Staff Veterinarian - Animal Resources Center

UT Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX3.9

Job Number: 361183
Category: Professional & Executive
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 204000 - Animal Resources Center
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

DVM or VMD degree from an AVMA accredited shcool, completion of a two year postdoctoral training program or two years practical experience in clinical lab animal medicine, and licensure to practice veterinary medicine in the United States.

Job Duties

Assists in providing medical and surgical care for research animals.

Coordinates health assessments of incoming non-commercial research animals.

Assits in Institutional Animal Care and Research Advisory Committee protocol reviews.

Represents the Animal Resources Center Director concerning animal health issues in the event of his/her absence.

Communicates with research staff and faculty regarding animal health and welfare.

Assists with quarantine and health maintenance of animal colonies.

Performs other duties as assigned.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.