About the position
The Division of Laboratory Animal Services (DLAS) at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia, is seeking an experienced, compassionate and collaborative leader for the position of Director of Laboratory Animal Services to manage a multi-site complex for animal care and use.
While all applications will be reviewed, the ideal candidate will:
▪ Hold a veterinary license in the USA
▪ Be eligible and willing to obtain a Georgia State Veterinary License
▪ Have had five or more years' experience (fiscal and administrative) managing a complex animal care and use program
▪ Have strong and demonstrable interpersonal skills
Additional information about the position, including a leadership profile, can be found at www.wittkieffer.com.
DLAS maintains a centralized animal care program with administrative management of six on-campus and one off-campus animal facilities. The animal facility and use program is accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC), a Registered Research Facility with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA No. 57-R-0002) and has an Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare Assurance number.
How to Apply:
Application materials should be submitted to the candidate portal. Nominations and inquiries can be directed to WittKieffer consultants Mercedes Chacon Vance and Kim Brettschneider at AugustaDirLAS@wittkieffer.com. All nominations and applications shall be confidential.
Augusta University and AU Health System are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers.