• Reno

🌟 Job Advertisement: Director, Laboratory Animal Medicine 🌟

Location: Reno, Nevada

Are you a compassionate and experienced veterinarian looking to take the next step in your career? We are actively seeking a talented Director of Laboratory Animal Medicine to join our team at our Safety Assessment site in Reno, Nevada.


– Located in Reno, Nevada

– Conducts GLP and non-GLP studies

– Focus on Nonhuman primate (NHP) and rat species

– Boasts 150 animal rooms and a dedicated team of ~800 employees

Position Overview:

As the Director of Laboratory Animal Medicine, you will be at the forefront of ensuring the well-being and health of laboratory animals in our state-of-the-art facility. Your expertise will be instrumental in supporting research programs, collaborating with study directors, and maintaining the highest standards of animal care.

Key Responsibilities:

Clinical Duties:

  • Oversee the health and welfare of all research animals in our facility, personally and through your dedicated team.
  • Conduct daily observations of animals, meticulously document clinical findings, and promptly address any signs of discomfort or distress.
  • Propose and implement enhancements to our animal program to elevate the quality of care and streamline study processes.
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of animal care and use training.
  • Provide vital oversight of our surgical programs.
  • Ensure strict adherence to company, industry, and regulatory standards.
  • Oversee a team of 6 Clinical Veterinarians

Support Services

  • Comprehensive support services include:
  • Formulations and Analytical Chemistry
  • Bioanalysis
  • Immunology
  • Molecular biology
  • Anatomic and clinical pathology
  • Imaging


Education: Doctoral degree (D.V.M./V.M.D.) in Veterinary Medicine and a Master’s degree (M.S.) in a relevant discipline related to laboratory animal medicine.

Experience: A minimum of 8-10 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience that meets or exceeds the specified requirements.

Certification/Licensure: Hold a current license to practice veterinary medicine in at least one state.

Other: ACLAM Diplomate Status is preferred, and USDA accreditation is desirable.


If you’re a compassionate, skilled veterinarian with a passion for advancing science while upholding the highest standards of laboratory animal care, we want to hear from you! Join our team in Reno, Nevada, and make a meaningful impact on the world of research.

Apply now to be a part of our dedicated team in Reno and contribute to groundbreaking science while ensuring the highest standards of animal welfare. Your expertise and compassion will guide us “EVERY STEP OF THE WAY.” πŸΎπŸ”¬βœ¨