Cal Poly Pomona

Employment Opportunities

The Animal Health Science Program (AHS – Vet Tech) at Cal Poly Pomona is currently seeking: 


TEACHING DUTIES:  Provide instruction in the Animal & Veterinary Sciences Department for undergraduate courses complimentary to the Animal Science and Animal Health Science curricula within the College of Agriculture; including courses in veterinary anesthesia, surgical assisting, laboratory procedures, radiology, parasitology, clinical pathology, clinical anatomy, and pharmacology.  Graduates of the AHS Major matriculate with a BS in Animal Health Science, the only four year Bachelor of Science AVMA Accredited degree for Veterinary Technology in California, and one of 17 similar programs nationwide; successful graduates qualify to sit for the California state exam for Registered Veterinary Technicians (RVT).

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have at least a Baccalaureate and be an RVT; however, a Masters and RVT or a DVM is preferred. Prior college or clinical teaching, and lesson planning experience, is desirable.

APPOINTMENTS: Compensation is competitive and based on qualifications. Part-time temporary lecturer appointments are usually made for one academic quarter only (approximately 11 weeks) and can be scheduled to fit your current schedule. Availability of at least 2 days per week is preferred.  Incumbents may be reappointed to subsequent quarters contingent upon funding and favorable performance evaluations.


Dr. Oscar E Chavez, BVetMed MRCVS

Director, Animal Health Science Program                                     

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

Pomona, CA 91768
Direct Line: (909) 869-2401             

AHS Office: (909) 869-2216                                           
FAX: (909) 869-2099                                                                        

NOTE: Upon approval, finalist candidates will be asked to submit a university application, curriculum vitae, official transcript from an accredited educational institution showing highest degree earned , and three (3) recent letters of reference (within the last two years and at least one written within 12 months of the application).

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Cal Poly Pomona subscribes to all state and federal regulations and prohibits discrimination based on gender, race, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, marital status, age, religion, or veteran status. The University hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States.