viernes, 11 de diciembre de 2009

Volunteering: Veterinary in California!

(Deadline for applications is December 30, 2009).

The Marine Mammal Center, and equal opportunity employer, in collaboration with the University of California at Davis has an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Intern, based in Sausalito at The Marine Mammal Center. This position is scheduled to start July 1, 2010 and will last for one year. This position requires a DVM degree or equivalent and previous marine mammal or wildlife experience is desirable. Preference will be given to individuals that possess at least one year of clinical veterinary experience. The Marine Mammal Center veterinary staff includes two full-time veterinarians, three veterinary technicians, a medical technologist and research staff. The Veterinary Intern’s responsibilities include assisting the veterinary medical staff in providing medical management of a large number of stranded marine mammals (mostly pinnipeds); performing post mortem examinations, sample-taking for various research projects, and record-keeping. A research paper or case report should be completed during the internship.

If qualified, send your CV, letter of intent and three professional references to Dr. William Van Bonn, The Marine Mammal Center, 2000 Bunker Road, Fort Cronhkite, Sausalito, CA 94965-2609. E-mail: vanbonnb@tmmc.org.

www.MarineMammalCenter.org