Assistant / Associate Professor - Gynaecologic Oncology

May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate Professor - Gynaecologic Oncology - 1601802

Joint Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - University Health Network and Sinai Health System

The University Health Network (UHN) and Sinai Health System (SHS) in partnership with the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, is seeking a fulltime GYNAECOLOGIC ONCOLOGIST with demonstrated excellence in Gynaecologic Oncology to practice within our multi-disciplinary setting. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2017 or sooner.

The Gynaecologic Oncology at UHN and SHS is integrated into a multidisciplinary group including medical and radiation oncology, pathology and radiology. This group is the largest of its kind in Canada and one of the largest in North America with over 1,000 consultations per year, providing comprehensive care to women with gynaecologic malignancies. The Division participates in teaching of trainees at all levels and it includes a Royal College accredited Gynaecologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine. The Division has a robust and productive research program that includes basic, translational, clinical, health services and global health initiatives. Research forms a high strategic priority and is strongly supported by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at UHN and SHS.

Those candidates with focus on either research in medical education, clinician investigator, surgical innovation, or basic/translational research are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate's focus will include undergraduate and postgraduate education at the level of the Division of Gynaecologic Oncology at UHN/SHS and the University of Toronto. She/He must be a strong team player with solid commitment to patient care, innovative research and teaching. There will be considerable collaboration with other specialties within this multidisciplinary group.

The qualified applicants should be certified (or eligible for certification) by the RCPSC and must hold an MD degree, be licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment with the University of Toronto's Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the minimum rank of Assistant Professor. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will promote and demonstrate excellence in professional practice and conduct.

Qualified candidates are requested to apply with a letter of interest, three references and curriculum vitae to:

Dr. Marcus Bernardini, Head, Gynecologic Oncology at:

Mailing Address:
Princess Margaret Cancer Center
OPG Wing, 6th Floor
610 University Avenue,
Toronto, ON M5G 2M9

Courier Address:
OPG, 6th Floor Rm 6-812
700 University Avenue,
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z5

The closing date for application is December 15, 2016, although the position will remain open until filled.

For more information on the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Toronto, please visit Http://

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: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Hospital Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital, University Health Network
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Nov 14, 2016
Job Closing: Dec 15, 2016, 11:59 EST