Wildlife Veterinarian

Organization: Lees-Mcrae College
Location: Banner Elk, NC, us
Job or Internship: Job

Job Description
The Department of Biology at Lees-McRae College has a full-time, permanent position for a wildlife veterinarian, beginning in August 2013.

Description: Duties include teaching courses for wildlife rehabilitation and pre-veterinarian students in Lees-McRae distinctive Wildlife Biology program, as well as helping to manage and operate the May Rehabilitation Center year-round.

About Lees-McRae: Lees-McRae is a small, four-year, co-educational college serving Appalachia and the Southeastern United States. Through membership in the Appalachian College Association, Lees-McRae has access to academic libraries at 26 colleges, Sakai on-line course management site, and teaching and learning workshops and opportunities. The college is located in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of northwestern North Carolina. Banner Elk is nestled between two popular ski areas and is within a short drive of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Appalachian Trail, and area cycling, hiking, and climbing. Please visit our website at www.lmc.edu.

Qualifications: DVM with an interest in wildlife and teaching. All qualified candidates, including women and minorities, are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE.

Contact name: Carolyn Ward (director of human resources), wardc@lmc.edu

Instructions for sending applications with mailing address, fax, and email address as appropriate:  Submit a cover letter, vitae , unofficial transcripts, and the names of three references with contact information to Carolyn Ward, Director of Human Resources by e-mail at WardC@lmc.edu or by post to:
Wildlife Veterinarian Search Committee
c/o Carolyn Ward, Director
Office of Human Resources
Lees-McRae College
P.O. Box 128
Banner Elk, North Carolina, USA 28604