Queen's University/ Developmental Pediatrician

Developmental Pediatrician

Queen’s University, Department of Pediatrics


The Department of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University invites applications for a Developmental Pediatrician. The successful applicant must be Royal College certified in Pediatrics with additional training and/or experience in Developmental Pediatrics and eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Preference will be given to those certified by the Royal College in Developmental Pediatrics. The successful applicant will join an interdisciplinary team at Kids Inclusive Centre for Child and Youth Development, located at the Kingston Health Sciences Centre, Hotel Dieu Hospital site. This centre provides consultation and continuing service to children and youth with various physical and neurodevelopmental disorders, is one of 21 Treatment Centres in Ontario and  is a member of the Ontario Association of Children’s Rehabilitation Services.

As a full-time member of the Department of Pediatrics, the successful applicant must demonstrate a strong aptitude for teaching at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Preference will be given to applicants with a strong emerging scholarly focus or evidence of high quality research. Applicants should also provide evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment.

Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario, Kingston is a beautiful historic city offering a wealth of recreational activities. Queen’s University is one of Canada's premier universities and medical schools. The successful candidate will enjoy exceptional academic, professional, and lifestyle opportunities.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, 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; 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 the Department of Pediatrics through the contact information listed below.

Review of applications will commence on September 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Letters of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae, an educational dossier and the names and contact information (including email contact) for three referees should be directed to:

Dr. Robert Connelly, Head
Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Rm. 4-3-403, Watkins 3D Kingston General Hospital
Kingston, Ontario K7L 2V7, Canada
Phone: (613) 548-6046Fax: (613) 548-1369
Email: debbie.randle@queensu.ca

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Posted on July 14, 2017 .