Associate / Full Professor - Schroeder Chair in Advanced Neurovascular Interventions

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Associate / Full Professor - Schroeder Chair in Advanced Neurovascular Interventions

Date Posted: 04/01/2021
Closing Date: 04/30/2021, 11:59PM ET
Req ID: 3572
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Surgery
Hospital Affiliation: Unity Health Toronto - St. Michael's
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)


The Temerty Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto and Unity Health Toronto – St. Michael’s Hospital are seeking applications for the Schroeder Chair in Advanced Neurovascular Interventions at St. Michael’s Hospital-Unity Health Toronto. The successful candidate must currently hold a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor and an Active Staff appointment at Unity Health Toronto – St. Michael’s Hospital. Applicants must also be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

This is a five-year, joint University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital term chair. The tentative start date of this appointment is May 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will be responsible for advancing the universally utilized imaging-based technologies required in Endovascular Neurosurgery. The successful applicant will also be able to lead a program of research that will have global impact in endovascular device development, robotic endovascular technology and therapies and biological systems. In addition, experience in clinical studies investigating underlying cerebrovascular disease and clinical outcomes is desirable.

Applicants will be evaluated by an Appointments Committee according to University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital Policies. Consideration will be given to the applicant’s record of scholarly activity (including grants, peer-reviewed publications, record of program development, collaborations with organizations nationally and internationally, supervision of graduate students and fellows).

The Chair will support academic activities of the successful applicant, which may include salary support, research operations, and relevant educational events.

Applicants should submit a comprehensive curriculum vitae (Common CV), a 2-page outline of their academic program (including research productivity, training activities and academic prominence), a 1 to 2-page description of how the endowment would be used and the name of three referees.

Submissions to the Selection Committee must be sent electronically by April 30, 2021 to:

Dr. Ori Rotstein, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, Unity Health Toronto at [email protected] and copied to Elizabeth Huggins [email protected]

For more information about this specific opportunity and/or if you are unsure of your eligibility, please contact Dr. Ori Rotstein.

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

Unity Health recognizes that scholars have varying career paths and that career interruptions due to personal circumstances can be part of an excellent academic record. Search committee members have been instructed to give careful consideration to, and be sensitive to the impact of, career interruptions in their assessments.

CAUTION: This ad is “posted only” to the U of T affiliated hospital job board. Please see the information directly above for the application instructions; applications submitted via the "Apply Now" button on this page will NOT be considered for this position.

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Diversity Statement

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, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Accessibility Statement

The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission.

The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities.

If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact [email protected].

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Job No:
Posted: 4/8/2021
Application Due: 7/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time