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The Section of Anaesthesiology at the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland is offering a three to four year residency position in veterinary anaesthesia, starting January 2019. The ideal applicant is a veterinarian who has already completed a one year rotating internship or equivalent private practice experience (2 years). Further we expect good interpersonal communications skills and a team oriented personality.

This position offers an opportunity for motivated individuals interested in residency training in a high quality training program designed to prepare the candidate for board eligibility with the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Our program is guided by 6 ECVAA diplomats, with input from specialists boarded in internal Medicine, Diagnostic Imaging, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Oncology, Surgery and other non-clinical colleges. Beside the 6 ECVAA diplomats the anaesthesia team is composed of 1 anaesthesia clinician, 5 residents, 4 doctorants and 4 technicians.

Our hospital caseload provides training opportunities across a wide range of species, with emphasis on large and small companion animals as well as food animals.

Applicants should speak german or be willing to learn so.

Interested applicants should submit an E-mail containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and two letters of reference to:

Prof. Dr. med. vet. PhD Regula Bettschart-Wolfensberger
Winterhurerstr. 258 c
8057 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: 0041 44 635 84 77
E-mail: rbettschart@vetclinics.uzh.ch

Closing date: July 30th 2018
Interviews: August/September 2018

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