Albert G. Clay Endowed Chair in Equine Reproduction

Albert G. Clay Endowed Chair in Equine Reproduction

locationFayette County, Lexington, KY, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/18/2023

Job Title
Albert G. Clay Endowed Chair in Equine Reproduction

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
81140:Veterinary Science

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Tenure Track Status
Tenure Track

Required Education

Ph.D., DVM/VMD or its equivalent

Required Related Experience

Accomplishment through publications, student success, and extramural funding in the field of equine reproductive biology.

Required License/Registration/Certification

DVM/VMD or its equivalent

Job Summary

The position focus is the development of a scholarly program that advances the knowledge and understanding of equine reproductive health as related to biology, physiology, endocrinology, pathology, immunology, and/or genetics. As a member of the Graduate Faculty, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in the training of graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. There is an expectation to publish peer-reviewed research in leading journals as a lead, collaborating, as well as sole author and secure extramural funding to advance the position’s scope and reach.

Complete the Employment Application and upload the required documents. In your uploaded document please begin with a letter of interest (Cover Letter) that outlines your approach to the positions qualifications, effort responsibilities, and vision for innovative and impactful programs that address existing and emerging issues for a diverse and inclusive community. This letter is followed by the name, address, email, and phone numbers/webpage for at least three references for whom references letters can be sought for use in the faculty appointment process and career curriculum vita.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 and will continue until position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2022.

Questions and/or nominations should be sent to Dr. Lutz Goehring, Albert G. Clay Search Committee Chair, 108 Gluck Equine Research Center, Department of Veterinary Science, College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546-0099 or via email to l.goehring@uky.edu.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Internationally recognized board certification (ACT, ECAR, ANZCVS-Animal Reproduction Chapter, etc.)

Deadline to Apply

Open Until Filled

University Community of Inclusion

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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

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