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Neurology/Neurosurgery Internship Position Job Descriptions:Job Description
The successful candidate would become part of the Auburn University Neurology/Neurosurgery service, and will participate in seminars with other interns/residents. The neurology/neurosurgery rotation receives 12-15 scheduled cases a week plus emergencies from veterinarians throughout the southeast United States. The rotation is staffed by two ACVIM-Neurology board-certified senior clinician, one neurology resident, house officers (residents and interns) rotating from other disciplines and three dedicated licensed technicians. The service is supported by a full-service radiology section, full-service electrodiagnostic instrumentation and a surgical theater that allows for a wide spectrum of spinal and intracranial procedures.
This position is open to individuals with a DVM, VMD, or equivalent foreign degree. We seek individuals who have completed a rotating small animal internship and are seeking additional training in preparation for application to a neurology/neurosurgery residency position. Individuals with proven publication experience and a positive background in clinical proficiency are especially encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will begin May 21, 2012 and will continue until a candidate is recommended for appointment. Applications should include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, DVM transcripts and names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three professional references. Please send inquiries to: Dr. Ray Dillon, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, AL 36849; Telephone: 334-844-4690. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org . Please send applications to: Paula Dawson, AUCVM Department of Clinical Sciences, 612 Hoerlein Hall, Auburn, AL 36849. Telephone: 334-844-8513; Email: email@example.com , with the original documents to follow by mail.
For more information about the College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University, please reference our website at www.vetmed.auburn.edu.
The successful candidates must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointments are scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. Excellent communication skills are required.
Auburn University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.