Assistant Professor - Neurology

Canada, North America
May 14, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Job Description

Requisition Title:Assistant Professor - Neurology - 1201361

Job Field:Clinical
Faculty / Division:Faculty of Medicine
Campus:St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting:Oct 10, 2012
Job Closing:Open Until Filled


The Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Department of Medicine at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is inviting applications for the position of director of the Urgent Neurology Clinic in the Division of Neurology.  The position should be eligible for a clinical full-time academic appointment in the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto at the rank of Assistant Professor. Expected start date is July 1, 2013 or another mutually agreeable date thereafter.

  Major responsibilities for this position will include running the daily activities of an outpatient acute neurology clinic in a busy tertiary centre. The clinic will maintain accountability for patient flow, and serve as a focus for excellent undergraduate and postgraduate training in general neurology. The ideal candidate will have interest and training in advanced education and a subspecialty interest in neurology including neuromuscular disease.   The successful candidate must have subspecialty training neurology and have successfully completed a Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship. The candidate must hold an MD degree, and be eligible for  licensure in the province of Ontario.  Salary and benefits commensurate  with qualifications and experience.   Applications will be accepted until filled. Letters including curriculum vitae and names and addresses of three (3) referees should be sent to:        Dr. James Perry, Head, Division of Neurology     Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre     Room A402, 2075 Bayview Avenue,     Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5        or by e-mail to:



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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