Resident - Veterinary Pathology Diagnostic Center (0.8 FTE)

Utrecht University
August 21 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Department of Pathobiology at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, the Netherlands has a vacancy for a position as Resident (0.8 FTE). A vacancy exists in the Veterinary Pathology Diagnostic Center (VPDC), starting 1.2.2018. The VPDC provides teaching of DVM students (year 1-6), offers service in diagnostic pathology (companion, farm and exotic animals) and performs patient oriented research.

The pathology residency of the Department of Pathobiology is an in-service training programme in veterinary pathology that can lead to the certifying examination of the European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ECVP) and that covers all species from the whole animal to the gene. During this time the candidate shall acquire competence and expertise in the broad field of veterinary pathology which will allow the successful pursuit of a career in teaching, research and/or diagnostic pathology.


Your tasks will consist mainly of participation with increasing independence in diagnostic and teaching activities and some research. The position has many contacts with veterinarians, both in the field of clinical medicine as well as research, and biomedical research workers. It is necessary to (co)-author two original articles in the area of veterinary pathology.

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