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Residency and Masters Programme Print
Tuesday, 22 May 2018

University of Glasgow
School of Veterinary Medicine
Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed at least two years in general practice or a one year rotating internship, are invited to apply for this combined Residency and Master`s degree by research. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. Candidates will be expected to sit board-certification examinations of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA), and to undertake a Master`s degree by research in the field of clinical anaesthesia. The training programme requires participation in the hospital’s clinical services, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. Scholarships are renewed annually, subject to satisfactory progress. Initial stipend is £19,540 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21,110 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs. The proposed start date for this position is 1 August 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to

Further particulars are available on the web
on request from Mrs Marie Henderson, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow, G61 1QH. (Tel: 0141-330 5814; Fax: 0141-330 5729; e-mail:

Applications should be made at MVLS-Anaesthesia Residency.

Please ensure you upload your CV and a covering letter as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 15 June 2018.

Associate Staff Veterinarian in Anesthesiology Print
Friday, 18 May 2018


POSITION AVAILABLE: Associate Staff Veterinarian in Anesthesiology

SALARY: Dependent on qualifications and experience

START DATE: August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019 (actual start date negotiable)

QUALIFICATIONS: Veterinarian with advanced clinical training and expertise in anesthesiology. Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia is preferred, but board eligible candidates will be considered. Demonstrated aptitude/experience in teaching, particularly clinical instruction, is preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Clinical: The position includes a 90% clinical commitment to the Anesthesiology Service of the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH). The individual will be responsible for directing, instructing and supervising veterinary students and residents; and providing health care and service to patients. Teaching: The primary teaching responsibility will be direct daily supervision and clinical instruction of DVM students and anesthesiology residents.

APPLICATION PROCESS: To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by June 15, 2018; position open until filled. Interested applicants should submit via email to Dinah Greenstreet: 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names and addresses of three professional references to:

Bruno H. Pypendop, Department Chair
Attention: Dinah Greenstreet, (e-mail:
Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of California
Davis, CA 95616
Phone (530) 752-9774; FAX (530) 752-6042

The University of California, Davis, and The Department of Surgical & Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. UC Davis supports family-friendly recruitments: The University of California is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014.

The Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences is the largest and one of the most diverse departments within the School of Veterinary Medicine ( and includes more than 50 clinician scientist and basic science faculty members from the broadly defined fields of surgery, diagnostic imaging, oncology, anesthesia & critical care, vision sciences, neurology, dentistry and exercise physiology. The School of Veterinary Medicine is ranked #1 among North American colleges of veterinary medicine by US News and World Report. Davis (population 65,000) is a unique, progressive, vibrant and family-oriented city. It is a close-knit and friendly community, ideal for families and students (

Senior Clinician/Clinician Print
Friday, 27 April 2018

University of Glasgow
College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine

Senior Clinician/Clinician in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia
Grade 8/9: from £ 34,520- £56,950 plus OOH Supplement
The University has an excellent pension scheme, provides a generous holiday allowance, and a substantial supplement is paid for out of hours work.

Vacancy Ref: 021035

The School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Glasgow is seeking to recruit a dynamic, motivated Veterinary Anaesthetist.

The ideal candidate will hold a Diploma, although candidates who have completed/near completion of a residency program may also be considered at a Grade 7 appointment until Diploma obtained. The post offers a significant element of ‘off clinics’ time for research and scholarship. The role will also involve the delivery of an innovative program of clinical teaching to undergraduates alongside interns and residents.

The successful candidate will join a friendly and supportive team of three ECVAA Diplomates and two clinicians, four ECVAA residents and three anaesthesia nurses. The ability to work well with others in a collegial team atmosphere is essential.

You will be based at the Garscube Estate, 10 minutes drive from the vibrant and cosmopolitan West End of Glasgow, yet less than 30 minutes from the Loch Lomond and Trossach’s National park with unparalleled access to the outdoors.

Our well-equipped, state of the art Small Animal Referral Hospital is serviced by over 30 clinicians, 28 residents/interns, 40 nursing staff and 11 administrative staff, supporting over 10 clinical specialities. In addition there is a busy first opinion out of hour’s service supported by four clinicians and 14 nursing associated staff. The position will be primarily based in the Small Animal Hospital but include some commitment to supervision of residents for equine cases at our Equine Hospital.

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Anne French (

Further Detail on the university website.

Closing date: 25 May 2018.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

Residency position Print
Thursday, 26 April 2018

The Section of Anaesthesiology at the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland is offering a three to four year residency position in veterinary anaesthesia, starting January 2019. The ideal applicant is a veterinarian who has already completed a one year rotating internship or equivalent private practice experience (2 years). Further we expect good interpersonal communications skills and a team oriented personality.

This position offers an opportunity for motivated individuals interested in residency training in a high quality training program designed to prepare the candidate for board eligibility with the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Our program is guided by 6 ECVAA diplomats, with input from specialists boarded in internal Medicine, Diagnostic Imaging, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Oncology, Surgery and other non-clinical colleges. Beside the 6 ECVAA diplomats the anaesthesia team is composed of 1 anaesthesia clinician, 5 residents, 4 doctorants and 4 technicians.

Our hospital caseload provides training opportunities across a wide range of species, with emphasis on large and small companion animals as well as food animals.

Applicants should speak german or be willing to learn so.

Interested applicants should submit an E-mail containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and two letters of reference to:

Prof. Dr. med. vet. PhD Regula Bettschart-Wolfensberger
Winterhurerstr. 258 c
8057 Zurich
Tel: 0041 44 635 84 77

Closing date: July 30th 2018
Interviews: August/September 2018

Anaesthesia specialist Print
Thursday, 26 April 2018

Large, Multi-Disciplinary Referral Hospital, Surrey

We are looking for an additional Specialist in Anaesthesia and Analgesia (European or American board certified or eligible to sit the board examinations) to join our team. This is a permanent position and we will consider applications from full or part time candidates.

With support from our other two Specialists in Anaesthesia, interns and team of highly qualified nurses you will help provide Specialist anaesthesia support for your colleagues in other disciplines within the hospital. The hospital has a busy and highly varied anaesthesia caseload with 23 recognised Specialists in surgery, internal medicine, ophthalmology, oncology, neurology cardiology and diagnostic imaging.

We are able to offer a generous package in line with other Specialist-level positions.

North Downs Specialist Referrals is one of the longest established private veterinary referral practices in the UK. Purpose built and situated in an attractive, rural and sought-after part of Surrey, we are within easy access of Gatwick and Heathrow airports and 20 minutes from London by train.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Terry Emmerson at North Downs Specialist Referrals, The Friesian Buildings 3 & 4, The Brewerstreet Dairy Business Park, Brewer Street, Bletchingley, Surrey, RH1 4QP or to For an informal discussion call Terry on 01883 741440. Visit our website

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