Academic Gastrointestinal Anatomical Pathologist - Queen’s University,

Posting Date:Fri, 27 Mar 2020
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen's University
City: Kingston

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

The Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine in the Queen’s University Faculty of Health Sciences and its affiliated teaching hospitals is recruiting an academic Anatomical Pathologist with subspecialty training/expertise in gastrointestinal pathology. The ability to participate in other diagnostic pathology subspecialties and/or autopsy pathology would be considered an asset.

We are a very collegial department, with a strong culture of scholarship. The successful candidate with
demonstrated potential to establish an innovative research program or focused interest in education may be provided protected time for these purposes. Areas of emerging interest in the Department include online education, digital pathology and physician wellness. The applicant will be expected to contribute to the clinical, scholarly and educational activities of the department and must demonstrate aptitude for teaching in undergraduate, graduate and residency training programs. There is the potential for significant flexibility in the balance of service and academic time commitments for this position. The compensation package is very competitive. The province of Ontario provides for an annual uniform minimum level of compensation for hospital based pathologists which is currently $359,432.

Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and must hold postgraduate qualifications in Pathology. Preference will be given to applicants who hold certification from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of Medical Specialties. Appointment will be at an academic rank commensurate with experience.

One of Canada’s leading universities, Queen’s has a long-standing reputation for academic excellence, research and a diverse and vibrant learning environment. With its strong tradition of public service, the University has helped to shape Canadian values and policies, educating notable political and cultural figures. Queen’s University is located on the shores of Lake Ontario, in the heart of historic Kingston, midpoint between Montreal, Toronto, and the nation’s capital.

This is an international search and the University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens / permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of interest (including one of the two statements regarding Canadian citizenship / permanent resident status specified in the previous paragraph) together with a CV and the names and full contact information of three referees to: Dr. Tim Childs, Anatomic Pathology Service Chief, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6 (Tel) 613-533-2850; (Fax) 613-533-2907; e-mail: (electronic submission preferred). URL

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including
accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact: Barb Latimer at

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dr. Tim Childs
Contact Address: Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 613-533-2850
Contact Fax: 613-533-2907