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Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Small Animal Dentistry and Primary Care

Apply now Department: 3670080050 Clinical Sciences
Job no: 514011
Employment type: Academic / Faculty - 12 month
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Veterinary Medicine
Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:

The Department of Clinical Sciences, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine seeks qualified candidates for a Clinical Track Assistant/Associate/Full Professor position in the Dentistry and Pet Health Center services at the Veterinary Health Center. This position will have duties predominately with the dental service and may have some primary care responsibilities. The dentistry service provides general and advanced dental care for small animals. The Pet Health Center operates as a small animal local practice which provides wellness and sick patient services. The goals of the dentistry service are to teach students and develop their entry-level skills in dentistry while providing general and specialized oral care for our clients.  The successful candidate will join a dentistry team which includes a board certified veterinary dentist and primary care dental clinician undergoing advanced dental training, and 2 technicians with one credentialed as a specialty dental technician. The Pet Health team consists of 3 clinicians with one board certified in canine and feline practice by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, an intern, and 3 FearFree® nursing staff members.

The appointment will consist of delivery of clinical service, clinical and didactic teaching. Other responsibilities include occasional wet labs and outreach activities in the community or regional communities to support the mission of the VHC.

Applicants must possess a DVM or equivalent degree.  Preference will be given to candidates with additional training in dentistry, multiple years of clinical experience, internship training, or ABVP certification. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and qualifications. 

To apply, please complete the online application at http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/.  Curriculum vitae, a letter of intent and contact information for three professional references must be included.   Inquiries may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Marjory Artzer at martzer@vet.k-state.edu.  The letter of intent should describe the applicant’s strengths, professional goals, and vision for this position at Kansas State University.  Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.

Questions regarding the open position or search process should be directed to Dr. Marjory Artzer at (785) 532-5690 or martzer@vet.k-state.edu.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits 

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion.  The University actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others.  The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • DVM or equivalent degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with additional training in dentistry, multiple years of clinical experience, internship training, or ABVP certification.

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Intent
  3. Contact information for three professional references

Review of Applications Begins:

Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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