The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in Mount Sinai Hospital, is seeking a faculty member at the Assistant/Associate Level with diagnostic and academic interests in Clinical Biochemistry. The anticipated start date is July 3, 2018 or a mutually agreed upon date.
We are seeking an individual who values working in a collegial environment at an institution with superb clinical material, state-of-the-art technologies, and the ability to form collaborations with dedicated clinical colleagues. The successful candidate will join an academic faculty with diverse diagnostic expertise, teaching responsibilities and research activities. Mount Sinai Hospital has an internationally renowned program in all aspects of Clinical Biochemistry.
The candidate should hold a PhD degree and be certified (or eligible for certification) in clinical chemistry by the Canadian Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (CACB) and/or the American Board of Clinical Chemistry (ABCC). The applicant will have training in clinical biochemistry, special chemistry, point of care testing and other leading edge methodologies in biochemical diagnostics. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with demonstrated professional skills, able to work in team settings, excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills, and a strong interest in academic activities.
Clinical laboratory functions will include oversight of analytical and quality aspects of laboratory analysis, interpretation of results, consultation with physicians, and teaching staff, and learners at all levels of training and participation in activities related to lab test utilization.
Extensive opportunities for academic activities exist within the clinical programs and the Research Institute. The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in postgraduate teaching in the Postdoctoral Training Program in Clinical Biochemistry at the University of Toronto, teaching within the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, and in continuing medical education activities.
The successful candidate should be qualified to be appointed to the Medical and Scientific Staff of Mount Sinai Hospital and should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary and benefits are in accordance to qualifications.
Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of their career plans, and the names of three references by March 23, 2018 to:
Dr. Rita Kandel
Chief, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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