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Department of Industry – Primary Industry


EMAI – Sydney, Sydney West


Full Time

Closing Date:

19/2/18 11.55 pm

Salary Range:

Departmental Professional Officer – Grade 5

Position Number:



Further details about the position, qualifications, location and EMAI can be found at this link iworkfor and role description click here

Associate Professor/Professor (Veterinary Anatomic Pathology)

Department of Veterinary Biosciences, Melbourne Veterinary School
Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Closing Date: 
25 Mar 2018

Salary: Level D - AUD145,685 - AUD160,500 p.a. or Level E - AUD187,654 p.a., plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment will be determined by the selection panel against the qualifications, experience and level of academic achievement.

The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and team-focused Veterinary Pathologist to join our team in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences at the Melbourne Veterinary School. The Melbourne Veterinary School’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) is AVMA, RCVS and VSAAC accredited and the school is ranked globally at 15th among veterinary professional schools. The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading university and is consistently ranked in the top 30 universities globally, being recognised for its leading and innovative research and teaching. The city of Melbourne is still recognised as the world’s most liveable city and boasts high quality of living, excellent schools, multicultural lifestyles, beaches, sports, and the performing arts.

The Professor or Associate Professor in Veterinary Pathology will be primarily responsible for planning, developing and implementing research, establishing collaborations with researchers in other sections and supervising graduate students enrolled in research and coursework degrees in veterinary pathology. The incumbent will also contribute to the professional training of graduate students and junior academic staff in veterinary pathology.

Being an authority in the profession with high visibility at the national and international levels, the position will play a prominent role in developing the profile of the Faculty and U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital in the state, national and international arenas.

The Professor or Associate Professor in Veterinary Pathology will take a leading role and contribute to curricular development and to the theoretical and practical instruction in veterinary anatomic pathology of students enrolled in the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program. 

The successful candidate will be appointed at either Academic Level D or E, dependent upon the Selection Panel’s assessment of the level of academic achievement of the individual.

The position will be based at the Werribee campus of the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences but will be expected to teach at the Parkville campus from time to time.

Employment Type: full-time continuing position  

Enquiries only to: Professor Amir Noormohammadi  Tel +61 3 973 12275  Email amirh@unimelb.edu.au

For position information and to apply online go to


Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Veterinary Pathology

Location:  St Kitts, Caribbean


Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible education for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand. Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We are currently developing active postgraduate programs in these areas, and will move into a large and modern Pathology building in January 2018.


We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will join a pathology team that includes 2 board certified veterinary clinical pathologists and 4 board certified anatomic pathologists. S/he will report to the Head, Department of Biomedical Sciences and will participate in the teaching of anatomic pathology and histology within the DVM program. In addition, the successful candidate will provide diagnostic (autopsy and surgical) pathology services to the Ross University Veterinary Clinic and is expected to contribute to the research output of our institution and the training of at least one pathology intern.



  • DVM or equivalent degree, Board Certification (ACVP or ECVP) in veterinary anatomic pathology and experience teaching professional veterinary students and graduate students is required. Additionally a PhD degree is highly desirable.


  • The selected candidate will have the capacity to develop an independent or collaborative research program that is consistent with the main focus areas of RUSVM and will have published widely in veterinary medicine and have some experience of supervising postgraduate students.


  • The selected candidate will be willing to publish in appropriate journals and should possess good organizational, written and oral communication skills.


The successful candidate should be able to motivate both, students and peers and promote a culture of collegiality and collaboration within the workplace.


Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and work experience.


Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting curriculum vitae (CV), the name and contact information of 3 referees and a letter of intent describing the vision for their contribution in the areas of teaching, research and service. CV and letter of intent should be in a single document (MS or PDF) and submitted online.


To apply for this opportunity please click here: http://bit.ly/2mOgMV6 or direct general inquiries to Cynthia.Butchley@adtalem.com.  Review of applications will begin upon receipt of the required documentation and will continue until the position is filled.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today

Veterinary Pathologist

Location:  Gribbles, Melbourne

An opening exists for a full time Veterinary Pathologist at the Clayton laboratory, located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Gribbles has dedicated veterinary laboratories in Melbourne and Adelaide. We provide a diagnostic pathology service for companion animals, livestock, laboratory and zoo animals and wildlife. We also have an active molecular division involved in the development and provision of veterinary diagnostic and screening tests using the latest molecular techniques. Gribbles is owned and backed by the broader network of Australian Clinical Labs, Australia’s third largest pathology provider.


The scope of pathology work at this laboratory is wide and is a true mix of animal pathology, and of both anatomical and clinical pathology. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic veterinary pathologist with a client oriented approach and excellent communication skills to join our Melbourne pathology team. Duties will include interpretation of both anatomical (histopathology) and clinical pathology (haematology, biochemistry, urinalysis, cytology) data and provision of services and advice to submitting veterinarians. We would encourage veterinary pathologists with skill in anatomical pathology, clinical pathology and or an interest or development of further skills in clinical pathology. Our supportive professional environment also provides opportunities for further career development through continuing professional education development and active participation in continuing education seminars for clients.


Essential to the position is a veterinary degree suitable for Australian registration, previous experience in both diagnostic anatomical and clinical veterinary pathology, and a demonstrated commitment to providing a high quality pathology service. Board certification by the ACVP/ECVCP or Fellowship of the ACVSc is preferred, although board-eligible or other highly qualified applicants will also be considered. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.


If you are interested in taking on this exciting challenge, please forward your CV and a covering letter by email to Dr Mark Williamson on +61 3 9538 6735 or mark.williamson@gribbles.com.au – Gribbles Veterinary Pathology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Toxicologic Pathologist, Team Manager – Based in Singapore

MNC Toxicology Research Institute
Lead a team of 10 Technicians
Based in Singapore

The Company:  A MNC Toxicology research centre is seeking for an Anatomic Pathologist to join their team as Manager of the Pathology Group. You will be part of the team to develop a next generation of lifestyle consumer products that will have far reaching impact.

The Role:  From a technical aspect, the Veterinarian Pathologist will be responsible for delivering pathology assessments and providing toxicology, pathology and preclinical expertise to the R&D site. You will provide professional leadership, direction, and guidance as a subject matter expert in pathology for research studies/projects. Also, you will plan and perform pathology assessments to accurately identify key scientific and pathological findings, interpret pathology data sets and author pathology reports which may be used for regulatory submissions.

Functioning at a management level, the Veterinarian Pathologist will be in charge of two major laboratory teams in order to deliver high quality biological samples. You will provide technical leadership by enabling ongoing training and continuing education as well as to evaluate them on their individual performance. In addition, the pathology manager will represents the department at interdisciplinary meetings, internally as well as externally, including establishing and maintaining external relationships by serving as a key liaison between company and external scientific advisors on pathological aspects

What you possess: To be considered for the opportunity, you need be a Doctor in Veterinary Medical specialising in anatomic pathology in laboratory animals such as rodents. Preferable, you are someone who is a Diplomate of American College of Pathology or European College of Pathology.  You have minimum 8 years in pathology and/or drug development projects within a contract research organisation or industrial setting. Ideally, you would possess knowledge of OECD GLP requirements and been working in pre-clinical or nonclinical toxicology research. Inhalation toxicology experience would be highly regarded.
We are seeking a leader with the ability to manage team size of 10 technicians and you are someone adept in navigate matrix organisation with multiple stakeholders.

What you get in return?  The company offers you a fresh perspective. Here, you will never stop exploring and discovering. They take on-the-job learning to another level, giving you every opportunity to develop your career and reach your full potential. With innovative technologies, services, and processes, backed by a competitive salary and compensation package, you will work in a professional setting with clients and team members from all over the world.  This position is on a local package with a one-time relocation support provided to successful international candidate.

Next Steps:  We invite suitable candidates to send your resume to Charis@ethosbc.com and express your interest. Candidates with relevant experience will be contacted for an initial discussion.

Link to apply: https://www.ethosbc.com/applyjob/healthcare-and-lifesciences-jobs/veterinarian-histopathologist-manager/1306228

Veterinary Pathologists

Company  -  IDEXX
  • Excellent work environment and stimulating cases
  • Positions available across Australia
  • Cutting-edge digital technology enhances our service to clients and the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues around the world


7,000 people, one global focus - enhancing the health and well-being of pets, people, and livestock.


We are passionate about what we do at IDEXX and why wouldn’t we be? When you’re working with the very latest technological advancements to raise the standard of health care for pets and keep our livestock population around the globe healthy and free of disease, it’s no wonder that what we do each day is more than just a job. There’s an energy across IDEXX that is unmistakable where caring and committed people come together to make things better.


Due to the continuing growth of our business we are seeking experienced Veterinary Pathologists to join our team across Australia. To be a success you will be an experienced Veterinary Pathologist with qualifications in anatomic pathology.


As a member of our Professional Services Team who will deliver an efficient, effective, comprehensive and timely veterinary pathology service with diagnostic anatomic pathology evaluations, interpretations and follow-up consultations. You will be using the very latest high-resolution digital pathology solutions which will enable you to work collaboratively with your IDEXX colleagues throughout the country and around the world.


In addition, as a member of the Professional Services Team you will participate in training and education opportunities for veterinary clients, oversee internal and external quality control programs within the national laboratory network and contribute to innovation and process improvement through our Quality culture


Our professional team environment provides opportunities for Continuing Professional Development and excellent support for your career progression.


Essential to this position is a veterinary degree suitable for Australian registration, previous experience in diagnostic veterinary pathology and a demonstrated commitment to providing a high-quality service. Diplomates of the ACVP or ECVP or Fellows of the ANZCVSc are preferred, although other highly qualified applicants will be considered.


If you are interested in joining the global market leader, please apply at www.idexx.com or contact Kate Harris, Human Resources Business Partner, kate-harris@idexx.com or 02 9898 7387.


Veterinary Clinical Pathologist - Gribbles, Melbourne

  • Full time or part time position (flexible)
  • Work with a fantastic team of pathologists
  • Melbourne, Australia - the world's most livable city

A fantastic opportunity exists for a veterinary clinical pathologist to join our Melbourne team.

The client focused role will involve interpretation of diagnostic tests, telephone consultation with submitting veterinarians and managing quality standards through QC and QA programs. You will thrive on developing strong working relationships with laboratory staff and clinical veterinarians and enjoy supporting the business through continuing education seminars for clients.

As an experienced diagnostic pathologist, you have exceptional veterinary diagnostic laboratory knowledge and can demonstrate a history of providing high quality, client-oriented pathology. Essential to this position is a veterinary degree suitable for registration in Australia. Board certification by the ACVP/ECVP or Fellowship of the ANZCVS is preferred.
To submit your application please forward your resume and a covering letter by email to Melinda McGrath, CEO of Australian Clinical Labs, melinda.mcgrath@clinicallabs.com.au  Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Dr Mark Williamson on +61 3 95386735 or mark.williamson@gribbles.com.au


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Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist, Academic Specialist

The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) (https://animalhealth.msu.edu/) in the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications for a position in anatomic pathology as an Academic Specialist. Applicants must have a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree. Board certification or eligibility by the American or European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP or ECVP) is strongly desired. Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required. This position is in the university’s Academic Specialist Continuing Appointment System. A complete description of the MSU Academic Specialist system is available at: http://www.hr.msu.edu/documents/facacadhandbooks/academicspecialist/

To apply, go to: https://careers.msu.edu. Job number 446768. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae along with the names and contact information for three professional references who will be asked to evaluate the candidate's diagnostic acumen, interpersonal and communication skills, research experience and potential, and teaching attributes. Candidates must also include a letter of intent specifying their qualifications, professional experience, career goals, history of funding, and statement of future collaborative research plans.

Informal inquiries to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Rebecca Smedley, are welcome (phone: 517- 432-4803 or smedley1@dcpah.msu.edu). Review of applications will be initiated as of August 25, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Further information on the position advertisement

Veterinary Pathologist - AHHL, Geelong

Location:    AHHL, Geelong
Salary:       AU$95K - AU$103K plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Reference No:  46061

The Veterinary Pathologist role within CSIRO Health and Biosecurity supports our animal studies in the Dangerous Pathogens area. This role will require working at high levels of bio-containment and with a variety of serious human and veterinary pathogens.

As part of the Dangerous Pathogens team, the Veterinary Pathologist will provide support for animal challenge experiments with a variety of infectious agents at different levels of bio-containment. They will use their expertise in pathology to assist in the development, implementation and interpretation of research projects in the area of zoonotic and emergency animal diseases for the purpose of mitigating their impact on Australian society, economy and environment. The role will also communicate the outcomes of the research through written and oral means, and provide technical and policy advice when necessary.

For further information on the position including duties and key result areas, security assessment and microbiological and security requirements for personnel working on the AHHL site, selection criteria and how to apply click here

Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist

The College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications from enthusiastic, motivated and highly qualified individuals to join our group of faculty in anatomic pathology within the Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation (PDI) and the MSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL).  Depending on interests and qualifications, the appointment may be in the Tenure System or in the Health Programs (HP) Faculty Appointment System.  The successful applicant will be expected to enhance the education and service missions of the CVM and VDL and collaborate with and/or establish their own research programs in clinical and diagnostic areas. 

Applicants must have a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree as well as board certification by the American or European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP or ECVP).  For applicants interested in appointment in the Tenure System, a PhD in a field aligned with veterinary pathology and evidence of potential for developing an extramurally funded research program is required; at least one year of post-doctoral experience is preferred.  

The MSU CVM is a major referral center for companion animals and horses as well as for livestock, laboratory, zoo, and wildlife species.  It has outstanding veterinary medical professionals and facilities, and it offers an excellent environment for professional growth and advancement in anatomic pathology. The VDL is one of the premier veterinary diagnostic laboratories in the United States and provides full-service laboratory support to the MSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital, as well as to clients nationally and internationally.  The MSU VDL is a state-of-the-art has a large and well-established residency program in pathology which provides faculty the opportunity to participate in training the next generation of veterinary diagnostic scientists.

The successful candidate in the tenure system is expected to establish and maintain an independent research program that employs contemporary investigative techniques in an area of their interest which complements current departmental and college interests in translational biomedical research and supports graduate education.  Opportunities abound for the candidate to become part of many exciting opportunities for collaborative and interdisciplinary research through MSU’s strong focus on comparative medicine and One Health.

The appointed individual must have a strong commitment to providing outstanding professional diagnostic service through the necropsy and surgical pathology services for our clinical colleagues within the CVM Veterinary Teaching Hospital, as well as for private veterinary general practitioners, specialty veterinary clinics, farmers, pathology laboratories and other clients of the MSU VDL. The successful candidate will participate in the preclinical training of DVM students and will participate in advising, mentoring, and instruction of graduate students and pathology residents.  

To apply, go to:  https://jobs.msu.edu.  Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae along with the names and contact information for three professional references who will be asked to evaluate the candidate's research experience and potential, diagnostic acumen, interpersonal and communication skills, and teaching attributes. Candidates must also include a letter of intent specifying their qualifications, professional experience, career goals, commitment to diagnostic service, history of research funding, and statement of future research plans.

Salary and rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Informal inquiries to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Kurt Williams (will1273@cvm.msu.edu), are welcome (phone: 517-432-6320 or (PDIchairANAT@cvm.msu.edu), or visit our website www.cvm.msu.edu/departments/pdi.   Review of applications will be initiated November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Michigan State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and educator. Women and individuals from under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Senior Veterinarian (Pathobiology)

(Salary : HKD115,795 per month (Note 3) )

Entry Requirements :

(a) a veterinary qualification registrable in Hong Kong under the Veterinary Surgeons Registration Ordinance, Cap. 529;

(b) a higher qualification in pathology; such as membership of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists in a relevant discipline, or equivalent;

(c) a minimum of 5 years’ experience in providing diagnostic pathology services; and

(d) met the language proficiency requirements of Level 2 or above in English Language in Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) or Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent.

Notes: (1) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment.  (2) Preference will be given to those candidates with qualifications making them authorized to advertise as, or profess to be, a specialist in a relevant discipline in Hong Kong.  (3) A gratuity plus the Government’s Mandatory Provident Fund contributions equivalent to 15% of the total basic salary drawn may be granted if the contract is satisfactorily completed with consistently high standard of performance and conduct.

More details about the vacancy are available at the following Civil Service Bureau’s website (http://www.csb.gov.hk) and on-line application can be made through the same website.  Interested parties can also download and return the completed application form to Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, 5/F., Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong


There is no specific closing date for application for this position, but applications will close without further announcement when the vacancy is filled.  Confidential inquiries can be made to: christopher_john_brackman@afcd.gov.hk


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