Junior Pediatric General Radiologist

The Hospital for Sick Children - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Department of Diagnostic Imaging at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, a major pediatric referral center, invites applications from interested, qualified Radiologists for a junior faculty position in Pediatric Radiology, in the division of General Pediatric Radiology (expected start date of July 1, 2020, or earlier). The Department of Diagnostic Imaging has a state of the art imaging equipment (new MRI machines (3T and 1.5 T), CT, CT-PET, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy, modern interventional suites.

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, is a world-renowned leader in health care, research, and teaching. SickKids is a tertiary care, world-renowned facility, committed to providing excellence in care with a highly qualified, interdisciplinary, hospital-based medical staff. The Hospital has approximately 300 beds and the Department of Diagnostic Imaging performs in excess of 140,000 examinations per year.

Job Summary:
The ideal candidate will be board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) and should have fellowship and clinical experience from a reputed institution in pediatric radiology. Clinical experience in all aspects of general pediatric radiology, including conventional radiography, fluoroscopic procedures, ultrasound, CT and body magnetic resonance imaging is a must. Focused creative professional activity and a strong research acumen will be considered favorably. We are looking for candidates with excellence in after-hours radiology services and experience in fetal imaging. Candidates with research experience and potential will be selected.

The General Pediatric Radiology Division works collaboratively and closely with other divisions within the department (Neuroradiology, Vascular Interventional Radiology/IGT and Nuclear Medicine) and with other disciplines of Pediatric medicine and surgery. The division also has dedicated cardiac radiologists and musculoskeletal radiologists. The Department has a strong educational program with approximately 15 dedicated Pediatric Fellows per year in various divisions and 4 to 6 University of Toronto Radiology Residents rotating through the department.

Faculty appointment at the University of Toronto and salary will be made commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The candidate should be eligible for an academic position at the University of Toronto preferably at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position provides an excellent opportunity for professional development, collaborative and individual research with protected academic time.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to:
Jill Hynes, c/o Dr. Manohar Shroff, Radiologist-in-Chief, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8 via email at jill.hynes@sickkids.ca.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and members of sexual minority groups and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however; Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Years of experience: 1 year or more of dedicated pediatric radiology fellowship in reputed academic pediatric institutions is compulsory.

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