Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in Saint Kitts and Nevis is hiring a Veterinary Anatomy Visiting Faculty / Locum on Caribjob today.
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Opportunity at a Glance
Temporary or Locum Hire for Veterinary Anatomist or DVM
with Experience in Teaching Gross Anatomy Position
To make a difference, you have to be different.
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) is located in the scenic island country of St. Kitts and Nevis in the Eastern Caribbean. We are seeking Veterinary Anatomists, DVMs and/or PhDs with experience in teaching pre-veterinary and 1st- and 2nd-year gross anatomy on a temporary or locum basis as needed.
Who We Are
RUSVM is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and offers an accelerated DVM program. With 3 semesters per year, new students enter the program in the Fall (Sept-Dec), Spring (Jan-April), and Summer (May-August). Hence, there are opportunities for qualified individuals to travel and contribute to a learning environment that may cover some or all of a 14-week semester during the fall, spring, or summer
The successful candidate will have teaching roles in the Vet Prep and DVM programs involving a team approach with faculty and staff with emphasis on structure and function, which encompasses lectures and laboratories. The candidate may also be asked to assist with evaluation of student success associated with theoretical and practical examinations and student review sessions.
Vet Prep-Structural and Functional Biology and Gross Anatomy I and II will involve approximately 30-40 hours/week inclusive of lectures and labs.
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree or a PhD degree is required.
- Candidates will have a record of teaching with a strong commitment for enhancing the learning environment to support the educational experience in the Pre-Veterinary and DVM curriculums.
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Who We Are
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers an accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, postgraduate certification, integrated DVM/Master of Science (MSc) dual degree programs, and Doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees. Our unique program of broad-based curriculum integrates research opportunities and classroom study in St. Kitts with hands-on clinical training at affiliated AVMA-accredited veterinary schools. Cutting-edge curriculum with innovative technology and simulation provides the best possible training as we aim to lead veterinary training worldwide by creating an exemplary program uniquely designed to graduate today’s practice-ready veterinarians and tomorrow’s leaders and discoverers.
The mission of RUSVM is to provide the best learning environment to prepare students to become members and leaders of the worldwide public and professional healthcare team, advancing human and animal health (One Health) through research and knowledge exchange. Learn more about Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.veterinary.rossu.edu.
Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
We pride ourselves in nurturing a culture that encourages everyone to bring their full selves to work each day. To us, diversity and inclusion needs to be intentional to be impactful. We don’t just welcome differences, we celebrate them.