Research opportunities are available during the program. Clinical, research, and graduate training can be used toward eligibility for certification by ACLAM. 

 

 



Qualifications

 

Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents and graduates of an AVMA accredited school of veterinary medicine (or have completed all ECFVG or PAVE requirements). One year of post-veterinary school graduation experience is desirable and a license to practice veterinary medicine in Tennessee is required. 


Interested candidates should submit a letter of application including career objectives, interest and a curriculum vitae and a college transcript and addresses of three references to:

 

Dr. David Hamilton

Department of Comparative Medicine

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

956 Court Avenue, Room B106,

Memphis, TN 38163

(901) 448-5656

 Fax: (901) 448-8506

 

Salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and is competitive for postdoctoral fellows. The position includes an excellent benefits package ( http://www.uthsc.edu/postdoc/benefits.php ). Located in Memphis, a dynamic Mid-South city rich in culture, history, diversity, music and cuisine, the  University of Tennessee Health Science Center  is one of the largest, most comprehensive academic health centers in the United States with a solid commitment to postdoctoral training. UTHSC is an  EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA/V institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services

 


Job
  Postdoctoral Fellows 
Primary Location
  US-Tennessee-Memphis 
Organization
  Laboratory Animal Care Unit 
Schedule
  Full-time 
Campus/Institute  Memphis 
Job Posting
  Feb 12, 2020, 11:14:01 AM 



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