Veterinary Residency Training with Graduate Research Opportunities
Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Pathology-Colorado State University
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
DVM or equivalent
4 openings available.
Veterinary Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, and Microbiology Residency Training with Graduate Research Opportunities
The Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University offers post-DVM graduate training positions in comparative pathology and microbiology. The core program includes residency training in anatomic pathology, clinical pathology, or microbiology and graduate research. The program is designed to culminate in specialty board certification and granting of MS or PhD degrees. Residency training is facilitated by a diverse faculty, 26 of whom are ACVP, ACVM or ACLAM board certified. Graduate research opportunities include, but are not limited to, the study of bacterial and viral pathogenesis/therapy, mycobacterial diseases, arthropod borne infectious disease, retrovirus pathogenesis/therapy, transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, immunoparasitology, malarial molecular biology and immunology, vector biology, ecological parasitology and cancer or radiation biology. The first three years of residency and graduate training are supported by state funded stipends. NIH sponsored training grants and successful applications for extramural funding support subsequent graduate research. Benefits include paid tuition and health insurance. Applicants must have a DVM or equivalent degree from an AVMA accredited College of Veterinary Medicine/equivalent.
Applications for positions starting July 1, 2023 will be reviewed promptly as they arrive until the position is filled. No submissions will be accepted after October 1st for anatomic and clinical pathology. For additional information and application procedures, visit: https://vetmedbiosci.colostate.edu/mip/. Please select Fall 2023 as the application term, Pathology PhD as the program and indicate the residency program.
For further information about the combined program, please contact Dr. Amy MacNeill; tel. (970 297-5112 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Pathology-Colorado State University
With a focus on understanding internationally important infectious diseases, the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology is home to world-renowned scientists and leaders in laboratory research. Students have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience by working alongside faculty with specialties in bacteriology, mycobacterial diseases, prion biology, vector-borne infectious diseases, virology, and computational biology.