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Assistant or Associate Professor in Anesthesiology Print
Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Assistant or Associate Professor in Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Département de sciences cliniques, Faculté de médecine vétérinaire

The Faculté de médecine vétérinaire (FMV) of the Université de Montréal is currently seeking qualified candidates for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Veterinary Anesthesiology and Pain Management. The FMV is located in Saint-Hyacinthe, the agricultural capital of Quebec with 53 000 inhabitants. The FMV is located 60 km (37 miles) from Montreal, a vibrant city with an international airport and excellent connections to Europe and the USA. The FMV is also within easy reach of the beautiful, historic Quebec City. The FMV is located off campus, but maintains strong collaborative ties to other faculties at the Université de Montréal and other universities within the province. A structured mentorship program is available for newly hired professors.

Candidate will join a dynamic team striving to accommodate the changing needs of our teaching hospital, composed of 2 professors, including the one to be hired in this posting, 2 clinicians, 5 technicians and 2 residents. We have a state-of-the art veterinary hospital that was renovated in 2006. There is a varied caseload thanks to busy small animal, equine and bovine hospitals as well as an exotic medicine service. Our hospital collaborates with existing zoos and aquariums in Québec. The successful candidate will become part of an expanding service.

Clinician in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia Print
Thursday, 04 April 2019

We invite applications from an enthusiastic and experienced anaesthetist to join the anaesthesia teams of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at Ghent University and the Orsi Academy in Melle. This 50/50 position allows candidates to apply their clinical and teaching skills, while at the same time having the unique ability to be exposed to state-of-the-art (molecular) imaging and surgical technologies e.g. robotic surgery.

Ghent University: You will be expected to take an active role in the small animal anaesthesia team of Ghent University (50%). Currently, the team consists of three senior anaesthetists (two of these are eligible for specialty board examination (ECVAA)), one junior anaesthetist, two ECVAA residents, one intern and support staff. Although functionally separate units, there is a close collaboration between the Small Animal and Equine Anaesthesia Department, where an ECVAA Diplomate is employed. The small animal anaesthesia team is responsible for the sedation, anaesthesia and analgesia of orthopaedic, soft tissue, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, interventional cardiology, stomatology and critical care patients. Our varied caseload also includes patients presented for imaging using MRI, CT and scintigraphy. The majority of our patients are canine and feline. More information about the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine can be found at

Orsi Academy is an inclusive surgical training centre that provides top-level education and facilitates the translation of new biomedical technologies. You will be expected to take an active role in the training centre (50%). The training workshops at Orsi academy allow surgeons to acquire the skills needed to perform precision surgery in (human) patient care safely and effectively. Training activities have a highly international character and training is offered in an ever expanding set of surgical interventions, including robot-assisted surgery, laparoscopy, cat lab technology… In addition to training, the Orsi team is increasingly focusing on catalysing innovation activities and to provide a translational stepping stone for its academic and industrial partners. F.e. innovative image guidance techniques such as fluorescence guided surgery and augmented-/virtual-reality displays are being evaluated in a real-life surgical setting. More information about our ORSI Academy can be found on

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Tenure or Clinical Assistant/Associate/Professor Print
Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Science at Louisiana State University invites applicants for an open faculty position in Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia. This is a tenure or clinical track faculty position at the rank of assistant or associate or professor. Rank and salary are commensurate with the individuals experience and qualifications.

Job Summary: Provide service for the Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia section of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Clinical responsibilities include anesthesia support for the small, large, and zoo-exotic animal services within the teaching hospital, and participation in after-hours emergency service. Clinical responsibilities will be shared with other members of the anesthesia service (total of 4 anesthesiologists, 7 technicians, and 1 to 2 residents).

Candidates will also be expected to contribute towards didactic and laboratory instruction in veterinary anesthesiology and teaching of clinical veterinary anesthesia and analgesia to veterinary students. Collaborative and some independent research endeavors are encouraged for clinical-tracks and required for tenure-track. Strong people skills and team approach towards practicing veterinary medicine is required.

The LSU-SVM has a strong research base in veterinary and biomedical sciences with numerous opportunities for collaborations, both clinical and bench-top research projects. The SVM is the largest NIH funded unit at LSU. We also have a research office for granting and grantsmanship to support our faculty.

Requirements: DVM or equivalent degree with successful completion of an American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia or European College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA / ECVAA) approved residency program. Diplomate status from the ACVAA / ECVAA is preferred, but board-eligible individuals will also be considered. Candidates with strong teaching ability, advanced degree and/or experience in team research are desired.

Special instructions: Please provide three professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address. A copy of your transcript(s)/diploma may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire. A copy of your certification(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, proof of certification is required prior to hire.

Additional Position Information: Applications will be reviewed until an appropriate candidate is identified. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits: LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; annual and sick leave; 14 paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Application site

Any questions, please email Dr. Dale Paccamonti, Professor and Dept. Head of the LSU Veterinary Clinical Sciences, at or call at 225-578-9553.


Veterinarian/internship Print
Wednesday, 20 March 2019

University of Bern
Department for BioMedical Research

Junior clinical laboratory animal veterinarian / internship in laboratory animals

Work range 100%, the position is temporary for 2 years

Who we are
The Central Animal Facilities of the DBMR University of Bern is building upon excellence in its animal care program and provides veterinary care, animal model support, regulatory advice and training. Two board certified Faculty (Dip ECVAA, Dip ECLAM), one Clinician and 12 certified technicians directly support the program.
We are seeking highly motivated individuals to apply for the position of junior clinical laboratory animals’ veterinarian. The position can count as Internship in Veterinary Medicine (European College).

Position description
This position will report to the Clinical veterinarian. The specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Veterinary care: Provide the necessary health care of rodents and rabbits. Participate in veterinary facility rounds and on-call schedule. Apply preventive medicine programs including rodent sentinel, vendor surveillance and quarantine programs. Care for the veterinary pharmacy.

• Animal Model Support: Support scientists to prepare animal models for rodent and non-rodent species (anesthesia, analgesia and post-operative care, medication administration, ultrasound imaging ect…)

• Animal Welfare and Regulatory Compliance: Ensure regulatory compliance with internal guidelines, local and national regulations. Prepare Standard Operating procedures and guidelines. Help promote the welfare and quality of life of research animals.

• Teaching: Participate to the internal training to researchers and animal care staff. Attend Seminars and Journal Club

We promote the continuing professional and competences development.

For an outstanding and highly motivated candidate, possibility to write a scientific paper on a laboratory animal or anesthesia topic as part of a dissertation for the Dr. Med. Vet title. This includes the design, planning, implementation and written publication of the research topic.


• Degree in Veterinary Medicine and national license

• Fluent in English and comfortable German (written and oral)

• Initiative, goal oriented and excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of intent outlining specific interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experience and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae.
Universität Bern
Department for BioMedical Research
Ref: Application CAF med. Vet.
Murtenstrasse 35
3008 Bern

Small Animal Veterinary Anaesthesia Specialist Print
Saturday, 16 March 2019

Due to an exciting programme of expansion at our vibrant and busy multi-disciplinary referral hospital, Northwest Veterinary Specialists we are seeking an Anaesthesia Specialist. The successful candidate will join our team of four ECVAA and one DVA Anaesthetists who run the anaesthesia service, along with our veterinary nurses, assist with emergency and critical care, and run the hospital’s very successful pain clinic. We also have a dedicated anaesthesia US machine optimised for loco-regional anaesthesia and a peripheral nerve locator. This is an area in constant development in the hospital.

If you are a Diplomate, are residency trained, or hold similar small animal anaesthesia qualifications or experience, then we would love to hear from you.

Full or part time hours are available, as are job share and flexible working options if required.

Located in modern facilities, with free onsite parking and a fully subsidised canteen, Northwest Veterinary Specialists is an easy commute from historic Chester, Liverpool, North Wales or Manchester. Major road and train routes, and airports, are within easy reach, as are beautiful national parks, forests and mountains. Find out more about the area here:

We really do have the best of city living and rural life on our doorstep!

Our specialities cover anaesthesia and pain management, neurology and neurosurgery, soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, oncology, internal medicine, cardiology, and diagnostic imaging (including on site MRI and CT); and we work closely with other referral centres in our group to facilitate clinical research and access to shared expertise.

Participation in an out of hours rota is required whilst providing continuing education to referring practitioners, interns and nurses is actively encouraged.

We offer excellent colleague benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary plus bonus scheme
  • Significant pension employer contribution
  • Life assurance
  • Private health care (plus reduced costs for family cover)
  • Relocation expenses
  • 10 days CPD allowance and financial support for attending conferences
  • 30 days holiday plus bank holidays, with increased leave for long service
  • Additional leave for personal milestones such as birthdays, starting school and moving, plus an extra week off when getting married or entering into a civil partnership
  • Access to the Pets at Home Restricted Share Plan (free shares) and Sharesave Scheme (discounted shares after a year’s service)
  • Professional memberships paid
  • Colleague discounts on a range of products and services, including 20% off with the Pets at Home group
  • Free parking and fully subsidised canteen

If you would like to join our happy, professional team of EBVS and RCVS specialists and highly skilled nurses, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding client care and clinical standards, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

Please contact Miguel Martinez,Ldo Vet CertVA DipECVAA MRCVS in complete confidence to apply or for any informal enquiries.
T: 01928 711400

We are always happy to discuss flexible, locum and part time working options, and are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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