Clinical Faculty Position, Pediatric Respirology Dalhousie University/IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia


Clinical Faculty Position, Pediatric Respirology
Dalhousie University/IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Medicine and the IWK Health Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia are inviting applications to fill a full-time (1.0 FTE) clinical faculty position in the Division of Respirology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine.

The IWK Health Centre is a tertiary care children’s and women’s facility serving the Maritime Provinces of Canada. The candidate will join two other physicians in the Division of Respirology. The Division provides care to children with a wide variety of respiratory problems and is the regional Centre for Cystic Fibrosis. In addition to patient care, the successful applicant will contribute to the academic mission of the Department of Pediatrics through research and teaching.

Required qualifications include an MD degree and FRCPC in Pediatrics (or equivalent), with certification in Pediatric Respiratory Medicine (or equivalent). Eligibility for medical licensure in the Province of Nova Scotia is essential. Expertise in pediatric flexible bronchoscopy is required.

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Qualified applicants will be appointed at an academic professorial level commensurate with their experience and qualifications within the Dalhousie University Department of Pediatrics. Cross- appointment to relevant Departments is possible for interested candidates.

The application deadline is May 1, 2018

Interested applicants should submit a CV, a statement of academic interests and three confidential letters of reference (two of which must be academic) forwarded under separate cover from the referee. A complete application also includes a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire, which is available at Applications should be forwarded to:

Daniel Hughes, MD, FRCPC
Head, Division of Pediatric Respirology
5850 University Avenue, Halifax, NS, B3K 6R8
Phone: 902-470- 8218
Fax: 902-470- 7223

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.