Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Acute Care Surgery

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Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Acute Care Surgery - 1803298

The Department of Surgery at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is inviting applications for a full-time member of the Division of General Surgery with a clinical and academic focus in emergency general surgery. The effective date of this appointment is as early as January 2019, or beyond.

Clinical responsibilities will include coverage of the Acute Care Surgery team, the associated Acute Care clinic, endoscopy, and general surgery on call responsibilities. Academic responsibilities will be related to research, teaching and creative professional activity in keeping with expectations of an academic University of Toronto surgeon.

The ideal candidate must possess a graduate level degree relevant to academic surgery with evidence of excellence in teaching and research. Areas of greatest need from a research perspective include quality improvement or education scholarship.

Applicants must have certification in General Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent). Candidates must be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant / Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto and be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, as well as licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

SHSC is one of Canada's largest leading clinical and research hospitals. SHSC is a fully affiliated academic health sciences facility of the University of Toronto and the home to one of the University's three Academies for undergraduate education. SHSC has an international reputation for clinical excellence and research and is an acknowledged academic leader. The Sunnybrook Research Institute hosts well established programs in basic, applied, and clinical research occupying over 250,000 sq.ft. of state-of-the-art infrastructure with annual peer review grant support of $75M.

The Department of Surgery at SHSC performs over 15,000 surgical cases annually, with General Surgery being the largest surgical division within the institution. The hospital's Department of Surgery remains integral to Sunnybrook's ecosystem supporting its Trauma activity, Cancer Program, and provides comprehensive care for patients with emergency general surgical disease.

Salary will be between the range of $300,000 to $400,000 as well as commensurate with qualifications and experience. This estimate is based on fee for service billings.

Applications will be accepted until Aug 31, 2018. Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the name of three referees to:

Attention: Ms. Julie Genser
Dr. Shady Ashamalla MD, MSc, FRCSC
Division Head, General Surgery
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
2075 Bayview Avenue, Room T2-015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada. M4N 3M5
Ph: 416-480-4027

Email: [email protected]

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Job Field: Clinical
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Surgery
Hospital Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jul 17, 2018
Job Closing: Aug 31, 2018 Open Until Filled





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Posted: 7/18/2018
Application Due: 9/16/2018
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