Associate/Full Professor - Vascular Surgery, Divisional Chair

Canada, North America
May 11, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Job Description

Requisition Title:Associate/Full Professor - Vascular Surgery, Divisional Chair - 1301901

Job Field:Academic Administration
Faculty / Division:Faculty of Medicine
Campus:St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting:Dec 11, 2013
Job Closing:Jan 31, 2014 Open Until Filled


The Department of Surgery, University of Toronto is conducting a search for the Chair of its Division of Vascular Surgery. The successful candidate must have an established record of scholarly achievement, and should be eligible for appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. This appointment is for a five-year term, with a renewal for a second five year term after review. Candidates must 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. The effective date of the appointment is July 1, 2014.

The Division of Vascular Surgery includes three fully affiliated adult vascular services, in university teaching hospitals and two partially affiliated community hospitals. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating the academic activities of the three units. These include clinical, teaching (undergraduate and postgraduate training programs) and research. He or she will coordinate with the Program Director the new five year postgraduate training program, the fellowship program and foster further development of both clinical and basic science research within the division.

Salary will be between the range of $196,867 - $400,000 and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please submit applications and curriculum vitae by January 31, 2014 -open until filled to Dr. James Rutka MD, McLaughlin Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, 149 College Street, 5th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1P5.

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

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

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