Job Details

Position Details

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Position Title:

Clinical Instructor in Zoological Medicine

Position Type:


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OSU Campus:



Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Location Address:

Stillwater, OK 74078

Hiring Supervisor:

Dr. Daniel Burba

Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

Commensurate with education and experience

Work Schedule:

8 :00 - 5:00 generally

Faculty Appt Period:

11 month

Job Summary:

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants for a clinical instructor position in Zoological Medicine. This position is 100% clinical and teaching, however, interest in collaborative research will be supported. A DVM degree or equivalent is required. Minimal qualifications include previous small animal and zoological medicine specialty internship; however, residency training and/or board certification (or board eligibility) is preferred. Eligibility for faculty licensure in the state of Oklahoma is also required. Duties will include clinical service and teaching including oversight ofthe Veterinary Teaching Hospital Zoological Medicine service, training of house officers, didactic lectures, and laboratory instruction of veterinary students.

The Zoological Medicine service includes 2 technicians and 2 house officers. The service has a very well­ equipped ward with an approximately 2,000 sq ft area. The service primarily sees client owned exotic animals and native wildlife.

The ability to build meaningful professional relationships and to contribute to a friendly, welcoming and enjoyable working environment is highly regarded at OSU-CVM.
This position comes with 4 weeks of vacation. Funding support for conference (continuing education) travel is provided. Salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

Stillwater is a great place to live and was named one of the best small towns in America. It has a population of 50,000, located in central Oklahoma, approximately 60 miles from Tulsa and Oklahoma City. Numerous activities are available including camping, hiking, six golf courses within 10 miles, state parks, lakes for boating and fishing, theatre productions, rodeos, the excitement of Big XII sporting events and more. For more information on Stillwater you can visit

Review of applicants will begin upon receipt of applications and will continue until the position is filled. Applications including letter of intent with statement of professional goals, curriculum vitae, and three names of references and contact information should be submitted at For inquiries please contact: Dr. Daniel J Burba, Department Head, Veterinary Clinical Sciences at (405) 744-8469 or
Interested parties may also contact Joao Brandao, LMV, MS, DipI. ECZM (Avian) with any questions about the position at 405-744-7000 or

Special Instructions to Applicants

Attach current CV, cover letter and a list of 3 references with emails and phone numbers

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

Dotorate in Veterinary Medicine and  previous small animal and zoological medicine specialty internship. Eligibility for faculty licensure in the state of Oklahoma is also required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Residency training and/or board certification (or board eligibility) is preferred.

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

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