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full time Neurology at St Michael's Hospital
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID: 15787

Lecturer or Assistant / Associate / Full Professor – Clinician Teacher – Neurologist
Division of Neurology, St. Michael’s Hospital
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto

St. Michael’s Hospital Department of Medicine is seeking a qualified full-time academic neurologist with additional expertise in the treatment of multiple sclerosis. The successful candidate must be eligible for a Full-time Clinical academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. This position will support the large patient demands in the multiple sclerosis program, in addition to supporting the general neurology program at St. Michael’s Hospital. The candidate will have an academic position description of Clinician Teacher. The expected start date of the position is January 1, 2019, or shortly thereafter.

The successful candidate will hold an MD degree and should have, or be eligible for, both certification in Neurology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). The successful candidate will also have advanced fellowship training in multiple sclerosis (MS). In addition, the successful candidate will participate fully in the educational programs in neurology at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto and collaborate in clinical research programs. St. Michael’s Division of Neurology currently consists of 13 full time neurologists and has a robust MS research program as well as expertise in stroke and movement disorders.

St. Michael’s Hospital is a Catholic teaching and research hospital founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph in 1892 to care for the sick and poor of Toronto’s inner city. Affectionately known as the Urban Angel, St. Michael’s is renowned for providing exceptional patient care. As downtown Toronto’s adult trauma centre, the hospital is a hub for neurosurgery, complex cardiac and cardiovascular care, therapeutic endoscopy, minimally invasive surgery and care of the homeless and disadvantaged. St. Michael’s is also one of the province’s major sites of care for critically ill patients. Fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, St. Michael’s provides outstanding medical education to health-care professionals in more than 29 academic disciplines. Home to the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, made up of the Keenan Research Centre and the Li Ka Shing International Healthcare Education Centre, the hospital integrates researchers, educators and clinicians to advance patient care.

Estimated remuneration will be commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until September 15, 2018. Should you be interested in this opportunity, please forward a one-page statement of interest, curriculum vitae and the names of three referees to:

Dr. Sharon Straus, Interim Physician-in-Chief
St. Michael’s Hospital
30 Bond Street, Room 2-027 Bond Wing
Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8

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The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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full time
Academic Neurologist
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FRCPC, Neurology, plus advanced training in multiple sclerosis 
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St Michael's Hospital 
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30 Bond Street 
Street Address 2
2-027 Bond Wing 
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Dr. Sharon Straus 
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Published on 2018-08-02
Edited on 2018-08-02