Assistant Professor - Neurology

Canada, North America
May 14, 2014

Job Description

Requisition Title:Assistant Professor - Neurology - 1300603

Job Field:Clinical
Faculty / Division:Faculty of Medicine
Campus:St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting:Jun 13, 2013
Job Closing:Dec 31, 2013 Open Until Filled


The Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Department of Medicine's Division of Neurology at the University Health Network/Mount Sinai Hospital is seeking to recruit a clinician teacher with expertise in Epilepsy and EEG. The successful candidate should be eligible to hold a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Applicants must hold certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Neurology or be eligible for certification as well as be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. The successful candidate will have fellowship training and experience in routine and long-term EEG, video-EEG, ambulatory EEG and presurgical investigation for Epilepsy Surgery. Experience with acute intraoperative electrocorticography (ECOG) and chronic intracranial EEG, and experience with clinical trials of pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices in Epilepsy, are desirable.

The successful candidate will participate in all aspects of the Epilepsy and Epilepsy Surgery Program including pre- and post-operative care and evaluation. Ideally, he or she will have established expertise in both clinical care and teaching in neurology and will join a multidisciplinary academic epilepsy clinic. He or she will demonstrate expertise in teaching by completing the Masters Teacher program at the University of Toronto, or equivalent credentials. He or she will be expected to collaborate and interact with other teachers at the University of Toronto and UHN/MSH to maintain the excellence of the teaching program at the University of Toronto.

The successful candidate will participate in all aspects of the UHN/MSH Neuroscience Program. He or she will be expected to participate in other clinical and research aspects of the Program of the UHN/MSH and the University of Toronto. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please send curriculum vitae and letter of application to:

Vera Bril, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Neurology, Head, Division of Neurology, UHN/MSH
University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital
5 Eaton Center - 309, Toronto General Hospital
200 Elizabeth St
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4

Tel: (416) 340-3315
Fax: (416) 340-4189

Position is open until filled.

For more information on the Department of Medicine please visit our website 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 priorityPI77444309