Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Colorectal Surgery

Mar 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Colorectal Surgery - 1402009

The Division of General Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital, and the University of Toronto are searching for an academic colorectal surgeon with a special interest and planned focus in the management of inflammatory bowel disease. The ideal candidate should be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor/Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. The start date will be mutually agreed upon.

The successful candidate should have completed a general surgery residency and colorectal fellowship, including completion of or be registered in a program to complete a graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in clinical epidemiology. In addition, the candidate should have a track record of research activity and ongoing productivity, with clinical and research training including experience and interest in the field of colorectal surgery, He/she must have extensive practical experience in minimally invasive and open surgical approaches to complex inflammatory bowel disease and its complications. He/she should show demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and to teach trainees at all levels. Evidence of excellence in teaching and research is required.

The successful applicant will join the faculty of the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto at a level commensurate with previous experience and academic productivity. Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Salary will be between the range of $200,000 - $400,000 as well as commensurate with qualifications and experience. Estimate based on fee for service billings

Please submit a letter of intent and CV by October 30, 2014 to: Dr. Carol Swallow, Head, Division of General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Suite 1225
600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5,

Correspondence in this regard may be directed to Faryal Mehboob at 416-586-8392 (fax) or

For more information about the Faculty of Medicine/Department of Surgery, please visit our home page at

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: Surgery
Hospital Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Sep 30, 2014
Job Closing: Oct 30, 2014 Open Until Filled