The Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University and McMaster Children’s Hospital are seeking one full-time academic metabolic genetics physician to join the Division of Genetics and Metabolics. The successful candidate will be considered a clinician educator and will be expected to share responsibility for education and research, as well as comprehensive clinical metabolic genetics services. The McMaster Children’s Hospital and Hamilton Health Sciences Centre serves as a referral centre for the regions of Waterloo-Wellington and Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand-Brant (LHIN's 3 and 4) serving a community of 2.4 million people, with the most rapidly growing pediatric population in Ontario.
McMaster University is internationally recognized for innovation in medical education and for pioneering biomedical, epidemiological and health systems research. We offer a collegial atmosphere, a unique academic environment, a comprehensive array of diagnostic and research laboratories, many research opportunities and the opportunity to work in a growing academic department with enthusiastic colleagues.
Applicants must be licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario and should be certified (or eligible for certification) in an applicable specialty by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, with additional sub-specialization in metabolics. Examples of acceptable credentials include FRCP(C) in Medical Genetics and Genomics with extensive experience in metabolics / biochemical genetics, and FRCP(C) in Pediatrics with formal training and certification in Clinical Biochemical Genetics by the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists, or equivalent.
The academic appointment and salary will be commensurate with the experience and expertise of the applicant. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first. 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. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
How To Apply
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
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
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