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Academic Public Health Physician in the Division of Preventive Medicine (22-UAH-MED-PM-10) Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Alberta   14 views
Job Details

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine in partnership with Alberta Health Services, invites applications for a Public Health Physician to be based in the Division of Preventive Medicine. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the worlds top 50 medical schools and as one of Canadas premier health-education institutions. The University is currently home to more than 38,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff.

The Division of Preventive Medicine is home to two Royal College accredited residency training programs, one in Public Health and Preventive Medicine and another in Occupational Medicine. Faculty members in the division engage in a range of research projects from evidence-based medicine to population health to bench research and provide clinical service in Public Health as well as Occupational Medicine.

Key accountabilities of the Public Health Physician will include, but will not be limited to, engagement in research with a focus on Public Health and Preventive Medicine, contribution to the educational programs in the Division of Preventive Medicine, and provision of Public Health related clinical service.

The successful candidate will be offered a contingent tenured or tenure-track appointment in the Department of Medicine, with the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, which is in accordance with the University of Alberta Faculty Agreement, and offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Remuneration for this position is based on the Academic medicine & Health Services Program (AMHSP). Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, experience, and research interests, along with three letters of reference.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT

Dr. Sebastian Straube

Division Director, Preventive Medicine

5-30 University Terrace

8303 112 Street

Edmonton, AB Canada T6G 2T4

Ph: 780.492.6291 E-mail: straube@ualberta.ca

Applications will begin being reviewed on August 12, 2022; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of theImmigration and Refugee Protection Act(R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application (within the cover letter).

How to Apply

Apply Online

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services are committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Mtis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.

The successful candidate will be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in Public Health and Preventive Medicine with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

Individuals with a strong interest in research are encouraged to apply. A research degree, such as a PhD or equivalent, is desirable.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Medicine
  • Specialty: Public Health & Preventative Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
  • Compensation: Remuneration for this position is based on the Academic medicine & Health Services Program (AMHSP). Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
  • Posting Date: Aug 3, 2022
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Company Description
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