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Residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia Print
Friday, 16 February 2018

Vetagro-Sup, veterinary campus of Lyon (France) invites applications for a residency position in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

The Anaesthesia Residency Training Program at the Veterinary School of Lyon offers to the successful candidate the opportunity to gain expertise and skills in order to enable pursuit of a career in the specialties of veterinary anaesthesia and critical care to the highest possible standard and to prepare for/sit the Diploma examination of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Required education and credentials:

The candidate must have a veterinary degree and be licensed to practice veterinary medicine and surgery in Europe. The candidate must have followed a pre-residency program that consists of at least 1 year internship or equivalent approved by the Credentials and Education committee. This includes any clinical internship in a training centre. An internship in anaesthesia or small or large animal medicine or surgery will suffice, but programs designed to allow rotation through disciplines, and across species, are encouraged.

An applicant for this position must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills, must speak French or/and English and must have a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

Residency training program:

Standard residency training program run over three years: 2018-2021

The contract will be renewed each year based on evaluation of the previous year.

The program will start the 1st April 2018.

Anaesthesia clinical service, including emergency and intensive care (VetAgro Sup)

75% of time (37 weeks per annum) for each of the 3 years will be spent in the clinics, helping to provide the clinical anaesthesia service, and helping to instruct veterinary students in the theory and practice of anaesthesia. This time is split between the large and small animal hospitals, in order to satisfy the examination requirements to have a working knowledge of anaesthesia in a wide number of species.

Research, conferences, holidays

25% of time (15 weeks per annum) will be allocated for private study, work on research projects, CPD* (continuing professional development) (7w), attending conferences (1w) or going to other relevant institutions (2w), and holidays (5w). The resident will have to write up at least two case reports and to complete at least two clinically based research projects and to have the papers submitted in a peer-reviewed journal before completion of the residency.

More detailed program is available on request.

Application procedures:

The application shall include:

  • A letter of intent indicating the reasons for seeking this program and professional career goals
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Certificates (veterinary degree, internship diploma)
  • Transcripts of University performances
  • Two letters of reference from persons knowledgeable of the applicant's veterinary school performance, clinical training and subsequent experiences

Application dead line: 8 march 2018

For more detailed information and application, please contact:
VetAgro Sup, Campus Vétérinaire de Lyon
1 Avenue Bourgelat
F-69280 Marcy L'Etoile, France

Small Animal Clinical Anaesthetist Print
Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Fitzpatrick Referrals is a world renowned veterinary referral centre based in Surrey, UK, an area of outstanding natural beauty and within easy reach of both the south coast and the vibrancy of London. It has a specialist orthopaedic and neurology centre in Eashing and a specialist oncology and soft tissue hospital in Guildford.

We are committed to providing the highest standards of patient care and are now seeking an additional anaesthetist to join our team and contribute to our continued success and development.

Both centres provide an interesting and varied caseload and involves interaction with diplomate level specialists in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, neurology, oncology, interventional radiology and diagnostic imaging to provide a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. With an outstanding team of people our clinics contain the latest facilities and equipment expected of an advanced referral practice.

You will join our expanding team and provide anaesthesia service to secondary and tertiary referral cases, in addition assist in the training of veterinary anaesthesia to residents, interns and veterinary nurses. The successful candidate will have in-depth experience in the treatment of critical care patients.

Applicants should be diplomates or board eligible (ACVA or ECVAA) and should be MRCVS or hold a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS.

Fitzpatrick Referrals offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including PMI, Life assurance, generous CPD allowance and a workplace pension.

To arrange an informal discussion, or to find out further information please email

To apply please email your CV with covering letter to stating which role you are applying for, by Monday 19th March 2018 at 12 noon. Candidates selected for interview will be notified w/c 26th March 2018, if you do not hear from us by then your application has been unsuccessful.

Early applications are welcome.

For informal enquiries please email Enzo Minghella at

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Veterinary Anaesthetist Print
Tuesday, 06 February 2018

Fantastic opportunity to educate the Vets of the future, we are now looking for a Veterinary Anaesthetist to join our world class school of vet sciences at JCU:

  • Be at the forefront of veterinary sciences in the Tropics
  • Work with enthusiastic, committed and talented staff
  • Great opportunity to live and work in Tropical North Queensland

James Cook University invites applications for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Veterinary Anaesthetist to join our world-leading institution. A continuing appointment, this position is based at the Townsville campus in picturesque tropical north Queensland, where you can enjoy a tropical lifestyle whilst still achieving your career goals.

About the Position
Board certification in the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia or the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia is preferred, however board eligible candidates or strong interest in veterinary anaesthesia with teaching experienced individual will be considered.

This position will involve didactic and practical class instruction to our 3rd and 4th year and patient care and clinical supervision / instruction of 5th year (final year) and post graduate students in modern and well equipped small animal veterinary teaching hospital, located in Townsville.

The successful candidate will be expected to initiate and participate in research project. Also there will be NO afterhours or weekend on call duties therefore you will be able to enjoy tropical north Queensland outdoor activities.

Required qualifications are Veterinary degree registerable in QLD, Australia, with excellent communication skills, and ability to work in a small, young but rapidly growing teams of a veterinary referral centre.

Why Vet Sciences
The School of Veterinary Sciences is committed to the themes of "The Tropics" and "One Health" outcomes through outstanding education, excellent research and effective engagement with key stakeholders. We are immensely proud of our facilities, staff, students, graduates and unique location with modern, well-equipped facilities:

  • Teaching and research laboratories for anatomy and biomedical sciences with tissue culture suites
  • Histology processing and microscopy
  • A radioisotope suite and PC2/PC3
  • Clinical pathology and post-mortem suites
  • 80 hectares of livestock paddocks
  • Large and small animal housing, including aquatic animals
  • Emergency Centre & Hospital with operating theatres and radiology facilities
  • Fully accredited courses
  • Enthusiastic, committed and talented staff

Consistently ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU is one of the world's leading institutions focussing on the tropics and offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region. We also offer: (choose as many as relevant)

  • generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
  • five weeks' annual recreation leave
  • ongoing professional and career development
  • flexible working arrangements
  • attractive options for salary packaging
  • fully accredited courses
  • enthusiastic, committed and talented staff
  • relocation & visa assistance
  • well-equipped, modern facilities including on-campus shopping, gym, pool and childcare
  • balance of work and life so you can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle that supports a diverse range of leisure and sporting interests

How to apply
If you are a dedicated professional looking to influence veterinary science, please visit, where you can find out more information and download a PD and application instructions.

Position Reference Number: 16291

Applications close: 29 April 2018

Clinical Veterinarian Anesthesiology and Director MRI Imagining Center Print
Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Institution: NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

Requirements: DVM or equivalent degree and board certification

More information and application:

Assistant or Associate Professor Anesthesiology Print
Sunday, 14 January 2018


The Department of Clinical Sciences at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) invites applications for 1 full-time faculty position in Veterinary Anesthesia and Pain Management beginning immediately. Rank will be dependent upon qualifications but can be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Candidates must have a DVM degree or equivalent and advanced residency training in Anesthesia and Pain Management. Preference will be given to those who are diplomates of the ACVAA (or ECVAA), but candidates who are ACVAA or ECVAA board-eligible may be considered. A PhD is preferred but not required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • The successful candidate will contribute to instruction of veterinary medical students, and is expected to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, and students throughout the University.
  • Primary after-hours emergency support in anesthesia is provided by anesthesia technicians, with shared back-up support by anesthesia faculty.
  • Teaching responsibilities include primarily didactic and laboratory instruction of veterinary medical students.
  • Faculty members are expected to be involved in continuing education, committee service, and curriculum development.
  • Faculty have a 70% appointment in teaching, which comprises participation in 3 semesters per year of teaching didactic lectures and laboratories, consultation and support for clinicians in the Ross University Veterinary Clinic, with the remaining time split between research (20%) and service (10%).
  • Research publications or other scholarly activities to advance veterinary anesthesiology and/or pain management are expected.
  • Successful faculty are expected to develop an extramurally funded research program that includes collaboration with other scientists, advising of graduate student research, and publication in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.


  • A DVM or comparable degree is required.
  • Board certification in Anesthesiology (ACVAA American College of Veterinary Anesthesiology and Analgesia or European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia) and a PhD are preferred.
  • Research expertise, as evidenced by a record of funded research and peer-reviewed publications is required for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor.
  • There is an expectation to develop a focused research program.
  • S/He will have demonstrated expertise in teaching professional DVM students in anaesthesiology.
  • The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

There is no personal income tax in St. Kitts. As an expatriate, you may still be responsible to report income in your home country. Please consult a tax advisor for more information on implications for you.

Interested applicants should apply online at A letter of intent describing the vision of their contribution in areas of teaching, research and service, a curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references will be required. Questions about the position can be addressed to Dr. Jill Maney ( or Cynthia Butchley ( This position is available currently and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Reference letters are requested prior to on campus interviews.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

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