Clinical Instructor in Large Animal Emergency and Critical Care. The Department of Large
Animal Clinical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee is
seeking applications for Clinical Instructor (1 year term, renewable) in large animal emergency
and critical care. The person in this position must have a DVM from an AVMA accredited
College of Veterinary Medicine and must be board certified (or board eligible) in the American
College of Veterinary Surgery, large animal specialty. The faculty in this position will provide
clinical emergency service, after-hours patient care for
hospitalized large animal patients, and clinical supervision and teaching of veterinary students,
technicians, and house officers assigned to emergency services. The ECC clinician will consult
with referring veterinarians and clients and oversee all aspects of emergency case management
including diagnostic evaluations, medical or surgical therapy, intensive care and monitoring,
client communications, and necessary follow-up procedures for large animal emergency cases.
The faculty in this position will coordinate the Emergency and Critical Care rotation for senior
students including didactic and laboratory series in emergency medicine and work closely with
faculty in providing continuity of patient care and service to clients. The faculty in this position
will be responsible for administration of the Emergency and Critical Care Service and
coordinating the emergency schedules for the service with faculty and house officers. The ECC
service receives cases from 5 pm to 7 am each week night and 24-hour coverage on weekends
and holidays. The emergency clinician would be assigned to clinical duties 65% of their time.
Time off-clinics is assigned to didactic and laboratory teaching, academic planning, annual
leave, and outreach activities. Review of applications will be commence after September 1,
names with contact information of three references to: Catheryn Hance, Department of
Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2407 River Drive, Knoxville, TN
37996-4545, Telephone number: 865-974-5703, Fax number: 865-974-5773. The University of
Tennessee, Knoxville, is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA Employer.
The person in this position must have a DVM from an AVMA accredited
College of Veterinary Surgery, large animal specialty.