Assistant / Associate Professor / Professor - Pediatric Neuroradiologist, SickKids

Date Posted: 05/16/2023
Closing Date: 12/31/2023, 11:59PM ET
Req ID: 31251
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Medical Imaging
Hospital Affiliation: Hospital for Sick Children
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)



The Department of Diagnostic Imaging at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto invites applications from interested and qualified Neuroradiologists for a full-time permanent faculty position in the Division of Pediatric Neuroradiology.

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto, is a world-renowned leader in health care, research, and teaching. SickKids is a tertiary care, world-renowned facility which was recognized recently by Newsweek as the No.1 pediatric hospital in the World ( SickKids is committed to providing excellence in care with a highly qualified, interdisciplinary, hospital-based medical staff. The Hospital has approximately 340 beds and performs approximately 130,000 imaging studies per year. 

The ideal candidate must have M.D. or equivalent, be board-certified in radiology and have fellowship and clinical experience in pediatric neuroradiology. Leadership skills will be an asset. The successful candidate should have a good academic track record and qualify for an appointment at the level of Assistant Professor or above at the Department of Medical Imaging at the University of Toronto and should be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). Proficiency in English is required. 

The ideal candidate must have demonstrated both scholarly and clinical achievement in the subspecialty of pediatric neuroradiology. The successful applicant will be part of the Division of Pediatric Neuroradiology at SickKids. Responsibilities will include performing and interpreting diagnostic neuroradiologic studies, including advanced imaging, providing call coverage in evening and overnight hours in rotation with other pediatric neuroradiologists and providing consultations. The Division of Pediatric Neuroradiology currently consists of 7 staff neuro-radiologists. The Division has a large, international fellowship program in Pediatric Neuroradiology and is also involved in the residency program of the Department of Medical Imaging of the University of Toronto. The Division works collaboratively with Neurology, Neurosurgery, and other related disciplines in SickKids. 

Faculty appointment at the University of Toronto and salary will be made commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The candidate should be eligible for an academic position at the University of Toronto preferably at the rank of Assistant Professor or above. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision Care, Life Group Insurance, Disability Insurance Pension contributions, and if eligible relocation package, etc. The position provides an excellent opportunity for professional development, collaborative and individual research with protected academic time. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to: Jill Hynes, c/o Dr. Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Radiologist-in-Chief, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8 via email at

Salary: $ 380,000 to $475,000
Benefits: Health and Dental (including Vision Care), Long & Short-Term Disability, Life Insurance.
Pension: Defined Contribution Pension 
Relocation: To reimburse costs associated with relocation if required.
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent
Work Location: The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8

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

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