The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a Clinical Academic Colleague position with the Division of Pediatric Neurology in the Department of Pediatrics.
The successful applicant will join eight academic pediatric Neurologists providing a full spectrum of clinical services. In addition to clinical care, the division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has a fully accredited Pediatric Neurology 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 60-70% clinical service and 30-40% academic pursuits, in either teaching and/or research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Neurology. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty. 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 must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in pediatric Neurology, and additional training in Pediatric Headache and be certified or eligible to become a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric Neurology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing (http://www.royalcollege.ca/public/credentials/routes). Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).
The University of Alberta is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta is home to 39,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget in excess of $1.84 billion and attracts nearly $450 million in sponsored research revenue.
Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:
Dr. Helly Goez
Divisional Director, Pediatric Neurology
Room 4-516, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9
Ph: (780) 248-5630
To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hires 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.