Visiting Assistant Professor of Veterinary Technology - UC Blue Ash
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About UC Blue Ash The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Visiting Assistant Professor position which will begin August 15, 2021. The position is expected to last one academic year. UC Blue Ash College is the largest regional college in Ohio offering primarily associate degrees with an enrollment of approximately 5,000 students.
Job Overview A Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati is expected to teach and participate in scholarly and other professional or creative activities. This position will support the University of Cincinnati’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities.
Primary responsibilities to include teaching a full-time course load which is 12-18 didactic and laboratory contact hours per week. Course responsibilities will include a variety of delivery methods (in-person, hybrid or online) and will include day and evening classes, as well as teaching in all three academic terms (fall, winter, summer). In addition, the position includes providing animal health care needs including routine surgical procedures and dentistry, managing and participating in off-site clinical experiences with students, and additional responsibilities as assigned.
Teach assigned undergraduate courses in both classroom and clinical settings.
Attend meetings, participate in governance, and serve on college or university committees.
Actively pursue professional development opportunities, including presentations and publications.
May serve as an academic advisor for students and evaluate student coursework.
Prepare materials for teaching and participate in curriculum development activities.
Supervise laboratories (where appropriate), independent study activities, and off-campus learning.
Engage in other activities ancillary to or in support of his or her responsibilities.
Render service to the professional or lay community which is relevant to the individual’s academic specialty.
Review, and where necessary, respond in a timely manner to all University-related communications.
Other related duties as assigned.
Applicants must hold a DVM/VMD degree from an AVMA-accredited college of veterinary medicine.
An unencumbered license to practice veterinary medicine in Ohio.
A minimum of 5 years clinical veterinary experience is required including relevant experience in the areas of clinical diagnostic medicine, anesthesia, dentistry and routine surgical procedures such as spay/neuter.
Additional Qualifications Considered
Experience teaching at the college level is preferred.
Applicants MUST supply a cover letter and CV/resume.
The following items MUST be uploaded to the ‘Additional Documents’ section of the application:
Verification of License
List of at least three references, including contact and email information.
Questions about this or any other job posting at UC Blue Ash can be directed to: [email protected]
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The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include aContribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.