Pediatric Neurologist

Location
Halifax (City), Nova Scotia (CA)
Posted
18 Sep 2020
Closes
16 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pediatric Neurologist (1.0 FTE)

Dalhousie University & IWK Health Centre

The Division of Neurology, in the Department of Pediatrics at Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre, invite applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) academic position as a Pediatric Neurologist at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. This individual will be one of a complement of 4 neurologists. The academic physician will primarily provide clinical service across the full spectrum of pediatric neurology providing tertiary level care for the only pediatric hospital serving the Maritime Provinces. Expertise or additional training in Neuromuscular disorders would be considered a strong asset.

The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in research and/or teaching activities in an academic environment; a developed interest in either would be considered an asset. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the on-call coverage for general pediatric neurology.

The applicant must have an MD or equivalent, and be board certified in Pediatric Neurology (Canadian FRCPC or eligibility), and be eligible for licensure in the Province of Nova Scotia.

Interested candidates should submit a current CV and a statement outlining their academic, teaching and research interests.  Candidates should also provide the names and contact information for three referees (at least two of which must be academic).

Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre are beautifully situated in the mature tree-lined South end of Halifax; a short walk to downtown and the vibrant boardwalk along Halifax Harbour.  Halifax is a rapidly growing cosmopolitan port city and the capital of Nova Scotia.  The city is alive with culture, heritage, tourism and embraced by the Atlantic Ocean.

Applications for this position will be accepted until November 1, 2020

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Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness.   The university encourages applications from indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.  For more information, please visit https://www.dal.ca/hiringfordiversity.