Veterinary Pathologist

Posted 12 Sep 2018

Ivrea, Piemonte - Italy

Req Id 181388


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Your Role:

For our preclinical safety pathology group we are looking for an engaged personality with enthusiasm and excellence in veterinary and toxicologic pathology and a high ambition to contribute valuable pathology data and interpretation in preclinical safety studies for risk assessment of our potential drug candidates. As an associate director of the pathology team you are responsible for the anatomic and clinical pathology group and perform the review of clinical pathology reports; you conduct and/or supervise necropsies of non-human primates, dogs, mini pigs and rodents and recognize, describe and interpret findings at necropsy; you provide scientific guidance and feedback to histology technicians; you participate in histopathology consultations and peer reviews with other pathologists. One major focus of your scientific work will be complex microscopic evaluation and interpretation of tissue sections from animals exposed to test materials and correlate these findings with necropsy, organ weight and clinical pathology findings.

Who you Are

  • DVM/VMD degree or equivalent
  • Formal pathology residency or graduate studies (i.e. MS, PhD) at an institution in which the training of veterinary pathologists is a primary function
  • Board certified by the European College of Veterinary Pathologists (ECVP) or equivalent
  • You should have a broad background in veterinary pathology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Fluently in Italian language

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