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Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018 4:22 PM

Cosumnes River College

Veterinary Technology Assistant Professor (60%) and Program Director (40%) - Long-Term Temporary
Job Posting Number: F00295P
Salary: $48,291.36 to $80,062.19 annually. Additional earnings may be available for summer, overloads, and stipends. LRCCD Salary Schedules
Additional Salary Information Entering annual salary within a given range varies, depending upon units/degrees completed at accredited colleges/universities and experience. Candidates not holding a master's degree may start at a salary lower than posted above.
Closing Date: 02/15/2018

Complete job description and application available online at:

Position Summary
General Responsibilities:
The Long-Term Temporary (LTT) faculty member shall be responsible for the following: teaching assigned classes under the supervision of the area dean; helping students fulfill their maximum potential in mastering course content; assessing student learning outcomes; maintaining a thorough and up-to-date knowledge in his/her regular teaching field; continuing professional development; utilizing current technology in the performance of job duties; maintaining standards of professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position; assisting with articulation and curriculum development and review; serving on college committees and participating in faculty governance including accreditation and student co-curricular activities; assuming other responsibilities as assigned by the area dean; and fulfilling other duties and responsibilities of a full-time faculty member as outlined in the college faculty handbook.

As campus veterinarian, the director will have responsibility for the management of the animal colony at CRC. This includes providing surgical services for the animals such as performing spays and neutering. The Veterinarian will be responsible for maintaining the health and well-being of the animal colony utilized in the program and for other animals on campus in accordance with State and National regulations.

Assignment Responsibilities
Instructional Responsibilities (60%)
The instructional assignment may include, but is not limited to teaching courses at the College in:
• Surgery
• Anesthesia
• Radiography
• Advanced Veterinary Technical Procedures
• Dental Techniques

Additional assignments may include courses in:
• Anatomy and Physiology
• Clinical Techniques
• Pathology
• Veterinary Technology Practice
• Other courses within the veterinary technology program

The majority of the instruction will be related to the dog and cat, but as an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited program, instruction is also required in all areas concerning other animals including horses, farm animals, birds, and laboratory animals.

Program Director Responsibilities (40%)
The program director for this American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited program.will be responsible for: inventory management, budget analysis and management, maintenance and establishment of clinical sites for work study, curriculum development, scheduling and chairing of advisory committee meetings and building the Veterinary Technology program through marketing, recruitment and industry collaboration.

Typical duties may include, but are not limited to:
• Building the program through marketing and recruiting.
• Developing the program through curriculum and facilities renewal.
• Maintaining the program in compliance with AVMA accreditation requirements, animal welfare (USDA), OSHA regulations, DEA requirements, and State of California Veterinary Medical Board requirements.
• Preparing reports.
• Communicating with regulatory agencies.
• Preparing and managing Accreditation site visits.
• Holding annual advisory board meetings.
• Reviewing and maintaining animal use protocols.
• Participating in the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee.

Instructional assignment may include day, evening, online, hybrid, weekend, and/or off campus classes.

Minimum Qualifications
1. Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by August 23, 2018, in any discipline AND, have two years of experience related to veterinary technology.

1. Have a valid license to practice as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) in California by August 23, 2018.

3. Have sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identify, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students including those with physical or learning disabilities as it related to differences in learning styles.

The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.

• Location: Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 95823

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