01/06/2018

Wildlife veterinarian


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien (University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciencesVeterinary medicine
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    24/06/2018 00:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Wien (Vienna)
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/09/2018

Performs clinical wildlife medicine in hospital and field settings independently (distance immobilisation, wildlife anaesthesia and monitoring, surgery, emergency and trauma treatment, wound and pain management, obstetrics, etc.);

Responsible for animal veterinary care at the Research Insitute/Department (animal health and husbandry, diet plans, vaccination and deworming schemes, etc.);

Supports scientific projects at the Department with veterinary expertise;

Administration (clinic and apothecary management, orderings);

Possibility to develop, aquire funds and collaborations and perform the management of independent research and projects in the field of wildlife medicine and wildlife conservation.

Additional comments

experienced researcher (post doc)

Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

Completed degree or doctorate/PhD in veterinary medicine;

Several years experience in clinical veterinary medicine, especially wildlife medicine; Profound knowlegde of clinical wildlife medicine (distance immobilisation, wildlife anaesthesia and monitoring, surgery, diagnostics, emergency and trauma treatment)

Experience in management of an animal population;

Experience in managing field projects and veterinary practice- and apothecary management;

Scientific English (written and spoken), basic German (written and spoken) or prepared to learn German;

Prepared to travel internationally;

High motivation for wildlife medicine;

Experience in scientific working and writing desirable;

Able to work in a team

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Research Institute of Wildlife Ecology
Austria
Wien (Vienna)
1210
Veterinaerplatz 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 311244