Medical Director and Chair in Breast Cancer Research: Toronto, ON

Women’s College Hospital Research Institute at Women’s College Hospital, the Department of Surgery at Women’s College Hospital and the Department of Surgery, University of Toronto are seeking a visionary surgical leader and researcher to take on the exciting dual role of Chair in Breast Cancer Research and Medical Director, Henrietta Banting Breast Centre at Women’s College Hospital.

 The effective date of this appointment is flexible, tentatively aiming for January 1, 2020.

The successful candidate will be a breast surgical oncologist, and must be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent, with formal research training (e.g. MSc, PhD), eligible to hold a medical license in Ontario, and eligible for appointment at the Department of Surgery at Women’s College Hospital. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto. Academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The Chair’s position is for a 5-year term, with possibility of renewal for a second 5-year term following a structured review process. The successful candidate will report to the Chief of Surgery for visioning, strategy, clinical policy and quality of care, to the Vice-President, Research for their research program, and to the Executive Vice-President and Chief Medical Executive for their medical director role. The candidate must be able to function proficiently in English.

Applications will be accepted until November 1, 2019.

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