College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Arizona

Our mission at the University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine is to lead the profession as a student-centered program focused on developing career-ready veterinarians who will live healthy meaningful lives and serve society. We value creating an inclusive environment that fosters adaptive, innovative learners who will be successful leaders in the field of veterinary medicine. We believe in emphasizing critical thinking and lifelong evidence-based learning to help students understand their own processes for problem solving and enable them to utilize those skills in their future careers. We are committed to extending The University of Arizona’s rich history of outstanding education to provide our students with the resources that will help them succeed in their career and in life.

College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Arizona Oro Valley, AZ, USA
Nov 09, 2020
Full time
The University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) invites applications for the position of Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Faculty Affairs. The Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Faculty Affairs is a leader and champion for curricular innovation, faculty development, and success. The University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is a new college and the only college of veterinary medicine at a public university in Arizona. Our innovative three-year DVM program is unlike any other. Our student-centered approach focuses on evidenced-based teaching and learning that will prepare our graduates to be day one ready veterinarians and community leaders that serve society at large. The lecture-free pre-clinical curriculum is based entirely on active learning strategies, including team-based learning (TBL) and peer instruction (PI). There is both horizontal and vertical integration of coursework so that content is strategically threaded...