Equine Veterinary Internship


The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a well-deserved reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. The School has high quality facilities at the UQ Gatton Campus and maintains a clinic at the Dayboro north-west of Brisbane.

The role: This position will contribute to referral clinical services in the Equine Hospital at the Gatton Campus of The University of Queensland under the supervision of specialists in equine internal medicine, surgery, reproduction, diagnostic imaging and anaesthesia.

In this role, the intern will help to perform a broad range of clinical activities and services and will work in a combined clinical, teaching and research environment. This position will also assist in the training of undergraduate and postgraduate students through demonstration and practical instruction.

The person: Applicants should possess a degree in Veterinary Science or equivalent, registrable in Queensland.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to the contact person listed in the job advertisement.

Remuneration: This is a full-time, fixed-term (12 month) position at Clinical Academic level A, Increment 1. The current remuneration package for this level is $66,283 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be $72,580. p.a.)

Enquiries: To discuss this role, please contact Dr Carlos Medina-Torres, telephone (07) 5460 1799 or email c.medina@uq.edu.au. To submit an application for this role, go http://jobs.uq.edu.au/caw/en/job/506690/equine-veterinary-internship and use the Apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume, Academic transcripts and Selection Criteria responses.

Applications close: 18 February 2019

Job no: 506690


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