Lecturer / Assistant / Associate Professor - Emergency, Trauma and Acute Care Imaging

Date Posted: 04/22/2021
Closing Date: 05/27/2021
, 11:59PM EDT
Req ID: 3774
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Medical Imaging
Hospital Affiliation: Unity Health Toronto - St. Michael's
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)



St. Michael’s Hospital along with the University of Toronto are seeking a 4th radiologist to join our growing Emergency, Trauma & Acute Care (ETAC) Radiology Division.  We are a collegial, welcoming and supportive group that seeks clinically excellent radiologists to support our mission of caring for urgently presenting, critically ill and high-level trauma patients.  We offer a friendly and relaxed environment, opportunities for professional and career growth as well an excellent compensation package. The successful candidate must currently hold or be eligible for a University of Toronto full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer, Assistant Professor, or Associate Professor. The effective start date is June 1, 2021, as mutually agreed upon.


The successful applicant will provide diagnostic interpretations of plain-film, ultrasound, CT, and MR imaging examinations in support of Emergency, Inpatient and Trauma Services.  Clinical services are performed primarily in a teaching setting with clinical fellow, resident and medical student participation. Teaching and research (including AI) opportunities are available to interested applicants.  Academic rank at the University of Toronto (Canada’s top ranked medical school) will be commensurate with applicant’s experience.


St, Michael’s Hospital, a member Hospital of Unity Health Toronto, is a 459 bed, level 1 trauma center located in the heart of Toronto’s Downtown and is affectionately referred to as the “Urban Angel”. We aspire to be Canada’s premier trauma center. Operating out of our cutting-edge emergency and trauma facility with state-of-the-art operational IT platforms including embedded AI tools, and with current CT and MRI technology the ETAC Division is equipped to provide the highest standards of clinical care to our patients and collaborative support for the clinicians we serve. We live by our motto of “Inspired care. Inspiring Science”.


Successful candidates must hold MD qualifications, be certified (or be eligible for certification) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in General Internal Medicine and be licensed (or be eligible for licensure) by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. 


Salary will be commensurate with academic rank, qualifications and experience.


Interested and qualified candidates should send a cover letter, CV, and arrange to have sent a minimum of 3 reference letters to:


Dr. Tim Dowdell, Radiologist in Chief at Tim.Dowdell@unityhealth.to


Closing date for applications will be May 26, 2021.


CAUTION: This ad is “posted only” to the UofT affiliated hospital job board. Please see the information directly above for the application instructions; applications submitted via the "Apply Now" button on this page will NOT be considered for this position.


For more information about the Department of Medical Imaging, please visit our home page at http://medical-imaging.utoronto.ca/.

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

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