University of Alberta

Course Coordinator: Undergraduate Education

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Department of Family Medicine

Competition No.  -    A108629654
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Family Medicine, invites applications from academic family physicians or family physicians interested in academia to apply to a position that oversees family medicine course offerings in the MD program.  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 join a growing complement of academic family physicians who, in addition to their scholarly and research activities, provide classroom and office-based teaching as well as clinical sessions that model interdisciplinary team practice. Clinical practice will occur in a community clinic supported by Department resources.

This position is a full-time, contingent, tenure-track faculty position. The academic salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be supplemented with compensation for protected time from the Department’s Academic Alternate Relationship Plan.

Clinicians interested in undergraduate family medicine medical education, administration and curriculum development leading to scholarly innovations are specifically desired. Candidates with advanced degrees awarded or in progress are preferred. Certification by the College of Family Physicians of Canada or equivalent is required. Applicants must be currently practicing medicine in Alberta.

Details about the Department of Family Medicine can be found at

Interested individuals should submit an up-to-date curriculum vitae, along with the names and current addresses of three references to:

Dr. Lee A. Green, Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, 205 College Plaza, Edmonton, AB  T6G 2C8, Tel:  780.492.6611, Fax:  780.492-8191

Applications will be reviewed beginning on June 15th, 2016; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all applicants for their interest, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply


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.