Serves as Faculty and DVM for Parkland College's Veterinary Technology Program. Coordinates acquisition, disposition, care, and use of the live animals for the Veterinary Technology Program.
Tenure-Track Faculty teach a full-time load as per the Parkland Academic Employees (PAE) bargaining agreement. They advise and mentor students, and participate in governance of their departments and the college.
Compensation is dependent upon qualifications.
Minimum Requirements: -Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD) degree from an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited program and licensed as a veterinarian in Illinois, or eligible for licensure within six (6) months of employment. -Knowledge and diversified work experience including three (3) years of private practice experience working in a progressive veterinary team that includes one or more certified veterinary technicians. -Experience working with live animals in a variety of species within the last three (3) years. -Must pass a criminal background check and drug test. -Maintains all professional credentials required to teach in area of discipline; meet essential qualifications to teach lecture and lab. -Ability to learn the Parkland information system and new programs as technology changes.
Parkland College is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
About Parkland College
Our facilities include: 150+ classrooms and labs Extensive library collection FM radio station and educational TV station Experimental agricultural land laboratory Art gallery Cobra athletics 320-seat performing arts theatre 50-foot dome planetarium (second largest in Illinois) Child Development Center Free parking On-site cafeteria
About Parkland College and Champaign-UrbanaParkland College is a comprehensive community college offering 100+ associate-degree and certificate programs that unlock opportunities for students, whether they are headed toward a technical career or a four-year university. Our location in Champaign, Illinois, provides the amenities and excitement of a larger city with small-town conveniences. Located in the fastest growing city in Illinois, you’ll enjoy an impressive list of professional and cultural options for residents, along with short commute times. In Champaign, you are not just one of the crowd, but part of a thriving and growing community.
Parkland College is number one in student transfers to the University of Illinois, a top research university located across town. A major benefit to living near the University of Illinois is the access to Bi...g 10 sporting events and world-class entertainment at venues such as Memorial Stadium, State Farm Center, and the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. Champaign-Urbana was named the Greatest Midwest Food Town by Midwest Living Magazine for good reason! Our sister cities have distinct, thriving downtown business districts offering delicious food, nightlife, coffee shops, and shopping. Local restaurants as well as regional favorites are all on the menu. Looking for bigger-city fare? Our excellent location in Illinois means only a two- to three-hour drive to enjoy Chicago-style hot dogs, sugar cream pie in Indianapolis, St. Louis BBQ, and some of country’s top-rated breweries.
Our community offers a number of recreational and cultural events throughout the year. You won’t want to miss Ebertfest, Pygmalion Festival, Taste of CU, or the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival, just to name a few. We also have award-winning parks to enjoy when you’re not in class or studying.
If you’re looking to be part of this diverse, vibrant community, then a career at Parkland College may be the place for you to set down roots.