Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Critical Care

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Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Critical Care - 1804812

St. Michael's Hospital is seeking a critical care physician to fulfill a clinical academic appointment with a position description of Clinician Educator or Teacher. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in one of cognate Departments for the Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care (Anesthesia, Medicine or Surgery), Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto. The anticipated start date will be July 1, 2019, or one which is mutually agreed upon.

The successful candidate would contribute to clinical excellence in neuro-critical care as well as medical-surgical critical care. Demonstrated expertise in neuro-critical care is important. The preferred candidate would have demonstrated experience and commitment in education, including oversight and coordination of residents and/or clinical fellows. A track record of excellence in post-graduate critical care teaching would be an asset. The job would ideally entail contribution to curriculum development in point of care ultrasound in the critical care environment. An interest and commitment to promote clinical research in neuro-critical care (e.g. facilitate patient recruitment in clinical trials) would be expected at this centre. Finally, a commitment to patient- and family-centred care, promoting a culture of collegiality and professionalism, and functioning in a collaborative multi-professional team environment is important.

St. Michael's Hospital is part if the network of Providence, St. Joseph's and St. Michael's Healthcare. It is an acute care academic health science centre fully affiliated with the University of Toronto with clinical priorities that include the disadvantaged, local community and the critically ill. It provides specialized health-system care in trauma, neurosurgery, cardiology and cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, oncology, renal support, cystic fibrosis, multiple sclerosis, hemophilia, psychiatry and many other clinical services. It has approximately 69 adult critical care beds with advanced practices in mechanical ventilation, structural heart disease and neuro- and trauma critical care among others.
The successful candidate must have a medical degree, postgraduate fellowship training, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in anesthesia, medicine or surgery and critical care (or equivalent) and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Compensation for clinical activities will depend on the amount of clinical work performed and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and within the usual range for an intensivist in the Province of Ontario ($250,000-400,000 per annum). Additional income may be possible from clinical activity outside the critical care department.

Applications will be accepted until December 3rd, 2018 or until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit their interest, a copy of their curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three referees to:

Dr. Andrew Baker
Chief, Department of Critical Care
St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto
[email protected]

For more information about the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at

For more information about the Department of Anesthesia at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at

For more information about the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at

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.

The St. Michael's Hospital research enterprise strives to achieve equity and fairness within our community.

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: Faculty of Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Oct 29, 2018
Job Closing: Dec 3rd, 2018 Open Until Filled





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Posted: 10/30/2018
Application Due: 12/4/2018
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