Career Opportunities

Hepatologist

The Department of Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) Medicine Program is seeking an Academic Physician in the Section of Hepatology. The Section is one of 17 academic sections in the Department of Internal Medicine providing patient care, undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing education, and has an active clinical and lab-based research program. Section members actively collaborate with Scientists from other Departments and Institutions in Canada and elsewhere, including the National Microbiology Laboratory/Public Health Agency of Canada based in Winnipeg.

The successful applicant will be part of a busy and expanding liver disease program and report to the Head of the Section of Hepatology. He/she will be a clinician-investigator with a track record of productivity in investigator driven clinical research in Hepatology. He/She will have demonstrated a high capacity to collaborate within and outside his/her current Division/Institution and will be tasked to build an interdisciplinary program for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease patients. Interest in furthering undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing medical education in Hepatology are required.

Candidates must demonstrate broad experience in clinical management of liver diseases including pre- and post-transplant care, must have specialty qualifications in Internal Medicine and/or Gastroenterology/Hepatology in the country of current practice, and must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba.

This is a geographical, full-time, contingent position commencing July 1, 2018 or as soon thereafter as possible, for a term of two years, renewable upon favorable review. Salary and rank will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.  

The University of Manitoba is a major research university located in the city of Winnipeg.  The city has close to one million population, and a rich sports and cultural environment with a symphony, opera, dance, theatre, ethnic festivals, and a vivid art scene.  The region also provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons. 

The University of Manitoba and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.  Applications are encouraged from qualified applicants including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, people with disabilities, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. 

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of “The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy” (Manitoba).  Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

 

Contact

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three references to:  

Chair, Search Committee

Department of Internal Medicine

Room GC430, Health Sciences Centre

820 Sherbrook Street

Winnipeg, MB  Canada  R3A 1R9


Posted October 6, 2017

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