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Academic Neurosurgeon: HalifaxPhysician Category: SpecialistEmployment Term: Full-time, Academic
The Division of Neurosurgery in the Department of Surgery at Dalhousie University and NovaScotia Health Authority (NSHA) (http://neurosurgery.medicine.dal.ca/) is seeking an academic neurosurgeon.
The Division’s neurosurgeons provide tertiary care services to the province of Nova Scotia (population 950,000) and quaternary neurosurgical care services to Atlantic Canada (2.4 million). The successful candidate will have a significant portion of time devoted to research. Clinical work will be focused on the area of subspecialty interest and will include a smaller component of general neurosurgery; we are not seeking interest from those whose primary clinical interest is pediatric, spine or cerebrovascular neurosurgery. Interest in skull base neurosurgery is considered an asset.
The successful candidate will be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have additional research training. The ability to lead a research program and to foster collaborative research are highly valued. The Nova Scotia Health Authority encourages clinical research and the Faculty of Medicine has considerable strength in basic neuroscience research. The successful candidate will receive an academic rank in the Faculty of Medicine commensurate with qualifications and experience. Within the historic city of Halifax, Dalhousie’s Faculty of Medicine enjoys a vibrant and collegial atmosphere, where collaboration among disciplines is highly evident. The Province’s adult Neurosurgery is centralized in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, which is part of the largest health care employer in the Province.
Interested applicants should submit their CVs, a cover letter highlighting their clinical, research and teaching strengths and contact information for three referees to: Dr. David Clarke, Professor & Head, Division of Neurosurgery c/o Lorraine Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org QEII Health Sciences Centre 1796 Summer Street, Room 3848 Halifax NS Canada B3H 3A7 All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer.
Head and Neck/Microvascular Surgeon: HalifaxPhysician Category: SpecialistEmployment Term: Full-time, Academic
Head and Neck/ Microvascular Surgeon
The Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery is seeking applicants who wish to pursue an academic career in Head and Neck/Microvascular Surgery at Dalhousie University. The successful fellowship trained candidate will join three other staff surgeons in a well established multidisciplinary Head and Neck cancer program servicing the Maritime provinces. Protected and fully funded research time is available and encouraged. The Division offers competitive alternate funding compensation combined with a young and vibrant faculty which makes this a tremendous opportunity for interested candidates. Applicants with an interest in and experience in translational research will be given priority in the selection process.
The QEII Health Sciences Centre is the principal teaching hospital affiliated with Dalhousie University and a centre for excellence in health care research. It provides core health services to 500,000 Halifax region residents (50% of the population of Nova Scotia) and tertiary and quaternary acute care services to residents of Atlantic Canada. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with disability, racially visible persons and women.
Applications, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and names of three referees, should be sent to:
Dr. Mark Taylor, Interim Head
Division of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Rm. 3044, 3rd Floor Dickson
5820 University Avenue
Halifax, NS B3H 1V7
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Fax # - (902) 425-3857
Thoracic Surgeon (Academic): HalifaxPhysician Category: SpecialistEmployment Term: Academic
ACADEMIC THORACIC SURGEON, DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE
The Department of Surgery Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Health Authority is seeking an academic Thoracic Surgeon to join the Division of Thoracic Surgery at the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Division currently comprises four surgeons and has a 20 bed inpatient service. Expertise in advanced endoscopy would be preferred. The Division of Thoracic Surgery currently provides comprehensive care to Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island and provides quaternary care to New Brunswick and Newfoundland. Applicants should be eligible for licensure in Nova Scotia and certified in Thoracic Surgery.
Halifax is a growing city of 400,000 with exceptional educational, cultural and recreational opportunities and facilities.
The Department of Surgery is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The Department of Surgery 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.
Send applications to:
Dr. Harry Henteleff
Division of Thoracic Surgery
QEII Health Sciences Centre
VG Site, 7S Room 012, Victoria Building
1276 South Park Street
Halifax NS B3H 2Y9
Family Medicine: Halifax (Department of Psychiatry)Physician Category: Family PhysicianEmployment Term: Locum, Academic
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY, NOVA SCOTIA HEALTH AUTHORITY and DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY Locum Tenens – General Medicine
The Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University and the Nova Scotia Authority has an excellent opportunity for a 2 month Locum Tenens for a full-time family physician (FP) to work on the general psychiatric units within the Mental Health Program. This is an immediate start with the possibility of extension and a permanent position.
The position would involve providing general medical care as a consultant to the multi-disciplinary teams which involve consumers in their own care. All aspects of the position would require the FP to work with multi-disciplinary teams in an enthusiastic manner with the capacity for self-direction.
The successful applicant will have the following qualifications:
Medical degree and current registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia
Excellent decision making and problem solving skills
Ability to maintain clear records of patient evaluations
Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships
Must be eligible for medical staff privileges with the Nova Scotia Health Authority
Remuneration commensurate with qualifications and experience and is based upon a highly competitive Alternative Funding Plan. The Halifax Regional Municipality, made up of several communities, has a reputation for friendliness and boasts a rich diversity of recreational, cultural and educational opportunities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, although Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.For information on licensure in Nova Scotia please consult the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia website at www.cpsns.ns.ca.
Send your application with a current curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three referees to:
Dr. Scott Theriault firstname.lastname@example.org Dalhousie University, Department of Psychiatry 8th Floor, Abbie J. Lane Building, 5909 Veterans' Memorial Lane Halifax, NS B3H 2E2
Dalhousie web site is www.medicine.dal.ca
Note:Employment Term: Full-time, Part-time, Locum, Academic
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