Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Academic EP Cardiologist

Location
Toronto,
Posted
Jun 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Academic EP Cardiologist - 1700906


The Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Department of Medicine at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is inviting applications for the position of Academic Cardiologist- Electrophysiologist. This full-time appointment will be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto as a Clinician Scientist at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. It is expected that the position will be 25% clinical and 75% related to research. Expected start date is January 1, 2018 or another mutually agreeable date thereafter.

We are seeking a physician who will foster excellence in electrophysiology research. Clinical work will include both in and out-patient arrhythmia service, electrophysiology lab and device implant lab; as well as service on the general cardiology ward and teaching in the context of clinical care. The successful applicant will join a group of three full-time and four part-time electrophysiologists. The Arrhythmia Services performs approximately 350 ablations/EPS, 400+ pacemaker implants and 250 ICD implants per year. Candidate must have training in ablation of simple and complex arrhythmias and device therapy and must have a significant publication record. A research focus on complex arrhythmias, particularly image-guided therapeutics or health outcomes, would strongly align with the strategic priority of the Schulich Heart Program.

The successful candidate must hold an MD degree, have or be eligible for certification in Cardiology/Internal Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure in the province of Ontario. Estimated remuneration will be in the range of $300,000-$400,000 (fee-for-service estimate) commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience. Applicant will also participate in the department's group medical, dental and life insurance benefit plans.

Applications will be accepted until August 15, 2017. Letters including curriculum vitae and names and addresses of three (3) referees should be sent to:

Dr. Bradley Strauss, Division Head, Cardiology Division
Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Room D408, 2075 Bayview Avenue,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5
or by e-mail to: halleh.rezvany@sunnybrook.ca

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an academic health sciences centre located in Toronto, Ontario. The Schulich Heart Program is a tertiary cardiac care centre providing cardiovascular care to central Greater Toronto Area.

The Department of Medicine is committed to excellence in clinical care, education and research. Department members have excellent opportunities for educational and research endeavors with protected time for scholarly activities to ensure rewarding, fulfilling career development.
For more information about the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca

For more information about the Department of Medicine at Sunnybrook, please visit our website at sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=dept-med-home

The University of Toronto and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre are strongly committed to diversity within their communities and especially welcome applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, 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.


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: Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: May 31, 2017
Job Closing: Aug 15, 2017 11:59 EST

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