College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine
Short term Locum Veterinary Clinician in Anatomic Pathology (0.5 FTE)
Salary: Grade 8 £44,045 – £51,034
The University of Glasgow, School of Veterinary Medicine is seeking a highly motivated and Veterinary Clinician in Anatomic Pathology for a part-time position. The successful applicant will join our enthusiastic group of clinicians and lecturers in the division of Pathology, Public Health and Disease Investigation. Expertise within the division include clinical pathology, infectious diseases, veterinary public health and disease investigation and surveillance. Delivery of diagnostic pathology service (biopsy interpretation and reporting) to internal hospitals and external referring veterinary practices is the key component of this role.
The successful candidate will support the team by providing assessment, interpretation and reporting of biopsies (virtual slides arranged with whole slide scanning technology). The appointed pathologist could work remotely with access to the virtual scanned slides of biopsy cases and provided with all relevant information. The pathologist will prepare reports on the biopsy cases and send the reports to the Veterinary Diagnostic Services (VDS) administrative office staff who will transfer the results in the database for formal reporting to clients. The appointed pathologist will be required to meet the expected turnaround time for case reporting.
The School has an international reputation in teaching, clinical services and research and is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), the European Association of Establishments of Veterinary Education (EAEVE) and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).
The successful applicant must be based in the UK, will hold a veterinary degree and be registered with RCVS, and be nationally and internationally recognised as an expert in anatomic pathology ideally with certification by the European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ECVP), American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) or Royal College of Pathologists (FRCPath).
This position is a part-time (0.5 FTE) direct appointment for 5 weeks in the period between 21 June and 20 August 2021.
Visit our website for further information on The University of Glasgow’s Schoolnof Veterinary Medicine: https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/vet/
Interested individuals should contact Dr Francesco Marchesi in the first instance: Francesco.Marchesi@glasgow.ac.uk
Closing date: We are interested in appointing to this short-term part-time position as soon as possible, please contact Dr Francesco Marchesi if interested.
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