Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Academic Dermatologist
Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Academic Dermatologist - 1701030
The Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto and the Women's College Hospital (WCH) Division of Dermatology is seeking to recruit a Clinician Scientist with an interest and demonstrated excellence in carrying out independent research, teaching and patient care activities. The successful applicant will be committed to a career in Academic Dermatology and should be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. The successful applicant will also hold an appointment as Scientist, Women's College Research Institute at Women's College Hospital. Effective start date of appointment is September 1 2017, or a mutually agreeable date.
The individual will spend 75% of their time in research and will have academic aspirations that are aligned with the mission, vision and values of WCH. The ideal candidate will have completed advanced research training (e.g. MSc, PhD or equivalent) with expertise in clinical epidemiology and translational research methodology. The ideal candidate will also have specific clinical and research expertise in complex inflammatory and neoplastic skin diseases and related biologic therapies in adult patients and in patients transitioning from pediatric to adult health care systems. They will be expected to build a related innovative dermatology clinical research program in collaboration and partnership with other relevant subspecialties such as respirology, rheumatology, immunology and allergy. The remaining 25% of their time will be clinical and teaching, participating in ambulatory patient care and clinical teaching and supervision in the areas of general dermatology, atopic dermatitis and transition clinics for young adults.
The successful candidate must hold an MD degree, have graduate degree training or equivalent, and have proven ability for independent research with demonstrated excellence and productivity. Applicants must have or be eligible for licensure in the province of Ontario. Academic rank, salary and contractual arrangements will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Remuneration will also depend upon the academic rank, qualifications and amount of clinical work performed but will be in the usual range for an academic Dermatologist in the Province of Ontario at a minimum of approximately $200,000 - $300,000 per year.
Applications will be accepted until July 31, 2017 or until the position is filled.
Should you be interested in this opportunity, please forward your Curriculum Vitae, a one-page statement of interest for this position, and the names of three referees to Dr. Paula Harvey, Interim Physician-in-Chief of Medicine, (WCH).
Dr. Paula Harvey
Interim Physician in Chief, Department of Medicine
C/O Monica Khalil
Women's College Hospital
76 Grenville Street, Room 3465
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1B2
Women's College Hospital is the first independent, fully ambulatory hospital in Ontario and is a University of Toronto fully-affiliated teaching hospital. Women's College Hospital is committed to advancing and advocating for the health care options for all by researching, evaluating, teaching, disseminating and delivering new treatments and models of system-integrated care. Three broad themes are at the core of the hospital and the Department of Medicine's strategic focus: health system solutions; complex chronic conditions; and health for women. Women's College Hospital is the home of the recently established University of Toronto Centre for Ambulatory Care Education (CACE), and the WCH Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care (WIHV).
For more information about the Department of Medicine please visit: http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca/Home.htm.
The University of Toronto and Women's College Hospital is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes 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
Hospital Affiliation: Women's College Hospital
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jun 21, 2017
Job Closing: Jul 31, 2017 Open Until Filled