Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) North Sector, in partnership with the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, is seeking a qualified full time Anatomical / General or Hematopathologist with sub-specialty training and expertise in the Pathology of Lymphoid Neoplasms to join the APL staff providing lymphoma consultation services for Northern Alberta and the oncologists at the Cross Cancer Institute (CCI) in Edmonton, Alberta. The successful applicant will also hold an appointment with the University of Alberta at a level commensurate with academic experience and productivity.
The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology functions as a Center of Excellence, with a team of 96 pathologists and consultants, supported by state-of-the-art ancillary testing capabilities (immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, cytogenetics and molecular pathology).The successful applicant will be an active member of the Edmonton Lymphoma Diagnostics Team. This group offers expert consultancy in lymphoproliferative disorders for all lymphoreticular and non-lymphoreticular organs (including GI, skin, and blood), throughout the North Sector of Alberta Precision Laboratories, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alberta Health Services (AHS).
Teaching and interactions with a wide range of learners from undergraduate through postgraduate levels are part of this role. Participation in collaborative research is expected, as well as, the potential development of an independent research program in the area of lymphoproliferative diseases is available.
In accordance with the Canadian Foreign Workers requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. This position is available for AHS Sponsorship.
Minimum qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta with certification in Anatomic Pathology, Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology, General Pathology or Hematopathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or recognized equivalence. The ideal candidate will have a recognized Fellowship in Lymphoma Pathology. Alternatively, training in Hematopathology with clear emphasis on lymphoid neoplasms or equivalent (minimum 5 years) clinical-academic experience might be suitable.
The ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced laboratory environment to deliver quality care is required to balance service, teaching, research activities and quality imperatives in a resource-sensitive environment.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate:
Effective communication, experience in quality assurance, operational efficiency and appropriateness of care
Ability to work in a dynamic, changing environment that allows for delivery of quality service
Ability to balance service and quality imperative in a resource-sensitive environment
Ability to work collaboratively, build trust in working relationships, and be an overall team player
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Lab Medicine & Pathology
- Specialty: General Pathology
- Secondary Specialty: Hematopathology
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Precision Laboratories
- Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
- Compensation: Remuneration is commensurate with the level of fellowship training and experience. Remuneration range for a Pathologist in Alberta is $353,874.00 to $411,650.00. Relocation assistance is provided.
- Community Info:
Edmonton is the capital city of the Canadian province of Alberta. Edmontonis the youngest major city in Canadawith the most diverse population. Edmonton is on the North Saskatchewan River and is the centre of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region, which is surrounded by Alberta's central region. As of 2021, Edmonton had a city population of 1,010,899 and a metropolitan population of 1,418,118, making it the fifth-largest city and sixth-largest metropolitan area (CMA) in Canada. Edmonton is North America's northernmost city and metropolitan area with a population over one million.Known as the "Gateway to the North", the city is a staging point for large-scale oil sands projects occurring in northern Alberta and large-scale diamond mining operations in the Northwest Territories.Edmonton is a cultural, governmental and educational centre. It hosts a year-round slate of festivals, reflected in the nickname "Canada's Festival City". It is home to North America's second largest mall, West Edmonton Mall (the world's largest mall from 1981 until 2004), and Fort Edmonton Park, Canada's largest living history museum. For more info on the City of Edmonton please visit:Home | City of Edmonton
- Posting Date: Jul 5, 2022
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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