Associate/Professor, Veterinary Microbiology & Infectious Diseases

Organisation
St. George's University
Reference
VAC-36558
Contract Type
Full-Time
Industries
Education & Training
Location
St. George's, Grenada
Salary
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
22/12/2020
Expiry Date
27/01/2021
St. George’s University invites applicants for a full-time position in Microbiology, in the Department of Pathobiology in the School of Veterinary Medicine, beginning 8/2/2021.
 

Objective

The faculty of St George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine are dedicated to upholding the mission of providing an international, culturally diverse environment in which students learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for postgraduate training in the Veterinary profession while being inspired to develop compassion, curiosity, tolerance and a commitment to animals and society, a dedication to life-long learning and an understanding of the vital role of research in Veterinary Medicine.

 

Essential Functions

  • Deliver selected lectures in Bacteriology/Mycology course (PTHB503) to term 2 veterinary and teach in the graduate curriculum.
  • Advise and mentor DVM, MSc and PhD students.
  • Participate in developing course syllabi by providing learning outcomes and examination questions for each assigned lecture.
  • Assist in conducting and grading of examinations in compliance with the SVM Examination Policy.
  • Observe the policies and procedures governing St. George’s University.
  • Any other duties assigned by the Dean of the SVM.

Research & Scholarly Activities

  • Actively engage in independent and collaborative research in your area of expertise
    (microbiology/infectious disease) to include projects suitable for veterinary student participation. 
  • Research areas of emphasis within the PTHB department include immunology, vector borne disease, zoonotic disease and public health, aquatic animal health and parasitology.
  • Specific interest and background in collaborative research with SVM faculty in other departments is desirable.
  • Develop and contribute to extension and continuing education programs, in collaboration with other departments and/or other schools.

ServiceBe able to interpret diagnostic test results from the Bacteriology/mycology laboratory and to communicate effectively with clinicians about the results.

 

Participate in the following University Activities

  • Faculty Senate
  • Departmental Meetings (when required)
  • Departmental Faculty evaluations (when required)

 

Qualification:

  • DVM, MS degree
  • Preferred:  PhD or Board Certification in Microbiology (ACVM)
  • Preference will be given to individuals with proven research scholarship and teaching experience in microbiology.

 

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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