Academic Vacancy 800-013-13

Academic (Vacancy Number: 800-013-13)
Posted: November 22, 2013.

Dept of Pediatrics & Child Health, Faculty of Medicine
Position start date: As soon as possible
Closing date for applications: Open till position is filled
Position number: 12739
Rank: Assistant Professor
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posting Information

Pediatric Rheumatologist

The Section of Pediatric Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Child Health Program invite applications for a pediatric rheumatologist, commencing immediately. This will be a geographical full-time, contingent position at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher commensurate on qualifications and experience. The position encompasses inpatient and ambulatory patient care responsibility and requires individuals with clinical and teaching skills to further the aims of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research, and tertiary care medicine. Position Number: 12739

Candidates must have senior specialty qualifications in Pediatrics in the country of current practice and must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba. Certification in Pediatric Rheumatology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is preferred.
The University of Manitoba is a major research university located in the city of Winnipeg. The city has a rich cultural environment with symphony, opera, dance, theatre and ethnic festivals. The region also provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons.

The University of Manitoba is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. Applications are encouraged from qualified applicants including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, people with disabilities, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and academic qualifications. Applications, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a list of publications and three references, should be sent to:

Dr. Cheryl Rockman-Greenberg
Children’s Hospital
CE208-840 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3A 1S1 (Email:; Phone: 204-787-1970)

Application closing date is:
Open till the position is filled.
Availability options: on call, day, nights, weekends.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the "Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act "(Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitas may be provided to participating members of the search process.

Questions? Contact the Academic advertising coordinator, Kathy Niziol at (204) 474-7195.