Academic Lung/Thoracic Pathologist - University Health Network

Posting Date:Wed, 26 Sep 2018
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 200 Elizabeth Street, 11th floor
City: Toronto

Academic Lung/Thoracic Pathologist

The Laboratory Medicine Program of the University Health Network (UHN) is seeking an Anatomical Pathologist with diagnostic and research expertise in neoplastic and non-neoplastic, including transplant, thoracic/lung pathology. An established track record of research in transplant or lung cancer is welcome. The successful candidate will join a large academic laboratory faculty with diverse diagnostic expertise, teaching responsibilities, basic and clinical research activities. Appropriate laboratory and research support will be provided for the successful candidate. Candidates must have or be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent. Subspecialty Fellowship training in thoracic pathology is required, experience in lung transplant pathology is essential. Responsibilities will include participating in diagnostic service for UHN and its client facilities, teaching and research activities. The successful candidate is eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, with a rank commensurate with academic qualifications.

University Health Network is one of Canada's largest acute care teaching organizations with over 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 a fully affiliated hospital of the University of Toronto.

The University of Toronto and University Health Network are strongly committed to diversity within its community and welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, 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.

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 four remarkable institutions, 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 to:

Dr. Bayardo Perez-Ordonez
Head, Anatomic Pathology
University Health Network
Laboratory Medicine Program
200 Elizabeth Street, 11th floor
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4
Fax: (416) 340-5517

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Contact Fax: (416) 340-5517