OPEN RANK – Clinical position in CPC

first_imgEmployment TypeEmployee FLSA Working TitleOPEN RANK – Clinical position in CPC Additional Requirements Anticipated Start Date01/01/2021 About the University of Georgia Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree and experience indentistry, basic surgery, and communication skills. Boardcertification is required for promotion to or appointment at therank of associate professor. Salary and entry rank will becommensurate with the applicant’s experience andqualifications.Clinical Assistant Professor Qualifications:Candidates should be board certified with small animal emphasis bya recognized veterinary specialty organization or be willing tocomplete board certification by the American Board of VeterinaryPractitioners in canine and feline practice. Candidates should showevidence of a high level of competence and demonstrate the promiseof moving toward excellence in patient care, student instruction,scholarly activities, or practice and service.Clinical Associate Professor Qualifications:Board certification and a minimum of five years at the rank ofclinical assistant professor, or comparable experience. Clear andconvincing evidence of stature as a regional authority.Demonstrated excellence in clinical competency and documentedexcellence in patient care, student instruction, scholarlyactivities, or practice and service. College/Unit/Department website Faculty RankOpen Rank About the College/Unit/Department Open until filledYes Duties/ResponsibilitiesPosting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResume/CVCover LetterList of References with Contact InformationOptional Documents Posting TypeExternal Job Posting Date10/14/2020 The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grantuniversity with statewide commitments and responsibilities is thestate’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversifiedinstitution of higher education ( http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currentlyranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News &World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campusesin Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-charteredUniversity in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-timestaff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 studentsincluding over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate andprofessional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools andcolleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta Universityhoused on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions withfinancial responsibilities. For additional information about thecredit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website. Location of VacancyAthens Area Contract TypeFiscal (12 mo.) Physical Demands Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) Minimum Qualifications The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, geneticinformation, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation orprotected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations orassistance with the accessibility of materials related to thissearch are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]). Certification by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners incanine and feline practice is desired. Does this position have direct interaction or care of childrenunder the age of 18 or direct patient care?No Position Summary Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline. Advertised Salary The College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia isseeking candidates for a clinical (non-tenure track) facultyposition in small animal community practice at the rank ofassistant or associate professor.The service is fast-paced and is located in a stand-alone facilityon the Classic Campus of the College of Veterinary Medicine. Themain responsibility of the position is to teach and provide servicewithin the Community Practice Clinic. Participation in didacticinstruction, service to the department and college, and scholarlyactivity is expected.The successful candidate will join two full-time clinical trackassistant professors, a community practice specialty intern, andfive technicians. The community practice service maintains adiverse caseload. Patients are seen primarily for wellness,illness, minor surgery, dentistry, and senior screening. Thesuccessful candidate will have many opportunities for teachingstudents (preclinical and clinical) and interns. The CommunityPractice Clinic has in-house laboratory capabilities, awell-equipped surgical suite, on-site radiology, and its ownpharmacy. The service has access to specialists in the UGAVeterinary Teaching Hospital, located 2.5 miles from the CommunityPractice Clinic.Faculty assignment will be based on the interests of the candidatein conjunction with the missions of the community practice program.The successful candidate will actively participate in collaborativeresearch efforts along with developing research interests pertinentto community practice. The community practice clinicians shareresponsibilities in clinical service, didactic teaching, andclinical teaching of professional students and interns. Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/orCertification Underutilization Does this position require a P-Card?No Does this position have operation, access, or control offinancial resources?No Job Closing Date Retirement Plan Tenure StatusNon-Tenure Track Is this a Position of Trust?Yes DepartmentVet Med Small Animal Medicine & Surg Is driving a responsibility of this position?No EEO Statement Posting Details Position Details Posting NumberF0736P Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?No Classification TitleOpen Rank Special Instructions to Applicants Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety,IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access tochemicals and medications)Yes Credit and P-Card policy Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Benefits EligibilityBenefits Eligiblelast_img read more

Oxford trains were 13 seconds from crash

first_imgTwo trains carrying up to 300 people came within thirteen seconds of crashing into each other just outside Oxford.The First Great Western services between London Paddington and Oxford came close to disaster in August 2007 after one driver failed to stop at a signal.A report on the incident discovered that his train continued through Didcot Junction without authorisation, narrowly avoiding another service operating in the opposite direction.According to investigators, “Had the circumstances been slightly different this event could have resulted in the two trains colliding.”last_img