Academic Hematopathologist / Transfusion Medicine Director
KINGSTON, ONTARIO (CANADA).
The Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine in the Queen's University Faculty of Health Sciences
and its affiliated teaching hospitals is recruiting an academic Hematopathologist with a requirement of
training/expertise in Transfusion Medicine. Additional training/expertise in tissue typing (HLA) would be
considered an asset.
We are a very collegial department, with a strong culture of scholarship. The expectation of the successful
appointee will be to oversee the operation of the Transfusion Medicine Laboratory, as well as the HLA
laboratory, if sufficient expertise in this area. We are part of an academic health sciences centre with a full
Hematology/Oncology service, an active autologous stem cell transplant program, cardiac surgery, regional
trauma centre, Level 3 NICU and renal transplant program. Participation in routine hematopathology service
including blood film, bone marrow, hemoglobinopathy, flow cytometry and hemostasis sign out is also
Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure with the college of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and
must hold postgraduate qualifications in Hematological Pathology. Preference will be given to applicants who
hold certification from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of
Medical Specialties. Candidates must demonstrate strong potential and/or experience for innovative and
scholarly research as well as provide evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative
environment. Demonstration of a strong potential for teaching contributions in the Department's undergraduate,
graduate and postgraduate training programs will also be expected. Appointment will be at an academic rank
commensurate with experience.
Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants
should submit a letter of interest and CV to:
Dr. David Good
Hematopathology Service Chief
Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6
Telephone: (613) 533-2850
Fax: (613) 533-2907
Email: [email protected] (electronic submission preferred)
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 people, persons with disabilities,
and LGBTQ persons. 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: Barb Latimer at [email protected]. All qualified candidates are encouraged to
apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents 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.
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