Academic Dermatopathologist - University Health Network

Posting Date:Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Date to Apply By: 02 Mar 2018
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 200 Elizabeth Street M5G 2C4
City: Toronto

Academic Dermatopathologist

The University Health Network Department of Pathology is seeking a faculty member at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the area of Dermatopathology.  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 and teaching services including frozen section and on-call with a primary focus on dermatopathology.  A mandatory component of the position is the ability to spend onsite time (typically one week/month) in Timmins District Hospital. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of certified Fellowship training in dermatopathology.  An interest in translational research that promotes the incorporation of molecular aspects of dermatopathology is expected.  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 March 2, 2018 to:
Dr.  Bayardo Perez-Ordonez
Head, Anatomic Pathology
Laboratory Medicine Program 
University Health Network
200 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4


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