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full time Endocrinology at Queen’s University
Kingston, Ontario
Job ID: 16709

Academic Endocrinologist: Clinician Scientist

The Division of Endocrinology within the Department of Medicine at Queen’s University invites applications for an Academic Endocrinologist / Clinician Scientist position. The Division of Endocrinology provides clinical care to a large catchment area with specialty clinics and an active subspecialty training program. Members of the Department of Medicine enjoy a competitive compensation package, including a generous benefit plan. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will assist the Division in enriching research endeavours in keeping with the academic mission of the Department of Medicine. The successful candidate will exhibit a strong potential for innovative scholarly research; be expected to develop their own research portfolio and apply for grants from outside agencies; seek peer-reviewed funding and publish in peer-reviewed journals; and collaborate at the local, national, and international levels. The expected percentage time commitment is 50% for research/scholarly activity, 45% for clinical service, and 5% for teaching or administrative duties. Research activities may be in basic science, medical education or quality improvement, and patient safety. The Division practices a high level of collaboration in clinical functions and there are numerous possibilities for research-based partnerships in the area of obstetrics and gynecology, bariatric surgery, neurosurgery, and otolaryngology.

The successful candidate must demonstrate exemplary clinical service and strong potential for outstanding teaching contributions at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate must also demonstrate strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work in a collaborative environment. The incumbent will be expected to make contributions through service to the department, the Faculty, the University, and/or the broader community.

Candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Preference will be given to those who either hold or are eligible for certification in Endocrinology and Metabolism by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

One of Canada’s leading universities, Queen’s has a reputation for academic excellence, research, and a diverse and vibrant learning environment. Kingston is situated in the heart of historic Southeastern Ontario on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, a midpoint between Montreal and Toronto.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is strongly committed to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace and encourages applications from Black, racialized/visible minority and Indigenous/Aboriginal people, women, persons with disabilities, and 2SLGBTQ+ persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

To comply with federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information as to how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens/permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship; however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Applications are to include a letter summarizing expertise, qualifications, and accomplishments relevant to the position together with a curriculum vitae, a brief biography, and the names and full contact information of three referees. Complete
applications are to be directed to:

Dr. S.L. Archer, Professor and Head
Department of Medicine, Queen’s University
c/o Joel Gillis, Etherington Hall, 94 Stuart Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6

Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Mr. Joel Gillis above.

Province / State
Employment Type
full time
Academic Endocrinologist - Clinician Scientist
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Queen’s University 
Street Address 1
94 Stuart Street 
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Postal / Zip Code
K7L 2V6 
Institution Description
One of Canada’s leading universities, Queen’s has a reputation for academic excellence, research, and a diverse and vibrant learning environment. Kingston is situated in the heart of historic Southeastern Ontario on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, a midpoint between Montreal and Toronto. 
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Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Mr. Joel Gillis 
613-533-6000 ext. 77765 
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Published on 2020-12-21
Edited on 2021-01-13