Senior Tutor in Anatomical Pathology

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Monday, 18 November 2019
End of advertisement period
Friday, 6 December 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Veterinary Science
Palmerston North

The School of Veterinary Science at Massey University, Palmerston North, invites applications for a Senior Tutor in anatomical pathology. The school has a very research-active Pathobiology Group, with particular expertise in marine mammal pathology, cancer research, animal models of human disease and large animal pathology. There are also residency and postgraduate programmes in pathology, with a very high success rate for residents undertaking certification examinations for the American College of Veterinary Pathologists. A bit about us -

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This is a fixed-term position for 1.4 years (March 2020 to July 2021) but there is some flexibility in dates from eight months to the full 1.4 years to suit the right candidate. The position may suit a veterinary pathologist looking for a sabbatical in New Zealand or even a third year clinical instructor.

Applicants must hold a veterinary degree which can be registered in New Zealand and have post-graduate training and experience in anatomical pathology.

It is desirable that applicants will either be:

  • board certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists
  • board certified by the European College of Veterinary Pathologists
  • a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Veterinary Pathology; or eligible to sit for certification or fellowship of the above.

You will contribute to the undergraduate and postgraduate anatomical teaching programmes of the school, and participate in the anatomical pathology service.

Enquiries of an academic nature may be directed to Dr Keren Dittmer, Phone +64 6 356 9099 x85233 or e-mail

Closing details: 6 December 2019
Reference number: CS_SVS_627_11/19

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