Academic Respirologist – Clinician Scholar
Department of Medicine
Queen's University Faculty of Health Sciences
The Division of Respirology and Sleep Medicine within the Department of Medicine at Queen’s University invites applications for Academic Respirologist – Clinician Scholar positions. The Division has many exciting opportunities in light of several recent/upcoming retirements and senior members advancing to major hospital and university leadership roles.
Clinical responsibilities will include general respirology clinics, bronchoscopy, and respirology in-patient consultation service. Expertise in sleep medicine, interstitial lung disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or pulmonary hypertension will be considered an asset.
In addition to a major focus on providing exemplary clinical service, the successful applicant would be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, engage in collaborative research, and contribute to the administrative functions of the University and Hospitals. It is expected candidates will exhibit a strong potential for innovative and scholarly research, as well as provide evidence of a strong academic portfolio with demonstrable teaching experience. Candidates must also demonstrate strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work in a collaborative environment.
Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Respirology with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Preference will be given to those who either hold or are eligible for certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Respirology.
Members of the Department of Medicine enjoy a competitive compensation package, including a generous benefits plan. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.
One of Canada’s leading universities, Queen’s has a reputation for academic excellence, research, and a diverse and vibrant learning environment. Kingston is situated in the heart of historic Southeastern Ontario on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, a midpoint between Montreal and Toronto.
Applications are to include a letter summarizing expertise, qualifications, and accomplishments relevant to the position together with a curriculum vitae, and the names and full contact information of three referees. Complete applications are to be directed to:
Dr. S.L. Archer, Professor and Head
Department of Medicine, Queen’s University
c/o Joel Gillis, Etherington Hall, 94 Stuart Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6
Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.