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Faculty: Medical Sciences
Clinical Veterinary Sciences

Deadline Date: Sunday, December 10, 2017
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Qualifications and Experience

The successful candidate must possess a:

·         DVM or equivalent

·         Ph.D. in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging with an emphasis on Radiology and Ultrasonography


·         Considerable clinical teaching experience at University level or referral hospital

·         Demonstration of postgraduate research with an acceptable level of research and creative output

·         Experience in teaching students and supervising postgraduate students/interns


Interest in Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging will be an added advantage


Special Responsibilities

·         Teaching in related areas of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging outside of expertise and managing and coordinating a wide range of cases

·         Participating in patient rounds, clinical conferences and clinical case reviews

·         Carrying out independent and group research and facilitating interdisciplinary research among related disciplines


Personal Attributes 

The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also:

·         Have good leadership qualities

·         Be willing to relate well with colleagues and support staff and foster an attitude of teamwork

·         Have familiarity with Problem-based Learning (PBL) methodology


Detailed application and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. via e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms may be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Staff Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package may also be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by the University.