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Academic Hematological Pathologist - University Health Network


University Health Network is a major landmark in Canada’s healthcare system, and a teaching hospital of the University of Toronto.  Building on the strengths and reputations of each of our four remarkable institutions, the organization brings together the talent, resources, technology and skills that make it an international leader in healthcare.  

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of their career plans, and the names of three references to:

Dr. Jan Delabie
Division Head, Department Laboratory Hematology
University Health Network
Laboratory Medicine Program
200 Elizabeth Street, 11th floor
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4
Fax: (416) 340-5517
E-mail: Jan.Delabie@uhn.ca

Academic Hematological Pathologist

The Laboratory Medicine Program of the University Health Network (UHN) Department of Laboratory Hematology is seeking a faculty member at the Assistant/Associate Professor/Full Professor Level with diagnostic and academic interests in Hematopathology and Laboratory Hematology.   The preferred start date will be October 1st, 2022 or will be mutually agreed upon.

The candidate must demonstrate excellence in clinical, research and teaching activities in hematopathology and laboratory hematology.

The successful candidate must be an experienced academic hematopathologist with established track record and will join a large academic laboratory faculty with diverse diagnostic expertise, teaching responsibilities, basic and clinical research activities.  Expertise in lymph node/lymphoma pathology is required. The department has a high volume of interesting and challenging cases and utilizes leading edge technologies, including molecular diagnostics and cancer cytogenetics.  Minimum requirements include MD degree, certification in hematological pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent, and eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. The successful candidate will have an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, at a rank consistent with academic qualifications. Salary and benefits are in accordance with the uniform minimal level of compensation for pathologists in the Province of Ontario (currently approximately $367,000 per annum).  

University Health Network is one of Canada's largest acute care teaching organizations with over 1000 beds and 7 priority programs in Advanced Medicine & Surgery, Oncology & Blood Disorders, Transplantation, Neural & Sensory Science, Heart & Circulation, Musculoskeletal Health & Arthritis, and Community & Population Health.  It maintains a major commitment to excellence in healthcare delivery, research and teaching.  University Health Network is a fully affiliated hospital of the University of Toronto. 

The University of Toronto and University Health Network are strongly committed to diversity within its community and welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

The Search Committee will begin to consider applications received by July 31st 2022 for shortlisting. The position will remain open until filled.  Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.