POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT VETERINARY CLINICAL PATHOLOGY RESIDENCY/ NON-THESIS MS GRADUATE STUDENT
The Department of Comparative Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, at Purdue University has an opening in a three-year combined non-thesis MS/residency graduate program in Veterinary Clinical Pathology. This program offers: 1) broad experience in the areas of hematology, clinical chemistry, and diagnostic cytology, and 2) training that will enable the resident to sit for board certification by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists upon completion of the program. Responsibilities include graduate course work in pathology and other disciplines which will be selected by the student and his/her advisory committee, participation in the clinical pathology service rotation, and teaching professional veterinary students, vet tech students, interns, and residents. The starting stipend for this position is currently $30,450 per year with benefits and a tuition waiver. The tentative start date is July 1, 2019. This individual joins two other clinical pathology trainees and four clinical pathologists.
Applicants must have a DVM or equivalent degree. Individuals who desire PhD training upon completion of the program are especially encouraged to apply. Specific interests of the clinical pathology faculty include diagnostic cytology/surgical pathology, inflammation, immunocytochemistry, hematopoietic neoplasia, and clinical research. General areas of departmental research interests include infectious diseases, immunology, oncology, toxicologic and environmental pathology, genomics, and epidemiology.
Applications will be received until November 1, 2018, or until the position is filled. Additional information can be obtained from: Dr. Craig A. Thompson, Clinical Pathology Training Coordinator, CPB Department, VPTH Building, 725 Harrison Street, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2027. Interested individuals can complete an on-line application for submission at https://gradapply.purdue.edu/apply/. An on-site visit or online interview will be required before an offer is made. E-mail questions regarding the application process to Ms. Barbara White, CPB Graduate Program Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.