The Department of Surgery, Division of Urology at St. Michael’s Hospital in conjunction with the University of Toronto, Division of Urology is accepting applications from well-qualified applicants for the post of academic Urologist. The effective date of the appointment is July 1, 2018.
The successful candidate will assume the role of a Surgeon-Investigator, with a research interest in basic, clinical or translational research in line with his or her clinical subspecialty in endourology, minimally-invasive surgery and transplantation. The candidate will have completed post Residency Fellowship training in Endourology, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, and will have expertise in Renal Transplantation. The candidate will be expected to demonstrate experience and training in the surgical and medical management of urolithiasis and endourology, advanced laparoscopic and robotic-assisted Urologic Surgery, and ability to perform renal transplantation, at a level appropriate for an academic tertiary care level referral centre. He/she will have, or be working towards a Master’s Degree or PhD in a relevant field. He/she will be eligible for appointment in the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto at a rank commensurate with his/her qualifications and academic achievements, starting at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The successful candidate will be expected to possess exemplary clinical skills and a demonstrated commitment to life-long learning. A commitment to excellence in surgical education at all levels will be expected. The candidate will be expected to have shown exceptional leadership, interpersonal and collaboration skills. The candidate will be required to possess a skill set and requisite training to further advance the clinical and academic productivity of the Division of Urology.
The successful candidate must be eligible for the equivalent of Royal College certification in Urology and qualify for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.
St. Michael’s Hospital is a fully-affiliated teaching hospital with the University of Toronto, and a Level 1 Trauma centre located in downtown Toronto, providing primary, secondary and tertiary care services for Toronto, Ontario and beyond. The Department of Surgery at St. Michael’s Hospital enjoys a proven track record in tertiary care surgical services with strengths in each of the surgical specialties. The Division of Urology at St. Michael's Hospital and the University of Toronto is a provincial referral centre for endourology and shock wave lithotripsy, and one of the largest renal transplantation programs in the province. The Division of Urology engages in clinical, administrative and translational research in collaboration with the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, the Keenan Research Centre, the University of Toronto, and Ryerson University.
The successful candidate will join the Division of Urology practice plan, with earnings based on fee for service billings and support from the hospital, division, and university. Estimated earnings are expected to be over $300,000, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Estimate based on fee for service billings.
Applications, accompanied by a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of three references should be sent via email no later than January 15, 2018 to:
Dr. Kenneth Pace
c/o Suzanne Meade
St. Michael’s Hospital
30 Bond Street, CC16-044
Toronto, ON M5B 1W8
In accordance with Canada’s immigration policy, this advertisement is directed to Canadian Citizens and permanent residents of Canada. St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity, and welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
For more information about the Faculty of Medicine/Department of Surgery, please visit our home page at http://surgery.utoronto.ca.