Assistant Professor - Abdominal Imaging

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Job FieldThe Department of Medical Imaging at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is recruiting a full-time clinician-investigator radiologist in the Abdominal Division. The start date is July 1, 2020.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is a fully affiliated hospital of the University of Toronto with over 1,212 total beds, of which 677 are dedicated to acute care. SHSC houses The Odette Cancer Centre, one of the largest comprehensive cancer programs in the country and Canada’s first and largest trauma program. The radiology practice is composed of more than 40 subspecialty radiologists. The candidate will be a central team member in the division of Abdominal Imaging and must have an advanced fellowship in Abdominal Imaging preferably with experience in MR and PET MR. This individual is expected to take on a key contributing role in all areas of subspecialty abdominal imaging. Experience and interest in hepato-pancreatic biliary and prostate (MRI) imaging and associated strong interventional skills are highly desirable. A PhD with a record of peer reviewed publications is required. The successful candidate will receive protected academic time, and will be expected to produce peer reviewed publications and be successful at obtaining grant support. The candidate will be an integral part of the teaching faculty of our undergraduate and postgraduate (Residency and Fellowship) programs and actively supervise their research as a Clinician Investigator.

The qualified applicant should be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, hold a Fellowship in Diagnostic Imaging from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent, and be eligible for medical licensure in the Province of Ontario, with sufficient experience to perform subspecialty work in Abdominal Imaging.  Recognized fellowship training in Abdominal Imaging (1 year minimum) post-graduation is essential. A PhD in a research discipline is required.

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualification and experience. Compensation is based on fee for service model, with opportunity for increased salary commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and three references to:
Dr. Sean Symons
Radiologist in Chief, Department of Medical Imaging
c/o Kimberly Wong, Executive Assistant
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
MG-161, 2075 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, Ontario Canada M4N 3M5
e-mail: [email protected]

The closing date for applications is January 31, 2020, although the position will remain open until filled.

For more information about the Department of Medical Imaging, please visit our page at

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially workers 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, Canadian citizens or permanent residents will be given priority. 

Job Field: Clinical
Department: Medical Imaging
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Oct 18, 2019




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Posted: 10/19/2019
Application Due: 1/14/2020
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