University of Alberta

Assistant/Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Competition No.  -    A100838028
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 contingent tenure track position of Assistant/Associate Professor within the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Palliative Care/Allergy and Immunology in the Department of Pediatrics.

The successful applicant will join one other academic pediatric immunologist providing a full spectrum of clinical immunology services. In addition to clinical care, the division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We have an active basic and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.

This position will be comprised of approximate 60% clinical service and 40% academic pursuits: either teaching and/or research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Immunology. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty. Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, or have certification in Pediatric Allergy.  See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing ( Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

The University of Alberta Medical School is one of the top 50 teaching and research universities in the world. The University of Alberta serves 39,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget in excess of $1.7 billion and attracts more than $500 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 forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:

Dr. Beverly Wilson

Divisional Director

Pediatric iHOPE

Room 3-516  11405-87 Avenue

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: 780-248-5530

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.

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.