The Veterinary Technology Program is accepting applications for the following adjunct faculty vacancy for the Fall 2017 semester:
VTSC 236 - Laboratory Animals and Exotics
Locations: Canton campus and Norfolk County Agricultural High School
Dates: September 6 – December 22
Time: Tuesdays/Thursdays, 5:15 pm – 7:05 pm
This course focuses on animals commonly used in a laboratory setting, as well as exotic pet animals. Emphasis is placed on biology, diseases, and care of various rodents, rabbits, avian, reptiles, and amphibians. Topics include husbandry, restraint, handling, pain and distress, biology and disease, and environmental enrichment. Laws governing the care and ethical use of laboratory animals are also covered, as well as veterinary nursing skills as it applies to laboratory animals and exotics.
Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine or Certified Veterinary Technician Certificate required
Recent work experience related to the course content required
Teaching experience in higher education and/or at the community college level is strongly preferred
Experience with incorporating the use of technology into the curriculum preferred
Salary: $1,025.00 per credit
Cover letter, resume and a list of three professional references are required. Please apply online.
Please Note: Faxed, emailed, or mailed in resumes and/or materials will NOT be accepted. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback on application statuses. Please refrain from contacting the hiring manager and/or hiring department via phone, email, fax, mail, third person party or vendor and in person. Failure to comply, may result in application withdrawal.
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