Are you a seasoned emergency veterinarian looking for a stimulating new career path?
The Cornell University Hospital for Animals invites applications from talented, energetic small animal veterinarians with strong communication skills for our 2 open Emergency Staff Veterinarian positions. The successful applicants will provide quality emergent care to client-owned animals in a dynamic teaching hospital setting. The growth of our caseload has opened the door for you to join our robust team of six ECC boarded specialists, eight ECC residents, rotating interns, and eleven licensed veterinary technicians dedicated to the emergency practice.
What you will do:
Join our welcoming group of board-certified veterinarians representing all specialties at Cornell University Hospital for Animals in Ithaca, NY.Provide exceptional care to dogs, cats and exotic species in need of both primary and referral emergency case management.
Take advantage of our high-level learning environment with guidance and support 24/7 from specialists on call.
Meet the challenges and enjoy the benefits of advanced ECC training opportunities while enjoying life-balance and the security of a staff ER clinician role.
Immerse yourself in Cornell’s leading research in veterinary practice and new diagnostic and treatment modalities, well before they reach the pages of the journals.
Shape the future of veterinary medicine through collaboration with faculty, house officers, and licensed veterinary technicians in the instruction of our diverse DVM students.
Work in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment to serve the pets of our community.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills with clients, team members and local referring veterinarians.
Ability to work 4 day work weeks
What's in it for you?
An award-winning employer of choice benefits program.
Comprehensive health care options.
Access to wellness programs.
Employee discounts with local and national retail brands.
Generous retirement contributions.
Impressive educational benefits include tuition-free Extramural Study and Employee Degree Program, Tuition Aid for external education, and Cornell Children's Tuition Assistance program.
The Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine seeks to lead, enable, and inspire others to attain a healthier world for animals and people. Consistently ranked among the top veterinary schools in the world, the college is a global leader in outstanding multidisciplinary clinical and diagnostic services as well as exemplary animal care. The college continuously produces a stream of scientific breakthroughs while also preparing students, veterinarians, and scientists to assume vital roles in scientific inquiry, local and global health, public policy and clinical, population, and diagnostic veterinary medicine.
Located in the heart of the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of New York State, Cornell University is a center for discovery, academic leadership, and service. Commitment to achieving excellence through diversity and inclusion has been Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. We welcome candidates who are equally committed to these values and who will strengthen our climate by fostering diversity and inclusion. The College of Veterinary Medicine also seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples through Cornell’s Dual Career Program and membership in the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium www.hercjobs.org/upstate_ny.
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No visa sponsorship available for this position.
Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.
What are the qualifications?
DVM/VMD (or equivalent), with a minimum of 2 years companion animal practice experience, preferably including a busy rotating internship or emergency experience.
Interested in a team approach to high-quality emergency medicine.
Has a growth mindset while providing leadership and experience.
Thrives in the fast-paced clinical environment of a busy ER.
Excited about hands-on teaching of DVM students in our academic, multi-specialty practice.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable based on education and experience.
Internal Number: WDR-00025984
About Cornell University Hospital for Animals
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