Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Dermatopathology

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Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Dermatopathology - 1800457

The University Health Network Department of Pathology, fully affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, is seeking a faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the area of Dermatopathology. The expected start date is July 1, 2018.

We are seeking a pathologist who will foster excellence in dermatopathology practice, teaching and research. The successful candidate will join the largest anatomic pathology program in Canada with over 80,000 surgical specimens per year and a sub-specialized faculty with diverse diagnostic expertise, distinguished teaching activities, and excellent translational and clinical research opportunities. The candidate will participate in all areas of the diagnostic and teaching services including frozen section and on-call with a primary focus on dermatopathology. A mandatory component of the position is the ability to spend onsite time (typically one week/month) in Timmins District Hospital. Collaboration with an inter-professional team in translational research that promotes the incorporation of molecular aspects of dermatopathology is expected. As a clinician-teacher, the successful candidate must show evidence of excellent and innovative scholarship in teaching and education in undergraduate, post-graduate, fellowship, and continuing education.

Minimum requirements include a M.D. degree, certification in Anatomic Pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent, and eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of certified Fellowship training in dermatopathology. The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Minimum salary and benefits are in accordance with the uniform minimal level of compensation for laboratory physicians in the province of Ontario (currently $348,110).

The University Health Network is one of Canada's largest acute care teaching organizations with 1000 beds and 7 priority programs in Advanced Medicine & Surgery, Oncology & Blood Disorders, Transplantation, Neural & Sensory Science, Heart & Circulation, Musculoskeletal Health & Arthritis, and Community & Population Health. It maintains a major commitment to excellence in healthcare delivery, research and teaching. University Health Network is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Toronto. For more information about UHN, please visit

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Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of their career plans, and the names of three references by April 20, 2018 to:

Dr. Bayardo Perez-Ordonez
Acting Chief Anatomic Pathology
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario M5G2C4
E-mail: [email protected]

The University Health Network, and the University of Toronto are 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: Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
Hospital Affiliation: University Health Network
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Mar 20, 2018
Job Closing: Apr 20, 2018





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Posted: 3/21/2018
Application Due: 4/21/2018
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