Instructor of Large Animal Clinical Skills in the Department of Large Animal Medicine & Surgery - deadline 21st April

Location: St. George’s Grenada

Institution: St. George’s University (SGU)

St. George’s University invites applicants for a full-time Instructor of Large Animal Clinical Skills in the Department of Large Animal Medicine & Surgery, in the School of Veterinary Medicine, beginning 8/1/2023.


The faculty of St George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine are dedicated to upholding the mission of providing an international, culturally diverse environment in which students learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for postgraduate training in the Veterinary profession while being inspired to develop compassion, curiosity, tolerance and a commitment to animals and society, a dedication to life-long learning and an understanding of the vital role of research in Veterinary Medicine.

Essential Functions:

Instructional Activities:

· Deliver lectures and participate in large animal clinical skills labs and ambulatory rotation.

· Supplemental teaching

In addition to teaching in the core courses for the DVM program, faculty may be required to support departmental teaching in the graduate program and the pre-veterinary program as well as the Integrated Team Instruction delivery of the DVM program – a small group based curriculum delivery related to the professionalism curriculum. Research and Scholarly Activities:

· Actively engage in a research topic in a relevant area

· Support student research and learning through supervision and mentoring of selected students

· Contribute to curriculum review and innovation.

· Practice continuous quality improvement of the courses and content delivered by the department

· Active participation in scientific/educational conferences and Continued Veterinary Education

Service: Participate in the following University activities:

· Departmental Reviews (as required)

· Faculty Meetings (as required)

· Special Committee Assignments (as assigned by the Dean)

· Administrative roles, as assigned by the Chair of the Department and/or the Dean

· Outreach efforts in the local community

· Contribute to the academic advisory system for all students enrolled on the DVM program.

Position Requirements

· DVM or equivalent degree

· At least one or two years of clinical experience

Desirable Qualities:

· Experience in Large Animal ambulatory rotation and teaching large animal clinical skills.

· Excellent oral and written communication skills

· A commitment to the education of veterinary students and animal handlers

Opportunities & Benefits:

This position comes with opportunities that includes educational development allowance, small research grant initiatives, access to on-site health clinic, on-site psychological services, on-site veterinary services, on-site gym facilities and access to the University Club – restaurant, bars, swimming pool and water sports. There is an excellent benefit package attached to this position which includes two months of vacation, health insurance, medical evacuation, 50% off vehicle duties, and paid sabbatical leave. Salary will be commensurate to candidate’s qualifications and experience.

About SGU

St. George’s University is an international University and medical school located on the island of Grenada. The University offer degrees in the field of medicine, veterinary

medicine, public health, nursing, the health sciences, arts and sciences and business. St. George’s University has more than 1,900 School of Veterinary Medicine graduates in the US and around the world who are part of a strong alumni network. They have practiced in 49 US states and 16 countries worldwide.

When you become a part of our team, you will experience a culturally diverse faculty and student body. The educational environment is enhanced and enriched by a true blend of voices and knowledge from students and faculty across all cultures. Our team is inspired by our values which help define and guide us and are seen through the work we do.


Grenada, the isle of spice is a hidden gem located in the south of the Caribbean. The island boasts of it pure and authentic beauty, lush vegetation, and tranquil people. It’s 133 square miles offer visitors a tropical experience which includes 40 white sand beaches, 15 breathtaking waterfalls, 5 chocolate factories, 3 rum distilleries, and more than 30 unforgettable dive sites. With a population of 110,000, Grenada is statistically safer than many major cities around the world and boasts of a low crime rate. Please see link to and the various steps included to make your transitioning to Grenada and your new life on campus an easy one.

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