Lecturer or Assistant / Associate / Full Professor – Academic Dermatologist

University of Toronto


Date Posted: 11/14/2023
Closing Date:01/05/2024, 11:59PM ET
Req ID: 34861
Job Category: Faculty – Clinical
Faculty/Division: Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: Unity Health Toronto – St. Michael’s
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)


The Department of Medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital, in conjunction with the Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, is seeking a qualified full-time academic dermatologist. The successful candidate must be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto with the academic position description of Clinician-Investigator (CI). The expected start date of the position is July 1, 2024.

The successful candidate will hold an MD degree and should have, or be eligible for, certification in Dermatology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canadaand licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). The successful candidate will also have or be working towards a graduate degree or other advanced training relevant to their area of specialization. The successful candidate will support outpatient demands and inpatient consultations. They will participate fully in the education programs in Dermatology at St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto, as well as lead clinical research and/or quality improvement programs. Research excellence will be assessed by the presence of research grants, publications in leading journals, invited presentations at significant conferences, awards, accolades and other related accomplishments.  For details on the University of Toronto academic clinical faculty requirements for advanced training and demonstrated scholarship for the job description of CI, please see Table 2 at https://deptmedicine.utoronto.ca/clinical-faculty-academic-appointments#Clinicalfacultyapptcategories

The successful candidate will report to the Head, Division of Occupational Medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital, which is composed of 2 full time academic physicians, and has an international reputation in intra-disciplinary research.  At the University of Toronto, this candidate will be appointed to the Division of Dermatology.

Applications will be accepted until January 5, 2024. Should you be interested in this opportunity, pleaseforwarda one-page statement of interest, a curriculum vitae and the contact information of four referees, two who are internal to your current organization, and two external, to:

Dr. Sharon Straus, Physician-in-Chief

c/o Julia Stratta, DOM Recruitment Coordinator

St. Michael’s Hospital

30 Bond Street, Room 1-420 Bond Wing

Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8

Email: [email protected]

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St. Michael’s Hospital is part of Unity Health Toronto, comprised of Providence, St. Joseph’s and St. Michael’s Healthcare. Unity Health Toronto is one of Canada’s largest Catholic healthcare networks serving patients, residents and clients across the full spectrum of care, spanning primary care, secondary community care, tertiary and quaternary care services to post-acute care through rehabilitation, palliative care and long-term care, while investing in world-class research and education. St. Michael’s Hospital is a teaching and research hospital in downtown Toronto. Affectionately known as the Urban Angel, St. Michael’s is renowned for providing exceptional patient care. As downtown Toronto’s adult trauma centre, the hospital is a hub for neurosurgery, complex cardiac and cardiovascular care, diabetes and osteoporosis care, minimally invasive surgery and care of the homeless and disadvantaged. Fully affiliated with the University of Toronto and home to the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s provides outstanding medical education to health-care professionals in 29 academic disciplines.

For more information about St. Michael’s Hospital, please visit https://unityhealth.to/locations/st-michaels-hospital/

For information about the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca . The Department of Medicine’s academic position descriptions can be viewed on this webpage: http://www.deptmedicine.utoronto.ca/academic-position-descriptions#AcademicPositionDescriptions

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