The Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University and McMaster Children’s Hospital is seeking a specialist in Immunology/Allergy to join the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology as a Clinical Scholar. This appointment is for one academic year with possibility of renewal.
Clinical Scholars are a “pre-faculty” appointment, established to provide an extra period for specialized post-certification training. During the appointment, the Clinical Scholar will practice with independence while undertaking either additional specialized training in clinical procedures or formal research training. For more information on Clinical Scholars please visit https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/facultyrelations/clinical_scholars.html
The Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology currently has one Pediatric Immunologist /Allergist who works closely with clinicians in the Division of Immunology and Allergy in the Department of Medicine. The clinical service is busy and largely outpatient-based, with a dual focus on immune deficiency and allergic disease. The Division functions as a referral centre for the regions of Waterloo-Wellington and Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand-Brant (LHIN's 3 and 4) serving a community of 2.3 million people, with more than 2500 out-patient visits per year. The Division also offers consultative services to the general pediatric in-patient unit, pediatric intensive care unit as well as the emergency department at McMaster Children’s Hospital. We offer a collegial atmosphere, a unique academic environment, many research opportunities, and the opportunity to work in a growing academic department with enthusiastic colleagues. McMaster University is internationally recognized for innovations in medical education and pioneering biomedical, epidemiological and health systems research.
Interest in immune deficiency is an asset. Applicants should be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) in Pediatric Immunology and Allergy and must hold (or be eligible for) an independent license through CPSO in the Province of Ontario.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position. To comply with the Government of Canada’s reporting requirements, the University is obliged to gather information about applicants’ status as either Permanent Residents of Canada or Canadian citizens. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or current citizenship; however, all applications must include one of the following statements: Yes, I am a citizen or permanent resident of Canada - or - No, I am not a citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
For more information on the Department of Pediatrics, visit www.fhs.mcmaster.ca/pediatrics
How To Apply
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and letter of interest via email to:
Angelo Mikrogianakis, Chair
c/o Elizabeth Fonseca, Academic Coordinator
Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University Phone: 905-521-2100 ext. 76646
1280 Main Street W., HSC-3A Fax: 905-570-8967
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5 Email: email@example.com
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