University of Alberta

Program Director, Family Medicine - Emergency Medicine Program

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Department of Family Medicine

Competition No.  -    A108621634D1
Closing Date  -    Sep 07, 2018

The Department of Family Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, invites applications for Program Director supporting the postgraduate program in Emergency Medicine.

The successful candidate will be responsible for in-training and program evaluation, organizing and conducting academic rounds and teaching activities, program review, and the review of applications to the program.

The position is 0.2 FTE, which will require the commitment of an average of one day per week. The term of the appointment is 3 years.

The successful applicant must have completed FM-EM residency training and possess certification in Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine through the College of Family Physicians of Canada (or equivalent), and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, and should have a Clinical Academic Colleague appointment with the Department of Family Medicine.  As a member of an academic department, the successful candidate will have experience in a teaching role and scholarly interests.

Applications with current curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and the names and contact information of three referees, should be submitted in confidence by September 7, 2018.

Dr. Lesley Charles
Interim Director, Enhanced Skills
Department of Family Medicine
University of Alberta
205 College Plaza
Edmonton, AB  T6G 2C8

Review of applications will begin on September 7, 2018; however the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

How to Apply


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

The University of Alberta is 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.