Government/Academic/Research Positions

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is recruiting for an Assistant State Veterinarian.  This position will report to the State Veterinarian in the Animal Industries Bureau.  The role of this Assistant State Veterinarian is to plan, direct, and manage large programs in the Animal Industry Bureau and assist the State Veterinarian. Salary $73,569.60-$113,152.00. Go to to apply. (08/07)

Veterinarian Supervisor Southwest Iowa – Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship - Meat and Poultry Inspection Bureau (MPIB) - Supervises Southwest Iowa Area inspection staff and manages inspections at state of Iowa inspected meat and poultry establishments.  Responds to questions and requests for assistance from inspectors on slaughter and processing inspection, sampling, labeling, and other inspection-related issues.  Reports to MPIB Bureau Chief, works with other state office staff to fulfill regulatory requirements of state meat and poultry inspection, and ensures state establishment maintain compliance with state and federal regulations.  For more information call 515-281-5597 or visit https://www.governmentjobs.c/careers/iowa. (08/28)

Tenure or Clinical Track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor – Anesthesiology
The College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at Iowa State University (ISU) is excited to announce that we are seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure or clinical track faculty appointment in Anesthesiology in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS) at the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC). The LVMC is a state-of-the-art teaching hospital that provides specialized and primary care as well as emergency services to companion and production animals throughout Iowa and the surrounding states. The CVM at ISU is also dedicated to providing a great educational experience to the next generation of veterinarians and advancing veterinary medicine through innovative research. The successful candidate would join four faculty as well as nine dedicated veterinary technicians (including a credentialed VTS in Anesthesia and Analgesia) in the anesthesia section, which is continually expanding to support the growing and diverse caseload of the LVMC. The LVMC is made up of a robust team of clinicians providing care to patients through our small animal, equine, and food and camelid hospitals which incorporate a wide range of specialty services including cardiology, dentistry, dermatology, emergency and critical care, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and theriogenology. The LVMC is also delighted to offer complementary care to its patients at the hospital through its rehabilitation service. The VCS department strives to maintain a cooperative community of faculty and staff that are allied in teaching, research, and clinical efforts. Therefore, numerous opportunities exist for collaboration across a range of activities. ISU is proud to offer many resources as well as institutional support at the CVM and beyond for faculty members in order to foster their scholarly and pedagogical endeavors and support their successful development as an academic clinician. Required Minimum Qualifications: DVM or equivalent degree.  Successful completion of an American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA) or European, College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA) residency program. Individuals having credentials accepted by the ACVAA/ECVAA or in the second half of an accredited residency training program are also encouraged to apply. State of Iowa Veterinary License on or before first day of employment.
For further information regarding this position, please contact Dr. Emily Wheeler ( To view full posting and to apply: (11/30)

Tenure Track or Clinical Track Assistant - Associate - Full Professor – Primary Care - The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University, located in Ames, Iowa, is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, clinical-track or tenure-track faculty position in Primary Care. The qualifications, documented experience, and interests of the selected candidate will determine appointment rank. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to instruct veterinary students in the art of general small animal practice while providing services to the Ames community and surrounding areas. The Primary Care service works in collaboration with other specialty services to provide exceptional patient care and customer services to our constituents in Iowa, the Midwest, and the nation.  This position entails significant time devoted to clinical teaching and veterinary services within the Primary Care Section of the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC).  Clinical duties will include occasional weekend and after-hours obligations.  Additional efforts could include didactic and laboratory teaching, academic service, and outreach activities.  Collaborative clinical research and publications, developing continuing education opportunities, and developing innovative teaching and/or clinical programs is encouraged. The percentage effort associated with these combined activities will be determined by mutual agreement between the candidate and the Department Chair of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. For more information and to apply, please visit: (8/30)