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Assistant Professor - Pediatric iHOPE

19-STO-PED-IHOPE-10
Pediatrics
Full Time Practice
Edmonton
Stollery Children's Hospital
2019-01-08
2019-07-08  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

Assistant Professor - Pediatric iHOPE

Immunology, Hematology, Oncology, Palliative Care and Environmental Health

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 within the Division of Pediatric Immunology, Hematology, Oncology, Palliative Care and Environmental Health (iHOPE) in the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will join the pediatric Immunology, Hematology, Oncology, Palliative Care and Environmental Health (iHOPE) division providing a full spectrum of clinical Immunology services. In addition to clinical care, the division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We have an active basic and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.

This position will be comprised of approximately 60% clinical service (and clinical teaching) and 40% academic pursuits: either, teaching and research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Immunology and/or Infectious Disease. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty.

The University of Alberta Medical School is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta serves 39,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget in excess of $1.7 billion and attracts more than $500 million in sponsored research revenue.

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is Canada’s first and largest provincewide, fully-integrated health system, responsible for delivering health services to the over four million people living in Alberta, as well as to some residents of Saskatchewan, B.C. and the Northwest Territories

The Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta, is a full-service pediatric hospital and centre for complex pediatric care and research. It is the only specialized healthcare facility for infants, children and youth in central and northern Alberta and has among the highest inpatient volumes of any children’s hospital in Canada, and serves a geographical area of over 500,000 km.

Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a residency in Pediatrics and subspecialty residency in Pediatric Infectious Disease, and additional subspecialty training in Pediatric Immunology. Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA)

Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be based on the income scale of a competitive and highly successful academic alternate funding plan.


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

Dr. Beverly Wilson

11405-87 Avenue – 3-516 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: (780) 248-5525 Email: bawilson@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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