Department of Critical Care Medicine
School of Medicine Queen's University
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Faculty Position Available

  • Published Thu Jul 27th 2017

    Academic Critical Care Physician

    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Queen’s University

    The Department of Critical Care Medicine is seeking qualified applicants for a geographically full-time academic position. Applicants must be certified in adult Critical Care Medicine or equivalent and be eligible for licensure in Ontario. Applicants will also have certification in one of the relevant base specialties of Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Medicine or Surgery. Preference will be given to applicants with a commitment to academics. In addition, it is expected that applicants will have an active practice in their base discipline. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the educational and scholarly initiatives within the department and will hold a faculty appointment with academic rank in the Department of Critical Care Medicine.

    Operating at the Kingston General Hospital site of the Kingston Health Sciences Centre in a medical/surgical ICU with 33 beds and approximately 1000 admissions per year, the Critical Care Medicine service provides tertiary critical care services for the Southeastern Ontario referral region. There is a fully accredited Royal College CCM training program and a highly productive research program.

    Queen’s University is located in historic Kingston, between Montréal, Toronto and Ottawa on the shores of Lake Ontario. This university city offers a unique mix of year-round recreational, cultural and academic opportunities. Remuneration is competitive within a unique alternative funding plan.

    The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority.

    To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens/Permanent Residents of Canada.  Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements:  “I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen/Permanent Resident of Canada”.  Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete. 

    The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Anna Tavares at the email address shown below.

    A review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Please direct applications including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, a statement regarding Canadian citizenship/permanent resident status as outlined above and the names and addresses of three referees in confidence to:

    Dr. Daniel W. Howes, Head

    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Queen’s University

    Davies 2, Room 22.2.357.2

    Kingston General Hospital

    76 Stuart Street

    Kingston, Ontario K7L 2V7


    Tel: 613-549-6666 Ext. 6335

    Fax: 613-548-1325