Iowa State University Tenure Track or Clinical Track Assistant-Associate-Full Professor – Radiology in Ames, Iowa
Position Title:Tenure Track or Clinical Track Assistant-Associate-Full Professor – Radiology
Job Description:Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
Are you looking for a career in academia that matches your priorities? The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University (ISU) has the job for you! Located in Ames, Iowa, ISU invites applications for a full time, clinical-track or tenure-track faculty position in the Radiology section of the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC). The qualifications, documented experience, and interests of the selected candidate will determine appointment rank.
Come join an innovative team of veterinary specialists dedicated to providing the most advanced veterinary care in the Midwest. The successful applicant may anticipate crafting a unique, flexible and tailored position that matches their priorities to optimize their interests in professional practice, clinical and/or didactic instruction and collaborative scholarship. You will also have the opportunity to actively participate in one-on-one training of veterinary interns, residents and students, as well as work alongside colleagues to provide the highest standard of veterinary care. This position comes with an excellent benefits package, including vacation and paid sick leave, moving expense allotment and generous retirement plans.
The successful candidate will promote efficient delivery of multiple diagnostic imaging modalities in collaboration with the clinical services within the LVMC. The remaining effort may include resident and student training, outreach activities, collaborative scholarship or service activities. Individuals currently in residency training are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
· DVM or equivalent degree
· Successful completion or active enrollment in an approved residency training program by the American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) or the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (ECVDI) and eligibility to participate in the Board Examination process
· State of Iowa Veterinary License on or before the first day of employment.
· Board Certified by ACVR or ECVDI
· Experience in both small and large animal radiology/diagnostic imaging
· Experience in advanced imaging
· An advanced degree (MS, PhD or equivalent)
Department/Program & College Description:
The successful candidate will join the LVMC clinical radiology/diagnostic imaging service which currently includes one tenured ACVR faculty, one clinical track ACVR faculty, and seven radiology support staff.
Our small digital radiography rooms include Summit InnoVet tables and generators with a Canon workstation and Canon 14x17 True DR c-series imaging detectors, in addition to a Shimadzu MobileDaRt Evolution (Mx8 Version) Portable unit. A Canon 32 Multidetector Aquilian Large Bore computed tomography system includes a duel Stellent Flex Bayer Power injector. A GE 1.5. Tesla Signa magnet with Explorer 25.1 Software and RF Coils provide MRI studies. Nuclear medicine utilizes a custom design Enhanced Technologies Gamma Camera with Oasis Acquisition and processing software.
Our large animal digital radiography includes a Shimadzu RADspeed Pro Overhead generator with Canon Workstation including Canon 17x17 and 11x14 True DR cseries imaging detectors and MinRay Apporatus TR90B hand held generator with Sound NEXT DR for distal extremities, with 10x12 and 14x17 Varian imaging detectors. The PACS system is provided by Fuji Synapse 5. Two Philips EPIQ 7 ultrasound units are in use in the ISU Diagnostic Imaging service.
The LVMC is a state-of-the-art facility designed to provide specialized care and comprehensive medical and surgical services for companion and large animals throughout Iowa and surrounding states. Our clinicians, residents, interns, technicians, staff, and senior veterinary students work collaboratively to provide 24-hour, high-quality care to animal patients.
All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, and university activities, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior, as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community (http://www.diversity.iastate.edu/principles-of-community) . We also recognize that our faculty and staff seek to combine a stimulating academic career with a satisfying personal life. Moreover, The Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost, in collaboration with colleges and departments, is dedicated to working with our new faculty and senior-level administrators to assist in their transition to the Ames area. Our Dual Career Resources help identify career options for the partners of new faculty and senior-level administrators.
Ames is a great community to live and was recently voted one of the best college towns (http://www.thinkames.com/) in the nation. It has a population of 60,000, located in central Iowa, approximately 30 minutes from Des Moines. Numerous activities are available including camping, bike paths, golf courses, state parks, aquatic center, and the excitement of Big XII sporting events and more. For more information on Ames you can visit www.ameschamber.com
Proposed Start Date:December 1, 2023
Number of Months Employed Per Year:12 Month Work Period
Time Type:Full time
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Original Posting Date: September 18, 2023
Posting Close Date:June 29, 2024
Job Requisition Number:R13004
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