Associate / Full Professor - Butterfield /Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research

Location
Toronto,
Posted
Jul 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Associate / Full Professor - Butterfield /Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research - 1701322


Princess Margaret Cancer Centre's Department of Supportive Care invites applications to fill the Butterfield/Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research. This research endowed chair is focused on survivorship for all cancers.

The successful candidate must currently hold an active full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto, and have a track record consistent with the career path of a clinician scientist or clinician investigator. The applicant must exhibit well-documented research qualifications with a background in supportive care. Candidates must demonstrate a proven capacity for leadership, integration and collaboration in the field of cancer survivorship and rehabilitation research.

The overarching goal of the Princess Margaret Survivorship Program is to help patients with cancer manage symptoms and disability related to the disease and to the treatment along the entire trajectory of care. This includes systematic approaches to patient education, physical and psychosocial rehabilitation and to the management of disease and treatment-related sequelae.

The quality of the applicant's research program and promise for future accomplishments will be of primary importance. The Chair will be for an initial five-year term with renewal for a subsequent five-year term upon successful review of the research program. Anticipated start date is October 1, 2017 or a mutually agreeable date.

The Department of Supportive Care at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre includes world renowned clinicians and researchers who are engaged in multi-disciplinary research, affording many opportunities for productive interactions and collaborations with the successful candidate. General information about the Program is available at:
http://www.uhn.ca/PrincessMargaret/Health_Professionals/Programs_Departments/Departme nt_Supportive_Care

Informal enquiries from potential applicants are invited and encouraged. Please contact Dr. Gary
Rodin, Head, Department of Supportive Care, at gary.rodin@uhn.ca and Upasana Saha, Manager, Regional Cancer Program and Medical Affairs at upasana.saha@rmp.uhn.ca for further information

A curriculum vitae, description of research experience and future plans can be sent by email to Dr. Gary Rodin and Upasana Saha or to the Butterfield/Drew Chair in Cancer Survivorship Research, Attn: Dr. Gary Rodin, Dept. of Supportive Care, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, 610
University Ave., Room 16-715, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 2M9. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Toronto 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
Department: Psychiatry
Hospital Affiliation: University Health Network
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jul 21, 2017
Job Closing: Aug. 31, 2017 Open Until Filled

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