Position Available: Small Animal Clinical Sciences Chair

The University of Florida (UF) College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is seeking nominations and applications for a full-time, clinical or tenure track position of Chair in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences (SACS). The Chair serves as the chief administrative officer of the department and, as such, is expected to provide strong leadership across all facets of the department missions as well as participate selectively in clinical service, research and/or teaching activities that are most closely aligned with the individual’s training and interests. In general, the primary responsibilities for this leadership position include (1) recruitment, mentoring, development, evaluation and promotion of SACS faculty members; (2) coordination and oversight of major departmental responsibilities, including veterinary student instruction, research and scholarly activities, graduate student education, and outreach activities; (3) working collaboratively with the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer for the UF Veterinary Hospitals to ensure delivery of high-quality clinical service, veterinary student teaching, and house officer training in the UF Veterinary Hospitals by SACS faculty; and (4) overall supervision of department staff, resources and budget. Finally, as a member of the CVM executive leadership team, the Chair serves as the primary departmental liaison with the CVM development team, other UF colleges and academic units within the UF Academic Health Science Center, and the UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences as well as the State of Florida.

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