The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology in partnership with Alberta Health Services invites applications for a Movement Disorders Neurologist to be based at the University of Alberta Hospital. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions. The University is currently home to more than 38,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff.
The Division of Neurology is an internationally recognized team of Neurological specialists in Stroke, Neuromuscular Disease, MS, Movement Disorders, Epilepsy, ALS and Cognitive Disorders with over 30 academic neurologists and 25 full time clinical members. The Division is closely aligned to the Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute, University of Alberta and is housed with the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta.
The successful candidate will be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in Neurology with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and a background in fellowship training Movement Disorders.
Individuals with a strong interest in research and interested in the education of trainees are encouraged to apply.
Key accountabilities of the Movement Disorders Neurologist will include, but will not be limited to the Program Director, Movement Disorders, Divisional Director, Neurology and the Department Chair, Medicine.
The successful candidate will be offered a contingent tenured or tenure-track appointment in the Department of Medicine, with the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, which is in accordance with the University of Alberta Faculty Agreement, and offers a comprehensive benefits package.
Remuneration for this position is based on the Academic Medicine & Health Services Program (AMHSP). Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, previous clinical and teaching experience, and research track record along with three letters of reference.
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT
Dr. Douglas Zochodne
Divisional Director, Neurology
Ph: 780-248-1928 E-mail: [email protected]
Applications will begin being reviewed on June 24, 2020; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application.
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Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Medicine can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.ualberta.ca.
Details about Alberta Health Services can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca.
How to Apply
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight MST of the closing date.
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services are committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.
|Location:||Canada Alberta Edmonton|
|Salary:||Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year|
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.