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The Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (VBS) Department in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) at South Dakota State University (SDSU) is offering an exciting career opportunity in a tenure-track faculty position in Veterinary Infectious Disease. We are looking for a creative and innovative professional with understanding of food animal agriculture and expertise in veterinary microbiology / immunology to explore innovative processes and develop cutting-edge tools that will enhance and strengthen the health of food animal agriculture. The ideal candidate will develop and maintain an extramurally-funded research program, train the next generation of veterinary scientists and food animal veterinarians, and contribute to the diagnostic mission of the department.

The VBS Department has a long history of national recognition for research in veterinary infectious disease, which is fully supported by newly renovated and well-equipped laboratory spaces. Equipment and expertise within the department currently support a wide range of infectious disease research activities and include next-generation sequencing capabilities, immunophenotyping and BSL-3 facilities. Access to on-campus supercomputing is also available.

The South Dakota Animal Disease Research & Diagnostic Laboratory (ADRDL) is housed within the VBS Department. The ADRDL is an accredited, full-service veterinary diagnostic laboratory that serves the needs of veterinarians, animal agriculture, wildlife agencies and pet owners nationwide. Based on qualifications, this position may acquire section leader responsibilities within the ADRDL.

The Professional Program in Veterinary Medicine (PPVM) is another important facet of the VBS Department. The PPVM is a cooperative program with the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine (UMN CVM) and encompasses the first two years of the professional veterinary curriculum. Students complete 2 years of their Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree education at SDSU, and then finish their final two years at the UMN CVM. This position will support teaching in the PPVM with the area of focus based on qualifications and interest.

This is a 12-month, full time, benefit eligible, tenure-track faculty position. Documented qualifications and experience will determine appointment rank. This position is supervised by the VBS Department Head.

South Dakota State University promotes access to and opportunities for all to receive the benefit of and participate in education, research, and service and is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to this land-grant mission of access. 

The primary responsibilities of this position are to develop and lead an active, independent and extramurally-funded research program focused on veterinary microbiology / immunology with emphasis in infectious disease, classical and/or molecular diagnostics, host/pathogen interaction, and/or vaccinology to meet the needs of animal agriculture and a broad range of stakeholders. This position will also contribute to instructing and/or training undergraduate, graduate and/or professional students, along with post-doctoral scientists and laboratory staff. Additionally, contributions to the diagnostic mission of the ADRDL is also expected.

Position is open until filled with full consideration given to applications received by March 25, 2024.

South Dakota State University accepts applications through an online employment site.  To apply, visit:, search by the position title, view the job announcement, and click on “apply for this job.”  This system will guide you through the electronic application form. This employment site will also require the attachment of a cover letter, which should specifically address how the candidate meets the qualifications as outlined in the advertisement, Curriculum Vitae or resume, and a reference page with the contact information for three professional references.  Email applications will not be accepted.  Please contact South Dakota State University Human Resources at 605-688-4128 if you require assistance with this process.


•    Ph.D. degree in Biological and/or Veterinary Sciences or D.V.M. plus an advanced degree in Biological and/or Veterinary Sciences or a closely related field with an emphasis in veterinary microbiology / immunology is required by the start date;
•    Experience in veterinary diagnostics and communication with veterinarians;
•    Refereed publications related to expertise;
•    Evidence of collaborative research and teamwork capability;
•    Ability to teach undergraduate, graduate and/or veterinary students;
•    Excellent written communication skills;
•    Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

•    Board-certification in veterinary microbiology;
•    Post-doctoral experience or equivalent in veterinary microbiology / immunology;
•    Experience obtaining extramural grant funding for research;
•    Research laboratory leadership and mentorship of graduate students;
•    Experience in teaching at the graduate and/or veterinary school level;
•    Experience in large animal veterinary practice and/or animal agriculture.

Sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States of America.

Job ID: 72565978

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