Lecturer/Assistant Professor - Nuclear Medicine - Regular full-time 2023-12162022-1

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Date Posted: 6/12/2023

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Reference No.: 2023-12162022-1

Position Type: Regular full-time


FTE Status: 1.00

Hours of Work: Other

Campus Site: Other

Shifts Weekday Required: Other

Shifts Weekend Required: Other

Statutory Holiday(s) Required: No

Lecturer / Assistant Professor - Nuclear Medicine

Faculty/ Division: Faculty of Medicine

Department: Medical Imaging

Hospital Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)

Job Posting: November 24, 2022.

Job Closing: Open, until filled.


The Department of Medical Imaging at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is recruiting a radiologist in the Nuclear Medicine Division. The position is primarily based in Nuclear Medicine and PET imaging with opportunities for cross-sectional chest and abdominal imaging. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2023.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is a fully affiliated hospital of the University of Toronto with over 1,212 total beds, of which 677 are dedicated to acute care. SHSC houses The Odette Cancer Centre, one of the largest comprehensive cancer programs in the country. The radiology practice is composed of more than 50 subspecialty radiologists. The candidate will be a central team member in the division of Nuclear Medicine. This individual is expected to take on a key contributing role in all areas of subspecialty in nuclear medicine. Experience and research interest in PET-CT and PET-MRI imaging and an associated strong Theranostics skillset are highly desirable. The candidate will be an integral part of the teaching faculty of our undergraduate and postgraduate (Residency and Fellowship) programs and actively participate in research as a Clinician Teacher or Clinician Investigator.

The qualified applicant should be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, hold a Fellowship in Diagnostic Radiology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent, and be eligible for medical licensure in the Province of Ontario, with sufficient experience to perform subspecialty work in Nuclear Medicine. Recognized fellowship training in Nuclear Medicine (1 year minimum) post-graduation is essential.

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. Compensation is based on fee for service model. The estimated income range will be $300,000 to $500,000 per annum for a full-time equivalent to start with opportunity for increased salary commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Qualified candidates should send their curriculum vitae, cover letter, and three references to:

Dr. Sean Symons

Radiologist in Chief, Department of Medical Imaging

c/o Kimberly Wong, Executive Assistant

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

MG-161, 2075 Bayview Avenue

Toronto, Ontario Canada M4N 3M5

e-mail: kimberly.wong@sunnybrook.ca

The closing date for applications is January 3, 2023 although the position will remain open until filled.

For more information about the Department of Medical Imaging, please visit our page at http://medical-imaging.utoronto.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens or permanent residents will be given priority.

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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an equal opportunity employer.