Opportunities

Opportunities


If you are interested in a graduate position in the lab, please send your resume/CV and a short statement about your research interest. These can be emailed to bschumak@uwyo.edu.

Veterinarians and Veterinary Students:

Our department offers multiple externships. Please visit http://www.uwyo.edu/vetsci/externships/ for more information.

Undergraduate students:

Our labs philosophy is to allow undergraduates students obtain hands-on experience in the lab. The University of Wyoming and the Veterinary Sciences Department pride themselves on opportunities in research for undergraduates. If you are interested in working in our lab, please contact Dr. Schumaker.

University of Wyoming / Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory:

Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist

The Department of Veterinary Sciences at the University of Wyoming (UW) seeks a tenure-track Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Minimum requirements include a DVM and a PhD (or equivalent degrees). American College of Veterinary Pathologists Board certification or eligibility (or equivalent) is also required. Demonstrated interest, aptitude, and capability for scholarly activity related to diseases of domestic animals, wildlife, and/or animal models of human disease is highly desirable as is teaching expertise at the undergraduate and graduate level. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere, are essential.

The candidate will function as a diagnostic pathologist with three other board certified anatomic pathologists within the Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory (WSVL). Diagnostic duties include gross, histopathological, and cytological examinations on all species of animals to diagnose disease. In addition, successful applicants will establish or maintain a funded and/or collaborative research program, teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and collaborate with a vibrant community of basic, clinical, and applied scientists within the Department of Veterinary Sciences and across the University of Wyoming. Position duties include diagnostic service in the WSVL, research or creative activity, teaching, and University service.

Review of applications will begin January 22, 2018, and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. To be considered please complete the online application including uploading as one pdf document: 1) a cover letter outlining qualifications, 2) curriculum vita, and 3) names and contact information for three professional references to https://tinyurl.com/VetSciPathologist.
Individuals with questions are encouraged to contact search committee chair Dr. Brant Schumaker by email (bschumak@uwyo.edu) or telephone [(307) 766-9970].