Department of Veterinary Medicine - Equine Clinic, General Surgery and Radiology

The Department of Veterinary Medicine - Equine Clinic, General Surgery and Radiology is searching for a Veterinarian (postdoc) (m/f/d), Full-time employment, unlimited, salary group 14 TV-L FU

Application deadline: May 31, 2022

A permanent position in the clinic for horses is to be filled by August 1st, 2022


  • Participation in the emergency service (night, weekend, public holiday) of the equine clinic
  • Participation in teaching, research and services at the clinic for horses in all specialist areas with a focus on internal medicine
  • Independent patient care
  • Point of contact for assistants and technical personnel in the emergency service
  • Guidance for vets (interns), paramedics, TMFA's and students
  • Ensuring documentation and quality of medical care
  • Prepare the shift handover of the patient animals in writing
  • Preparation of discharge reports
  • Invoicing
  • Basic interest in quality assurance and academic self-administration

Recruitment requirements:

  • Approval and doctorate as a veterinarian
  • German language


  • Specialist veterinary training (or in the final), i.e. DipECEIM
  • Experience in the care of emergency patients
  • reliable knowledge of the interpretation of laboratory results
  • Knowledge of clinical hygiene and infection prevention
  • Interest in the internal diseases of horses including eye and foal diseases
  • High motivation for service; high degree of resilience, reliability and willingness to perform
  • Organization and participation in further education and training programs
  • Experience/ interest as well as commitment and motivation in student training in theory and practice
  • Experience and interest in scientific work (implementation/supervision of research projects/doctoral students, own PhD possible), Willingness to take on tasks in the field of operational and teaching organization
  • Communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • Very good language skills in German and English

Applications should be sent electronically by e-mail to Prof. Dr. H. Gehlen: or by post to:

Free University of Berlin Department of Veterinary Medicine, Clinic for horses, general surgery and radiology
Prof. Dr. H Gehlen, Oertzenweg 19 b, 14163 Berlin (Duppel)