Tenure Track Assistant Professor

  • SUNY Canton
  • Canton, NY
  • Apr 08, 2021
Full time Veterinary Medicine & Sciences

Job Description

The State University of New York (SUNY) College at Canton Veterinary Science Department invites qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor (other ranks considered) position beginning August 2021. The Veterinary Science Department offers degree programs conferring A.A.S., B.S, and B.B.A. degrees.

Required Qualifications:

  • DVM, VMD or equivalent. 
  • Current New York State license to practice veterinary medicine.
  • Ability to perform small animal surgeries, mainly canine and feline spays and castrations.
  • At least one year of experience in a small animal or mixed animal practice.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior college level teaching experience.
  • At least 3 years of practice experience with small animals.
  • Large animal practice experience.


  • Teach face-to-face lecture and hands-on labs, and possibly online and flex classes, in small animal medicine and surgery, radiology, animal anatomy and physiology, animal nutrition, and veterinary pharmacology.
  • Perform canine and feline spays and castrations.
  • Responsible for oversight of kennel animal care and maintaining rapport with local animal shelters that provide animals.
  • Oversight of the use of controlled substances in the program (DEA and NYS DOH BNE).
  • Student advisement; curriculum development and revision; participate in student and program assessment; scholarship; continuing growth; university service.

Application Deadline: open until filled; application review begins immediately. Persons interested in the above position should apply online at https://employment.canton.edu/ Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check.

SUNY Canton is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty to meet the needs of our diverse student population and strongly encourages applications from minority and women candidates.

The college is located in Canton, a village in the St. Lawrence River valley of northern New York. Located 20 miles from the St. Lawrence River and the Adirondack Park, and 70 miles from the Canadian capital city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canton holds excellent opportunities for the outdoor or cultural enthusiast. SUNY Canton is a member of the Associated Colleges, a consortium of four colleges in the Canton area.

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