Full Professor - Program Medical Director, Laboratory Medicine Program

Location
Toronto,
Posted
Mar 09, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Full Professor - Program Medical Director, Laboratory Medicine Program - 1700415


Applications are invited for the position of Program Medical Director in the Laboratory Medicine Program (LMP) at the University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, a fully affiliated academic hospital of the University of Toronto. The effective start date is September 1, 2017, or a mutually agreed upon date.

The Laboratory Medicine Program at UHN is Canada's largest hospital diagnostic laboratory and one of the largest academic laboratories in the world. The LMP is seeking a visionary leader and proven academic laboratory medicine physician to lead the program and enhance its national and international partnerships. The Program Medical Director is responsible for leading the integration of molecular, genomic, genetics, and proteomic testing and developing a high quality academic lab that will position UHN as a global leader in precision medicine. As Program Medical Director you will build on the research and teaching accomplishments of LMP which is made up of over 70 medical and scientific staff, and over 400 medical laboratory technologists, technicians, phlebotomists, pathologists' assistants and other personnel.

Supporting UHN's Purpose, Values and Principles, the Program Medical Director is committed to transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning. Together with the LMP Executive Director and LMP Executive Team, the Program Medical Director will have a shared responsibility for ensuring that clinical, financial and research targets are accomplished. The candidate must hold an MD and have certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent qualifications and be eligible for licensure in the province of Ontario. The successful candidate should be eligible to hold a full time academic appointment at the rank of Professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto. The University of Toronto is Canada's largest university, recognized as a global leader in research and teaching. This full time, permanent position remuneration will be in the range of $350,000 - $450,000 and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested applicants may direct inquiries and submit their CV and names of 3 references by May 19, 2017 to Roger Stevens, Manager of Talent Acquisition, University Health Network, 200 Elizabeth St., Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4. Email: roger.stevens@uhn.ca

University Health Network has a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

For more information about UHN, please visit our web page at http://www.uhn.ca/




For more information about the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, please visit our web page at http://lmp.utoronto.ca/






The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority

Job Field: Clinical
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
Hospital Affiliation: University Health Network
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Mar 8, 2017
Job Closing: May 19, 2017

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