Department of Medicine
Academic Stroke Medicine Internist
The Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences invites applicants for an AcademicPhysician to join the Division of Neurology. This is a full-time faculty position for a period of three years (renewable). Academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
Applicants will have completed specialty training in Internal Medicine and subspecialty training in Stroke Medicine (i.e. stroke fellowship training). The successful candidate will be a full time member of the Division of Neurology and be expected to contribute to the academic mission of the Faculty and Division. This is a Clinician Educator position and the successful candidate should also have experience in post-graduate education. Clinical activities will include admitting patients and providing internal medicine consultations on a busy acute stroke unit and administering thrombolytic therapy to appropriate patients with acute ischemic stroke.
Applicants should be certified (or eligible for certification) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and must be licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario. The successful candidate will be expected to fully participate in all of the appropriate departmental and divisional educational activities, and participate in call responsibilities for the city hospitals.
Applications must include an up to date curriculum vitae, description of training and research experience as well as the names and addresses of three professional referees. Applications must be received by 14 November 2013.
Applications should be sent to:
Dr. Paul O’Byrne, Chair, Department of Medicine
McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences
1280 Main Street West, HSC 3W10
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1
Posted: October 10, 2013
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority for these positions. 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. If you require any form of accommodation throughout the recruitment and selection procedure, please contact the Human Resources Service Centre
at ext. 222-HR (22247).