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Requisition ID:  5113

Tenure or Clinical Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Comparative Pathobiology/Animal Disease

Job Summary
  • Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist, full-time (12-month), tenure or clinical track Assistant/Associate professor in the Department of Comparative Pathobiology (CPB) and the Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) at Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • Diagnostic Service – The successful candidate will be expected to perform diagnostic necropsies and histopathologic examinations, write associated reports and provide diagnostic and health-related support and advice to producers and owners. Relief for diagnostician at Heeke branch lab (Dubois, IN) will be expected as needed.
  • Teaching – Candidate will fulfill teaching assignments in the DVM, veterinary nursing or graduate programs.
  • Research – The successful candidate will be expected to participate in collaborative research activities, continuing education/outreach activities to ADDL constituencies, presentations at local, regional and national meetings, and publications in peer-reviewed journals. Tenure-track candidate will be expected to develop and sustain a collaborative research program.

Academic service is expected to include, but not limited to, departmental, college and university committees; professional organizations; and editorial or grant review panels. 

  • DVM (or equivalent degree), and a board certification (or eligibility) by the American or European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP, ECVP). A Ph.D. in a related field is required for a tenure track appointment.
Application Process

To be considered further, each application must include 1) curriculum vitae, 2) a summary of past research and future research plans, 3) a statement on teaching philosophy, 4) a statement on professional contributions to the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion and, 5) the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Start date will be negotiable. A background check is required for employment in this position. Applicants needing more information are encouraged to contact Dr. Peg Miller, Chair of the Search Committee at mille188@purdue.edu.

FLSA Status
  • Purdue University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and the Department of Comparative Pathobiology are committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. The College and the department value, nurture and respect all members of its community, and ensure an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential.


Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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