Lecturer / Assistant Professor - Urology

Jun 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Lecturer / Assistant Professor - Urology - 1701070

The Department of Surgery, Division of Urology at Women's College Hospital (fully affiliated with the University of Toronto) is inviting applications for the position of Urologic Surgeon in Sexual Medicine. The effective date of this appointment is tentatively scheduled for September 2017.

Responsibilities include a full clinical urology practice, research, education, and administrative responsibilities. The successful candidate will be primarily based at Women's College Hospital and will be a full member of the Women's College Hospital Department of Surgery practice plan. This position includes a cross- appointment with the Sinai Health System, with a requirement to provide on-call and acute care urological surgery services.

Clinical focus: The successful candidate will have specialized fellowship training in sexual medicine and surgery for treatment of both female and male sexual dysfunction and provide leadership the development of centralized, integrated, team-based programs in this field. An interest and training in transgender surgery is required, as well as a strong foundation in general urology. An ambulatory surgical practice is essential.

Research: A background at a Masters level or higher (enrolled or completed) in research, education or management is a prerequisite as a foundation to support academic scholarship. Evidence of past achievement in research via peer reviewed publication, scientific presentation or grant capture is required.
Education & Teaching: A commitment to education and evidence of excellence in teaching is required.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to provide effective and collaborative leadership at the hospital, provincial and national level. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor, and 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.

Women's College Hospital is a world-renowned, state of the art, academic healthcare facility dedicated to achieving leadership in women's health in an ambulatory care setting. As a teaching hospital fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, Women's College delivers excellence in teaching, research and innovative clinical care. The surgical program is a model for cost-effective, patient centered, innovative ambulatory health care delivery.

Salary is anticipated to be between $200,000 - $400,000 and is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Estimates are based on fee for service billings.

Interested applicants should submit applications, including a Curriculum Vitae and the names of three referees to:

Dr. David Urbach, Surgeon in Chief
Women's College Hospital
Department of Ambulatory Surgery
76 Grenville Street
Toronto, ON, M5S 1B2
Email: deptofsurgery@wchospital.ca

For more information on please visit the following websites:
Women's College Hospital: http://www.womenscollegehospital.ca/
Division of Urology: https://uofturology.ca/
Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto: http://surgery.utoronto.ca/

Job Field: Clinical
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Surgery
Hospital Affiliation: Women's College Hospital
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jun 26, 2017
Job Closing: Jul 31, 2017 Open Until Filled