Becker College is well-known for its animal studies programs and is one of only a few programs nationwide that operates a full service animal clinic on campus (Lenfest Animal Health Center), providing students with opportunities to conduct examinations and perform procedures under the supervision of faculty veterinarians. Becker College School of Human and Animal Health offers four-year Bachelor of Science degrees in Veterinary Technology and Veterinary Science (pre-veterinary concentration).
Becker College also offers two associate of science degree programs in Animal Care and Veterinary Technology. Both veterinary technology programs are accredited by the AVMA. Becker College recently added 4 Agile Dual Degree programs that allow students an opportunity to incorporate working with animals into other exciting career paths including business, mental health counseling, criminal justice and forensics.
Becker College is located in Worcester, MA with a sister campus in Leicester, MA, where the animal studies programs are located. We are seeking an experienced Veterinarian to join our team of faculty and clinical teaching staff. The ideal candidate will assume teaching and clinical duties and be an integral partner in the growth of our animal studies and veterinary sciences programs including our AVMA accredited veterinary technology programs. The School of Animal Studies is comprised of over 15 faculty and staff members, including veterinarians, certified veterinary technicians and other professionals. As a full-time faculty member you’ll provide the leadership and innovation needed for the school to expand its programs and build collaborations for future growth. This is a 10 month, full-time position.
A DVM or equivalent is required for application and successful candidates must maintain a Massachusetts license to practice veterinary medicine. A minimum of three or more years of clinical mixed animal experience is preferred and proficiency in small animal surgery and dentistry is required. Prior teaching experience is a plus. Review of applications will begin upon receipt of the required documentation and will continue until the position is filled. This appointment will begin in January 2021.
Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and work experience. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV), the name and contact information of three professional references and a letter of intent describing the vision for their contribution in areas of teaching, clinical practice and academic service.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with degree and experience
About Becker College
Becker College traces its history to 1784 and has over 19,000 alumni. With campuses in Worcester and Leicester, Massachusetts, Becker offers 23 concentrations from among 9 bachelor degree and 7 associate degree level programs, as well as a variety of adult learning options. The College's unique class offerings and hands-on professional practitioner orientation to higher education, have earned Becker a national reputation for career focused academics, particularly in the fields of business, education, veterinary sciences, health care and the arts.