SUMMARY: Part time adjunct faculty needed to teach courses in the Veterinary Technology (AAS) program. Duties include teaching, lab/classroom maintenance. Preference given to those with related industry credentials (CVT/RVT).
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCERequired:
Veterinary Technology/Technician Associate's degree (or higher) from an AVMA accredited program or a Bachelor's degree in a related field
A minimum of 4000 hours (approximately 2 years' full time) related professional work experience in the field of veterinary medicine; hands-on experience working with live animals in a variety of species within the past 7 years
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point and other computer skills
Certified/Registered Veterinary Technician, holding an active license, in good standing
Previous teaching experience
Colorado Mesa University is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and who have a demonstrated commitment to improving the levels of access and success for underrepresented students within higher education.
Colorado Mesa University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history. Applicant must be able to verify U.S. employment eligibility. Colorado Mesa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Any person with a disability as defined by the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) may be provided a reasonable accommodation upon request to enable the person to complete an employment assessment. To request an accommodation, please contact the CMU Human Resources Office by phone or email. You may be asked to provide additional information, including medical documentation, regarding functional limitations and type of accommodation needed.
Colorado Mesa University Attn: Human Resources Office 1100 North Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81501
Founded in 1925, Colorado Mesa University is a comprehensive regional public higher education institution offering liberal arts, professional, and technical programs at the master's, bachelor's, associate and certificate levels.
At Colorado Mesa, we take great pride in providing educational opportunities and tools that help students succeed in today's complex and interconnected world. Our focus is on providing quality academic programs, built on a strong liberal arts core that support students' interests and regional employment needs, as well as technical programs that respond to vocational workforce demands.
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