The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a contingent tenure-track position of Assistant Professor within the Division of Pediatric Cardiology (Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Service) in the Department of Pediatrics.
The successful applicant will join 14 academic pediatric cardiologists currently providing a full spectrum of clinical pediatric and congenital heart disease-related services. In addition to clinical care, the Division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has a fully accredited Pediatric Cardiology subspecialty-training program through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. We have an active basic and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.
This position will be comprised of approximately 60% clinical service and 40% academic pursuits: including teaching and/or research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Cardiology. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty.
Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in Pediatric Cardiology, and be certified or eligible to become a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric Cardiology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing (http://www.royalcollege.ca/portal/page/portal/rc/credentials/start/routes)
The University of Alberta Medical School is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta is home to more to 39,000 and 15,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget of $1.8 billion and attracts more than $480 million in sponsored research revenue.
Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be based on the income scale of a competitive and highly successful academic alternate funding plan.
Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:
Dr. Paul F. Kantor
Pediatric Cardiology, Room 4C2.22 WMC
8440 112 St. NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 2B7
Ph: 780 248 5431
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.