University of Alberta

Academic Dermatologist

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Department of Medicine

Competition No.  -    A100625260D1
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine in partnership with Alberta Health Services, is inviting applications for an Academic Dermatologist. The candidate should have prior relevant clinical experience, be committed to academic dermatology and dermatological research and be enthusiastic about working with learners (dermatology residents and trainees from other disciplines and medical students). Preferred candidates will have demonstrated clinical and research interest in cutaneous oncology or chronic inflammatory skin diseases. The successful candidate is expected to develop a subspecialty clinic and actively contribute to basic and clinical research in the Division. Applicants are required to be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in Dermatology with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA). The University of Alberta is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions.  The University is currently home to more than 39,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff.

The successful candidate will be offered a contingent tenured or tenure-track appointment in the Department of Medicine, which is in accordance with the University of Alberta Faculty Agreement, and offers a comprehensive benefits package.  

Remuneration for this position is based on the Academic Alternative Relationship Plan (A-ARP). Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

The City of Edmonton, with a growing population of over one million, is the cosmopolitan capital of Alberta known as “The City of Festivals”. With an abundance of services, a beautiful river valley, a multitude of community activities and attractive and financially reasonable living accommodation options, our energetic city has something for everyone. For further details about our vibrant city, please visit www.edmonton.ca.

Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Medicine can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca.

Details about Alberta Health Services can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca

Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, experience, and research interests, along with three letters of reference to:

Dr. William Dafoe
Interim Divisional Director, Division of Dermatology
Email: wdafoe@ualberta.ca

This competition will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services are committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.