Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Emergency Medicine

Date Posted: 06/03/2021
Closing Date: 08/31/2021
, 11:59PM EDT
Req ID: 4630
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Medicine
Hospital Affiliation:
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Unity Health Toronto, University Health Network
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)



The Department of Medicine and the Division of Emergency Medicine at University of Toronto are seeking to recruit qualified academic emergency medicine physicians to a variety of academic position descriptions, including Clinician Teachers, Clinician Educators, Clinicians in Quality & Innovation, Clinician Scientists and Clinician Investigators to a maximum of 10 full-time positions. Successful candidates would be hired through one of 3 fully-affiliated Toronto Academic Health Sciences Network hospitals: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Unity Health Toronto or University Health Network. Successful candidates must be eligible for a Full-Time Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. The effective start date of the appointment is July 1, 2022, or a mutually agreeable date.


These individuals will provide exemplary patient-centered care and will be expected to participate in the undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programs of the University of Toronto as appropriate.


Successful candidates will be committed to a career in emergency medicine. Their academic interests will be demonstrated by specialization in education, quality improvement, or research, and accomplishments in quality, research, or educational scholarship. Academic excellence may be demonstrated by teaching and/or research nominations and awards, secured research grants, publications in leading journals, presentations at significant conferences, and creative professional activity with evident impact and renown.


Successful candidates must hold an MD degree, be eligible for certification in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Emergency Medicine, and have, or be eligible for, licensure in Ontario. Estimated remuneration will be in the range of $200,000 - $300,000 per annum, including fees for service, and will be commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until August 31, 2021, or until the positions are filled.


Interested applicants should forward a curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of interest, and the names and contact information of three referees to:


Dr. Anil Chopra

Director, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Toronto

c/o Ramona Zacharias

Division of Emergency Medicine

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto


*In light of current office closures due to COVID-19, please submit your application via email only.


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


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

Diversity Statement

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Accessibility Statement

The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission.

The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities.

If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact uoft.careers@utoronto.ca.

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