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Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist
McMaster University in conjunction with St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton is seeking an academic Otolaryngologist specializing in Head and Neck oncology. The Hamilton Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Program serves a catchment area of more than 2.5 million residents. The regional service also provides tertiary and quaternary level care to patients from other regions of the Province and plays an essential role in the support of several other regional programs. The regional Otolaryngology - Head and Neck service, together with the Department of Surgery, McMaster University is involved in undergraduate, post-graduate and continuing medical education programs.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate experience and training in the management of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck disorders appropriate for an academic tertiary care level referral centre and will be Fellowship trained in Head and Neck Oncology. He/she will be expected to show evidence of exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills with initiative to further advance the clinical and academic productivity and goals of the Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Program. This is a full-time faculty position in the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University. A commitment and demonstrated interest in surgical education at all levels is essential, as well as active participation in research programs and academic initiatives of the Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Program. Individuals with leadership training and/or experience in leadership roles are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have certification in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) and be licensed or eligible for license in the Province of Ontario. McMaster University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, members of sexual minorities, and persons with disabilities. 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”
How To Apply
Applications must include up-to-date curriculum vitae, and a description of previous academic experience, as well as of specialty training. Applications will be accepted until April 30, 2019. Submissions may be made to:
Dr. Susan Reid, Professor and Chair,
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
B3-155 Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre
711 Concession Street East
Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3
Employment Equity Statement
McMaster University is located on the traditional territories of the Haudenosaunee and Mississauga Nations and, within the lands protected by the “Dish with One Spoon” wampum agreement.
In keeping with its Statement on Building an Inclusive Community with a Shared Purpose, McMaster University strives to embody the values of respect, collaboration and diversity, and has a strong commitment to employment equity. The diversity of our workforce is at the core of our innovation and creativity and strengthens our research and teaching excellence. The University seeks qualified candidates who share our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion. While all qualified candidates are invited to apply, we particularly welcome applications from women, persons with disabilities, First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples, members of visible minorities, and LGBTQ+ persons. Job applicants requiring accommodation to participate in the hiring process should contact the Human Resources Service Centre at 905-525-9140 ext. 222-HR (22247) or the Faculty of Health Sciences Human Resources office at ext. 22207 to communicate accommodation needs.