Lecturer or Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Clinician Investigator, Medical Oncology

Sep 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Lecturer or Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Clinician Investigator, Medical Oncology - 1701764

St. Michael's Hospital's Department of Medicine is seeking a qualified full-time academic medical oncologist. The successful candidate must be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. This funded AFP (Alternative Funding Plan) oncology position will support current gastrointestinal patient demands in addition to supporting the malignant brain tumor surgical program at St. Michael's Hospital. The candidate will have an academic position description of clinician investigator with expertise in GI (gastrointestinal) and CNS (central nervous system) malignancies and a proven academic record of clinical research within at least one of these areas. The expected start date of the position is in January 1, 2018, or shortly thereafter.

The successful candidate will hold an MD degree and should have, or be eligible for, certification in Medical Oncology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). Preferably, the successful candidate will also have or be working towards a graduate degree relevant to clinical research. The successful candidate will report to the Head, Division of Hematology/Oncology at St. Michael's Hospital. The Division currently consists of 9 full time hematologists and oncologists, has an international reputation in clinical research, education and quality improvement, and a busy in- and out-patient service.

Estimated remuneration will be commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until October 31, 2017. Should you be interested in this opportunity, please forward a one-page statement of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three referees to:

Dr. T.G. Parker, Physician-in-Chief
St. Michael's Hospital
30 Bond Street, Room 2-027 Bond Wing
Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8
Email: strattaj@smh.ca

St. Michael's Hospital is a Catholic teaching and research hospital founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph in 1892 to care for the sick and poor of Toronto's inner city. Affectionately known as the Urban Angel, St. Michael's is renowned for providing exceptional patient care. As downtown Toronto's adult trauma centre, the hospital is a hub for neurosurgery, complex cardiac and cardiovascular care, therapeutic endoscopy, minimally invasive surgery and care of the homeless and disadvantaged. St. Michael's is also one of the province's major sites of care for critically ill patients. Fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, St. Michael's provides outstanding medical education to health-care professionals in more than 23 academic disciplines. Home to the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, made up of the Keenan Research Centre and the Li Ka Shing International Healthcare Education Centre, the hospital integrates researchers, educators and clinicians to advance patient care.

For more information about St. Michael's hospital, please visit http://www.stmichaelshospital.com

For more information about the Department of Medicine please visit http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca

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.

Job Field: Clinical
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Sep 27, 2017
Job Closing: Oct 31, 2017, 11:59pm EST


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