May and June, 1998

Position available -
Swine clinic

Two-person swine clinic in Northwest Indiana seeking additional associate. Clinic is strictly swine oriented, completely computerized with PigCHAMP(R) bureau. Excellent progressive clientele with emphasis on herd health and production medicine. The right candidate can expect excellent salary, pension, health, disability, and malpractice insurance provided. Send resume to:

Dr. Karen Lehe
706 N. 4th Street
PO Box 297
Wolcott, IN 47995

or call 219-279-2526.

Position available - Agribusiness practitioner

Do you like a job where you know what you are doing "makes a difference?"

Do you like to work independently, yet are you a team player?

Are you able to successfully make things happen?

Can you anticipate needs and help set priorities?

Circle Four Farms, the largest and fastest-growing agribusiness in Utah, is looking for a Swine Practitioner. Qualifications include DVM degree with emphasis in swine medicine, minimum of 3 years swine experience preferred, ability to work with people in a team environment, and excellent communication skills. Must be available to start work by June 1, 1998. Competitive compensation including benefit package provided. Inquiries and resumes should be directed to:

Circle Four Farms
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 100
Milford, UT 84751

Fax: 435-387-2530

Position available - Extension / research

The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine at Urbana-Champaign is seeking applications for the position of Swine Extension Veterinarian and Director of Research Stations. This position is a full-time, tenure-track position as assistant professor beginning September 1, 1998. Salary is negotiable.

To qualify, the candidate must have a DVM or equivalent degree, substantial field experience in swine production medicine, and a broad knowledge of the swine industry. Preference will be given to the individual with an advanced degree and demonstration of excellent oral and written communication skills.

Duties will include developing and conducting long-range effective continuing education and extension programs that will support the veterinary profession and swine industry in controlling and preventing diseases of swine. The responsibilities of the Director of Research Stations will include maintenance of herd health programs and coordination of facilities and personnel for faculty research project on the College's research farms. The teaching duties will include participation in the College teaching programs in areas of the candidate's expertise and interest. The research duties will include participating in interdisciplinary swine health research in cooperation with other researchers.

To ensure full consideration, documentation should be received by July 1, 1998. To apply, please submit a curriculum vitae and three letters of reference. The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. Please send applications to: Ms. Judy Mewes, Veterinary CEPS, 2001 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802, phone: 217-333-2907.

Position available - Research assistantship

I have at least one PhD graduate research assistantship available for a DVM graduate to start 1 July/August 1998. Degree could be in Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Preventive Medicine, or Immunobiology at Iowa State University.

Research to focus on epidemiologic aspects of multi-site production and infectious agent elimination via isolated weaning.

Send resume to and/or contact:

DL Hank Harris, DVM, PhD
223 Science I
Microbiology, Immunology, and Preventive Medicine
Colleges of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011

Office: 515-294-1664
Fax: 515-294-6019

Swine veterinarian wanted

The Pork Group, part of the Tyson Foods Family of Rogers, Arkansas is seeking a veterinarian for its Central Oklahoma operations. Primary responsibilities include managing herd health and conducting in-house educational programs. A DVM is required. Accreditation and licensing in both Oklahoma and Arkansas will be required within 1 year of hire. Experience with live swine production and swine health programs is desirable. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is identified. Contact:

Dr. Russ Nugent
1225 Hudson Road - AR07219
Rogers, AR 72757.

Tyson Foods is an equal opportunity employer (EOE/M/F/D/V).