University of Alberta

Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor - Pediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Competition No.  -    A100833322
Closing Date  -    Sep 30, 2017

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a clinical tract position within the Division of Pediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will join 8 pediatric respirologists providing a full spectrum of clinical respiratory and sleep services. In addition to clinical care, the division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has a fully accredited Pediatric respirology subspecialty-training program through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine also has several individuals who have completed a 1-year paediatric sleep fellowship. We have an active basic and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.

This position will be comprised of approximately 70% clinical service and 30% academic pursuits: teaching and/or research.  Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty members.

Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in Pediatric respirology, and be certified or eligible to become a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric respirology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing ( Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA), and also have their American board certification in pediatric sleep medicine.

The University of Alberta Medical School is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta serves 39,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget in excess of $1.7 billion and attracts more than $500 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. Piush Mandhane
Divisional Director
Pediatric Respirology, Pulmonary & Asthma
11405-87 Avenue
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: (780)248-5650

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.

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