Assistant / Associate Professor - Academic Gastroenterologist

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Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate Professor - Academic Gastroenterologist - 1801289

The Division of Gastroenterology, University Health Network (UHN) and Sinai Health System (SHS) and the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto are seeking an academic gastroenterologist to be a dynamic Clinician Teacher or Clinician Educator based at the Toronto Western Hospital of the University Health Network. The successful candidate should be eligible for a Full-time Clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor at the University of Toronto. Expected start date will be July 1, 2018 or shortly thereafter.

The successful candidate must hold an MD degree and should have, or be eligible for, certification in Gastroenterology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and will have, or be eligible for, licensure in Ontario. He or she should have completed advanced training in medical education and be an expertise in neurogastroenterology and motility. He or she should have a track record of clinical excellence with advanced training in education, demonstrable administrative and organizational skills and a sustained record of achievement in education.

The successful applicant will lead the fellowship program in general gastroenterology at UHN/SHS and the fellowship in neurogastroenterology and motility based at UHN.

Estimated remuneration will be in the range of $250,000 to $350,000, depending on fees for clinical service, and will be commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2018 or until the position is filled. Should you be interested in this opportunity please forward your covering letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of 3 referees to

Dr. Louis Liu
Head of Gastroenterology, SHS and UHN
Toronto Western Hospital, UHN
Room 8MP-329, 399 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8
Email: [email protected]*

c/o Maria Martins
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Louis Liu, Head of Gastroenterology, SHS and UHN
Email: [email protected]*

* Applications must be emailed to [email protected] and cc'd to [email protected]

For more information about the Department of Medicine please visit our website at The Department of Medicine's academic position descriptions can be viewed on this webpage:

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: Apr 9, 2018
Job Closing: May 31, 2018 Open Until Filled.





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Posted: 4/10/2018
Application Due: 6/1/2018
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