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Assistant Professor – Pediatric Neurology

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Pediatric Neurology
Full Time Practice
Edmonton
Stollery Children's Hospital
2018-01-09
2018-01-22  Time: 7:00
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

Assistant Professor – Pediatric Neurology

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a contingent tenure track position of Assistant Professor with the Division of Pediatric Neurology in the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will join eight academic pediatric Neurologists providing a full spectrum of clinical services. In addition to clinical care, the division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has a fully accredited Pediatric Neurology subspecialty training program through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. We have an active basic and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.

This position will be comprised of 60% clinical service and 40% academic pursuits, in either teaching and/or research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Neurology. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty. Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be based on the income scale of the Alberta Academic Medicine and Health Services Program (AAMHSP).

Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in pediatric Neurology, and be certified or eligible to become a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric Neurology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing (http://www.royalcollege.ca/public/credentials/routes). Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

The University of Alberta in Edmonton is one of Canada’s top teaching and research universities, with an international reputation for excellence across the humanities, sciences, creative arts, business, engineering, and health sciences. Home to 39,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff, the university has an annual budget of $1.84 billion and attracts nearly $450 million in sponsored research revenue.


This position is not sponsorship eligible.

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:

Dr. Lawrence Richer

Divisional Director, Pediatric Neurology

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

11405-87 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: (780) 248-5568

Email: lricher@ualberta.ca

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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