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University of Wisconsin–Madison

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University of Wisconsin–Madison



Apply now(opens in a new window) Job no: 254774-AS
Work type: Onsite, Staff-Full Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Instructional Category

Job Summary:

The selected individual will support predominantly UW Veterinary Care (along with a variety of zoos and other organizations) through performance in the anatomic pathology services (necropsy and surgical biopsy). He or she will provide mentorship excellence during the training of anatomic pathology residents and significantly contribute to the professional veterinary student instructional program. The selected individual will be expected to develop an active scholarly program. For an individual on the clinical or teaching track, this could include advancing the discipline of anatomic pathology through creation and dissemination of new knowledge and participating in collaborative research by providing pathology expertise to other faculty. For an individual on the tenure track, similar advancement in the field through and teaching innovation and excellence are expected.


The selected individual will support UW Veterinary Care through performance of anatomic pathology service and participate in the teaching mission of the School of Veterinary Medicine. They will perform necropsies and evaluate surgical biopsies, completing pathology reports in a timely manner. They will instruct fourth year veterinary students rotating in anatomic pathology, including necropsy service and clinical discussions. They will effectively communicate with clinicians from other hospital services. The individual will participate in training anatomic pathology residents, teaching in the first three years of the veterinary curriculum, and academic service. The selected individual will be expected to develop an active scholarly program through creation and dissemination of new knowledge in anatomic pathology via clinical cases or collaborative research.

Distribution of time for clinical track is expected to be:
* Clinical practice: 60%
* Non-clinical Teaching: 20%
* Research: 10%
* Service: 10%

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:">Diversity and Inclusion


Terminal Degree
DVM - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent degree.


ACVP or ECVP Board Certification are required.

A minimum of two years of post-residency experience in diagnostic anatomic pathology preferred but not required.


DVM - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Must be eligible to obtain and maintain licensure to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Wisconsin.

COVID-19 Considerations:

UW-Madison continues to follow necessary health and safety protocols to protect our campus from COVID-19. All employees remain subject to the COVID-19 Workplace Safety Policy:"> Please visit"> for the most up-to-date information.

Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

It is anticipated this position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location.

Appointment Type, Duration:


Anticipated Begin Date:

August 1, 2022


ANNUAL (12 months)
The salary for this position is negotiable based on experience

Additional Information:

The Anatomic Pathology faculty are congenial, team oriented and are excited about the prospects of furthering anatomic pathology services (necropsy and surgical biopsy) at UW-Madison in collaboration with the diverse talents and ideas of new faculty members.

UW School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) is a wonderful workplace with enthusiastic students, technologists, residents, and other faculty specialists who work together to provide excellent veterinary medical care. The SVM team provides outstanding programs in veterinary medical education, research, clinical practice, and service that enhance the health and welfare of both animals and people and contribute to the economic well-being of the state of Wisconsin.

SVM is in the midst of construction of a new facility that will improve instruction space for students, double the size of the school's small animal hospital and significantly enhance the large animal hospital, expand labs for studying naturally occurring animal and human diseases, and increase and modernize infectious disease research space. Completion of the addition is projected for 2023.

UW-Madison campus provides an excellent environment which encourages research. The School of Medicine and Public Health and the Wisconsin Institute of Medical Research are within walking distance. Madison consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work and play. Please see the following link for more information:

This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with PVL 255129 and PVL 255130; please note only one vacancy exists.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please click on "Apply Online" to begin the process. You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Demond Medlin at

The deadline for assuring full consideration is May 4, 2022, however, the position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.


Kristen Bernard
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Official Title:

Clinical Professor(IC009) or Associate Clinical Professor(IC010) or Assistant Clinical Professor(IC011)



Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:


  The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:">

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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