Assistant or Associate Professor in Veterinary Parasitology
Université de Montréal/Faculté de méd. vétérinaire
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Post Date: Mar 20, 2018
Job Type: Full time
Degree Requirement: Ph.D.
Years Experience: Entry Level
Start Date: September 2018
Location: Canada - Saint-Hyacinthe (Québec)
Job Reference: FMV 03-18/17
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Description
The Faculté de médecine vétérinaire of the Université de Montréal is currently seeking candidates to fulfill an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Veterinary Parasitology in the Département de pathologie et microbiologie.

The Université de Montréal is one of the top research universities in Canada. Applied and fundamental research in infectious diseases is a particular strength of our institution. The Département de pathologie et microbiologie currently has 25 professors and 14 extramural members in the areas of microbiology, parasitology, epidemiology, immunology, pathology and veterinary diagnostics. Many professors are members of multidisciplinary research groups (http://fmv.umontreal.ca/recherche/unites-de-recherche/). Training programs are offered at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels.

Duties:
- Participate in the teaching of students enrolled in the doctoral program in veterinary medicine;
- Participate in the teaching and training of graduate students;
- Participate in the development of a residency program in veterinary parasitology;
- Develop an autonomous research program in parasitology. A research focus on the host-parasite interface as part of immunity would be an asset. Collaboration on research projects is also encouraged;
- Assist the director of the Parasitology Diagnostic Laboratory in his clinical and developmental tasks;
- Active participation in different research groups of the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire is encouraged;
- Participate in outreach activities of the discipline (publications, conferences and others);
- Contribute to the functioning of the institution.

Skills
- Hold a degree in Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) or equivalent;
- Have a Ph.D. in the field of parasitology or a related field;
- Be eligible for the practice of veterinary medicine in the province of Quebec (Canada) and obtain the right to practice if necessary; the license is issued by the Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec;
- Have a thorough knowledge of French and English (written and spoken) or, as far as the French language is concerned, be determined to learn it*.


Notes
Salary:
The Université de Montréal offers a competitive salary and a full package of benefits.

Candidatures:
Applications must be received by May 1st, 2018. Applications received after the deadline will be considered if no other timely applications meet the requirements. All candidates are asked to submit a letter of intent detailing their research interests and career objectives, as well as their curriculum vitae, a copy of their diplomas, and the full name and contact information (phone numbers, e-mail, postal address, fax number) of 3 individuals acting as references to Dr. J. Daniel Dubreuil (contact information below).

Please see full advertisement on this website: http://fmv.umontreal.ca/emploi


Contact Details
Name: Université de Montréal
Division: Faculté de médecine vétérinaire
Department: Département de pathologie et microbiologie
Address: 3200, Sicotte
City: Saint-Hyacinthe (Québec)
Zipcode: J2S2M2
Ph: 450-773-8521 ext. 8433
FAX: 450-778-8120