University of Alberta

Assistant/Associate Professor - iHOPE

MED Pediatrics

Competition No.  -    A100832121
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor positions within the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will initially join the Division of Pediatric Immunology, Hematology, Oncology, Palliative Care and Environmental Health (iHOPE). The position will comprise of a mixture of clinical service and academic pursuits: either teaching and/or research at the Stollery Children’s Hospital site focused entirely on Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

The Stollery Children's Hospital is a full-service pediatric hospital with both a unique physical design and patient-care approach. It is located within the Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre – which is also home to the University of Alberta Hospital. The Stollery is home to more than 160 physicians and 900 health care professionals, all dedicated to providing children with the best health care in Canada.

This is a 1.0 FTE Academic ARP position. The applicant will have a strong interest in practising allergy and clinical immunology in an academic pediatric department, and will include clinical service delivery, teaching and research. Clinical duties include and are limited to: in-patient consults and ambulatory clinical immunology/allergy. The Department of Pediatrics and the Stollery Children’s Hospital is a quaternary institution with a strong clinical and academic program in solid organ transplant and transplant immunology.

Interested applicants must hold an MD, must have completed residency training in Pediatrics, and be certified or eligible to become a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing (

The University of Alberta Medical School is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta is home to 39,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff and attracts nearly $450 million in sponsored research revenue.

Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be based on the income scale of a competitive and highly successful academic alternate funding plan.

Interested applicants should apply online or forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:

Dr. Bev Wilson     
Interim Divisional Director
Pediatric iHOPE
11405-87 Avenue
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9
Ph: (780)248-5525

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration 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.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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, Métis 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.

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