Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Cardiac Surgery

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Job FieldApplications are invited for the position of Cardiac Surgeon, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at St. Michael’s Hospital, a fully affiliated hospital with the University of Toronto and part of Unity Health Toronto. St. Michael’s Hospital is located in downtown Toronto, providing primary, secondary and tertiary cardiac surgical services for Toronto and surrounding region. The effective start date is January 1, 2020, or as mutually agreed.

The Division performs over 1100 adult cardiac surgery operations yearly. The scope of practice is the entire range of cardiac surgical operations with the exception of left ventricular support and transplant. We have an active program in open, endovascular and hybrid aortic surgery, TAVIs, coronary bypass and valve surgery. The Division has an active research program in the area of basic and translational cardiovascular biology, and participates in various national and international clinical trials. The Division consistently ranks highly as a premier teaching institution for residents and fellows.

The successful candidate will be highly proficient across the entire adult cardiac surgery spectrum with objective evidence of excellent clinical outcomes. Preference will be given to a surgeon with a demonstrated achievement in minimally invasive cardiac surgery and who is interested in establishing a successful clinical program in minimally invasive cardiac surgery.

A track-record of success in cardiovascular scholarship as evidenced by publications of high quality articles, presentations at national and international meetings and success in achieving peer-reviewed grant support is valued.

The candidate must hold a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Certification in Cardiac Surgery or its equivalent. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the province of Ontario. The candidate will be eligible for an academic appointment in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto at the rank of Assistant/Associate or Full Professor.

Salary will be between the range of $400,000-$600,000, commensurate with qualifications and experience. This estimate is based on fee for service billings.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, their curriculum vitae and name of three references by July 30th, 2019 to Dr. David Latter, Division Head of Cardiac Surgery, St Michael’s Hospital via email at [email protected].

For more information about the Faculty of Medicine/Department of Surgery, please visit our home page at

Job Field: Clinical
Department: Surgery
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Jun 17, 2019




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Posted: 10/15/2019
Application Due: 8/6/2020
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