Academic Neuropathologist - University Health Network

Posting Date:Tue, 01 Aug 2017
Date to Apply By: 31 Aug 2017
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 200 Elizabeth Street
City: Toronto

Academic Neuropathologist

The University Health Network Department of Pathology is seeking a faculty member at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the area of Neuropathology.  The successful candidate will join the largest anatomic pathology program in Canada with over 80,000 surgical specimens per year and a sub-specialized faculty with diverse diagnostic expertise, teaching responsibilities, translational and clinical research.  The candidate will participate in all areas of the diagnostic service, with a special focus on non-neoplastic neuropathology, including neuromuscular and neurodegenerative disease. Participation in the Autopsy Service is expected. An interest in translational research that promotes the incorporation of molecular aspects of diagnostics into neuropathology practice is encouraged.  Minimum requirements include a M.D. degree, certification in Anatomic Pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent, and eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  The successful candidate will have a joint academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto.

University Health Network is one of Canada's largest acute care teaching organizations with 1000 beds and 7 priority programs in Advanced Medicine & Surgery, Oncology & Blood Disorders, Transplantation, Neural & Sensory Science, Heart & Circulation, Musculoskeletal Health & Arthritis, and Community & Population Health.  It maintains a major commitment to excellence in healthcare delivery, research and teaching.  University Health Network is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Toronto.

The University of Toronto and University Health Network are strongly committed to diversity within the community.  The University and University Health Network especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. 

In accordance with Canadian Immigration Requirements, priority will be given to Canadian Citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

University Health Network is a major landmark in Canada’s healthcare system, and a teaching hospital of the University of Toronto.  Building on the strengths and reputations of each of our three remarkable hospitals, the organization brings together the talent, resources, technology and skills that make it an international leader in healthcare. 

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of their career plans, and the names of three references by August 31, 2017 to:

Dr.  Bayardo Perez-Ordonez
Acting Head Anatomic Pathology 
University Health Network
200 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4

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