Staff Veterinarian

Pennsylvania, United States
Tuesday, 23 June 2020
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 23 August 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

Job Description Summary

Staff Veterinarian to provide Dentistry and Oral Surgery Service at Ryan Veterinary Hospital.  Instruct and teach veterinary students, rotating interns/residents.  Provide  clinical care to dentistry and oral surgery patients in veterinary hospital. Communicate with referring veterinarians, and facilitate communication with other services and clinicians.

Job Description

Position will provide clinical supervision and training to Dentistry and Oral Surgery residents and participate in didactic teaching of Veterinary students. In addition to providing services during standard clinical hours, will also be available for emergency duties night and weekends as designated by Dentistry and Oral Surgery Head.

Will participate in collegial efforts to explore revenue generating initiatives.


  1. Provide Dentistry and Oral Surgery consultations and services
  2. Provide clinical supervision and instruct residents, interns, students
  3. Participate in teaching rounds
  4. Provide on-call duties as needed
  5. Provide lectures to students in pre-clinical years
  6. Complete patient records and write referral letters


DVM/VMD; 1- 2 years of experience; or equivalent.  Must be board certified.

Job Location - City, State

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Department / School

School of Veterinary Medicine

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements

Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

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