Assistant / Associate Professor - Academic Transplant Hepatologist, Multi Organ Transplantation Pro

Location
Toronto,
Posted
Feb 16, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate Professor - Academic Transplant Hepatologist, Multi Organ Transplantation Program (MOT) - 1800500


The Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto and Division of Gastroenterology and Multi Organ Transplant Program at the University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital are seeking an academic transplant hepatologist. The successful candidate will have the academic position description of either a Clinician Teacher or Clinician Educator and must be eligible for a Full-time Clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018, or shortly after that date.

The successful candidate must hold a MD degree and FRCPC qualifications or equivalent, and have, or be eligible for, licensure in Ontario. The successful applicant will have clinical training in transplant hepatology and liver disease. Completion of a transplant hepatology fellowship and demonstrated significant experience in transplant hepatology and liver transplantation are required. Excellent teaching abilities are also required. He/she should have a strong track record of interests and excellence in resident and fellow education. Formal training in teaching methodology is beneficial. Previous experience as fellowship director or co-director is beneficial.

The successful candidate will join a group of transplant hepatologists in a busy and growing academic liver transplant program. The combined Division of Gastroenterology of the University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto is a group of 28 gastroenterologists and hepatologists. The Division has active clinical and research programs in many areas of gastroenterology and hepatology including inflammatory bowel disease, nutrition, pancreatic physiology, motility, viral hepatitis, cholestatic liver disease, autoimmune liver disease, fatty liver, portal hypertension, hepatocellular carcinoma and liver transplantation. The liver transplant program is one of the largest in North America with academic interests in living donation, ex-vivo organ repair, hepatocellular carcinoma, and tolerance.

Estimated remuneration will be in the range of $195,000- 250,000 per annum and commensurate with academic rank, qualifications, and experience. Applications will be accepted until March 31st, 2018, or until the position is filled. Interested individuals should send a copy of their cover letter, curriculum vitae and 3 letters of reference to:

Danielle Arends, Administrative Coordinator
Liver Transplant Program, Toronto General Hospital
11 PMB 173A, 585 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G 2N2
E-mail: danielle.arends@uhn.ca

For further information please contact: (416) 340-4800 ext. 6821.

For more information about the Department of Medicine please visit our website at http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca. The Department of Medicine's academic position descriptions can be viewed on this webpage: http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca/academic-position-descriptions#AcademicPositionDescriptions.

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: University Health Network
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Feb 15, 2018
Job Closing: March 2, 2018 Open Until Filled.

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