Assistant Professor, Veterinary Immunopathologist with Wildlife Focus

St. George's University
Contract Type
Education & Training, Healthcare & Medical
St. George's, Grenada
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
Expiry Date
St. George’s University invites applicants for a full-time teaching position in the Department of Pathobiology beginning 8/2/2021.

Job Description:

Assistant Professor in Immunopathology with Wildlife focus, non-tenure track, Department of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies

The Department of Pathobiology is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track position in Immunopathology and wildlife. Position includes teaching, research and diagnostic services. 


The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Provide instruction for a veterinary immunology course and exotic and wildlife courses to veterinary and graduate students.
  • Advise and mentor DVM, MSc and PhD students, and actively engage in independent and collaborative research.  Research areas of emphasis at SGUSVM include: wildlife diseases, vector-borne disease, Zoonotic disease and public health, aquatic animal health, Parasitology, and clinical sciences. 
  • Experience and interest in Immunopathology/infectious disease of wildlife is highly desired.
  • Work closely with other faculty in providing diagnostic support of the diagnostic laboratories (i.e. microbiology, or histopathology and Necropsy, or clinical pathology) which provides service to the Grenada SPCA, SGU Small Animal Clinic, Junior Surgery Laboratory, SGU Large Animal Resource Facility, and local veterinary practitioners. 
  • Dedication to outstanding service and client communication is highly desired. 


  • Minimum requirements include a DVM or equivalent. 
  • MSc or PhD or specialty board eligibility for ACZM, ACVP/ECVP or ACVM is preferred.
  • Desired qualifications include a record of research scholarship, excellence in didactic lecture and excellent written and interpersonal skills.


Special Instructions to Applicants:

  • This is a full time position in the Caribbean island of Grenada.
  • To ensure full consideration, complete application materials including CV, Cover Letter and names and email address of three references must be submitted.
  • Salary is competitive and paid in US dollars.
  • Review of applicants will be ongoing until the position is filled.


St. George's University (SGU) is a leading center of international medical education, drawing students and faculty from 140 countries to the island of Grenada, in the West Indies.  SGU has helped change lives through its more than 21,000 alumni, which include physicians, veterinarians, scientists, and public health and business professionals across the world.


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Student Centric: We approach every task with a focus on supporting our students to achieve their lifelong learning goals in a safe, vibrant and welcoming environment.

A Global Community: We are one team with an international outlook welcoming the strength in our diversity and the value each of us brings to what we do.

Accountable: We take responsibility for our actions by being responsive, resourceful and respectful in delivering on our commitments with integrity and the highest ethical standards.

Collaborative: We support and empower one another through open communications, cooperation, sharing knowledge and taking time to always listen and show we care.

Committed to Excellence: We take pride in our ongoing pursuit for continuous improvement through creativity, rigor and best practices to produce meaningful outcomes.



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