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Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), McGill Director of the Division of Cardiology

McGill University
Montreal, Quebec
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Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), McGill Director of the Division of Cardiology, Isadore Rosenfeld Chair in Cardiology (C-201127)

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences – Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology


The Department of Medicine at McGill University invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor (Clinical) as a member of the Contract Academic Staff.  The professorial rank will be determined according to the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The incumbent will also be the McGill Director of the Division of Cardiology. The Department seeks a transformational leader who will take a high performing Division to the next level of academic excellence. This position does not confer eligibility for tenure. 

The successful candidate will have a clear vision of the evolving nature of Cardiology, a demonstrated ability to communicate that vision, and the skill to encourage others to share it. The department will support the successful candidate’s appointment to the Isadore Rosenfeld Chair in Cardiology in McGill University's Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. The prospective Chairholder is expected to be a world-class scholar in research and teaching in the field of cardiology at McGill University. 

The Department of Medicine is a leader in academic medicine, and our educational and research missions support excellent and innovative clinical programs across our teaching hospitals. The McGill University Health Centre and the Jewish General Hospital are major teaching hospitals affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Job Duties:

The successful candidate, as McGill Director of the Division of Cardiology, will have a demonstrable record of success in academic leadership and draw on strong interpersonal skills to inspire best practices and innovation. They will foster excellence in teaching, patient care, and research within the Division and will demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion in these activities. The incumbent will also promote independent and collaborative research, and fulfill administrative responsibilities at the institutional, university, regional and provincial levels, where appropriate. 

The incumbent will be expected to maintain a clinical practice at the McGill University Health Centre and the Jewish General Hospital. 

The McGill Division Director will ensure the pursuit of a common academic agenda for McGill Cardiology at all its sites, including a focus on the following aspects:

Education, specifically undergraduate and postgraduate initiatives in Cardiology;

2)           Research, including promoting, supporting, and incentivizing McGill-wide Cardiology research initiatives;

3)           Clinical innovation;

4)           Faculty development, mentorship, and wellness; and

5)           Cross-cutting advancement initiatives.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

Candidates must hold an MD degree and have completed subspecialty training in Cardiology, be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent), and be eligible for licensure by the Collège des médecins du Québec. 

Candidates must have strong leadership qualities and must demonstrate internationally-recognized academic accomplishment in cardiology research and teaching. Preference will be given to a proven and accomplished clinical trialist. 

All candidates must be fluent in English with a working knowledge of French.


Faculty/Department/Unit:Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Employee Type: Contract Academic Staff ('Academic Contractual')
Rank: Associate/Full Professor
Salary: Remuneration will be according to Quebec health care fee schedule
Job Status: Full-time

Posting Period: Please submit your application within 30 days of the publication.



Applications must be submitted on-line at: https://mcgill.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/McGill_Careers/job/MUHC-GLEN/Associate-or-Full-Professor--Clinical---McGill-Director-Division-of-Cardiology--C-201127-_JR0000006740

The following supporting documents are required:


-          Cover letter and curriculum vitae

-          Statement of research 

-          Names and contact information of three referees


McGill University is committed to equity and diversity within its community and values academic rigour and excellence. We welcome and encourage applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, 

women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities.

At McGill, research that reflects diverse intellectual traditions, methodologies, and modes of dissemination and translation is valued and encouraged. Candidates are invited to demonstrate their research impact both within and across academic disciplines and in other sectors, such as government, communities, or industry.

McGill further recognizes and fairly considers the impact of leaves (e.g., family care or health-related) that may contribute to career interruptions or slowdowns. Candidates are encouraged to signal any leave that affected productivity, may have had an effect on their career path. This information will be considered to ensure the equitable assessment of the candidate’s record. 

McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated equity groups to self-identify. It further seeks to ensure the equitable treatment and full inclusion of persons with disabilities by striving for the implementation of universal design principles transversally, across all facets of the University community, and through. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, this email or phone at 514-398-2477. 

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Posted: 2020-12-21 Expires: 2021-01-20

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Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), McGill Director of the Division of Cardiology

McGill University
Montreal, Quebec

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