Assistant or Associate Professor – Pediatric Neurologist

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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 or Associate Professor within the Division of Pediatric Neurology in the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will join ten 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.


Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in pediatric Neurology, and additional training in Pediatric Epilepsy with a substantial experience in epilepsy surgery 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 ( Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

This position will be comprised of approximately 60% clinical service and 40% academic pursuits, either teaching and/or research. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty.

This position is sponsorship eligible.

The University of Alberta is one of the top 100 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.


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.

Recruiter Contact:

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

Dr. Lawrence Richer

Divisional Director, Pediatric Neurology

Room 4-582, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

11405-87 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: (780) 248-5630


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.

20 February 2019
Location: Canada Alberta Edmonton
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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