University of Alberta

FFS Position for Clinical Endocrinologist

MED Medicine Department

Competition No.  -    A100634028
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism in partnership with Alberta Health Services, invites applications for a clinical endocrinologist to be based at the University of Alberta Hospital/Kaye Edmonton Clinic.  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 successful candidate will have an MD degree, or equivalent. They will be eligible to be certification in Endocrinology & Metabolism with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada.  As well, they will be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA)

Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.

Key accountabilities of the clinical endocrinologist will include, but will not be limited to assessment and management of type 1 diabetes patients participating in the provincial insulin pump program, as well as the care of endocrine patients in the out-patient and in-patient setting. It is expected that the candidate will have significant experience in the management of insulin pumps and/or other advanced technologies for diabetes.

The successful applicant will be expected to apply for a Clinical Academic Colleague Appointment in the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.

Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, and clinical experience to:

Dr. Peter Senior
Divisional Director, Endocrinology & Metabolism
9th Floor Clinical Sciences Building
11350 - 83 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T6G 2S3
E-mail: petersenior@ualberta.ca

Applications will begin being reviewed on October 16, 2017; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

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.

How to Apply

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

The University of Alberta is 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.