Associate / Full Professor - Head, Division of Cardiology

Toronto (City), Ontario (CA)
20 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Associate / Full Professor - Head, Division of Cardiology
Date Posted: 10/19/2020
Closing Date: 11/30/2020, 11:59PM EDT
Req ID: 1565
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)


The Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Department of Medicine, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto are seeking an experienced academic Cardiologist to lead a vibrant and productive Division of Cardiology. The division currently consists of 21 members and provides a full range of tertiary and quaternary cardiac services. The successful applicant must be eligible for a full-time clinical academic appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. The expected start date is February 1, 2021 or shortly thereafter.

The Division Head will be a leader and mentor, with established skills in the areas of clinical care, administration, education and/or research, clinical innovation and implementation, and change management. Major responsibilities for this position will include clinical, administrative and academic leadership; faculty recruitment, mentoring and career development and development of divisional goals and objectives to support the University, Hospital and Department’s strategic initiatives.

The successful candidate must have achieved prominence in their own career and must hold an MD degree, have or be eligible for certification in Cardiology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and have or be eligible for licensure in Ontario.

Estimated compensation will be in the range of $350,000 - $400,000 commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until November 30, 2020.  

A cover letter, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three (3) referees must be sent to:

Dr. Michelle Hladunewich, Physician-in-Chief
Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Room D474, 2075 Bayview Avenue,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5
or by e-mail to:

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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an academic health sciences centre located in Toronto, Ontario. The Department of Medicine at Sunnybrook is committed to excellence in clinical care, education and research. Department members have excellent opportunities for educational and research endeavors with protected time for scholarly activities to ensure rewarding, fulfilling career development.  For more information about the Department of Medicine at Sunnybrook, please visit our website at

For information about the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, please visit our website at The Department of Medicine’s academic position descriptions can be viewed on this webpage:

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, LGBTQ 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

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