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Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), MUHC Director - Division of Cardiology

McGill University
Montreal, Quebec
  • Job Code
    Reference #: C-201021
  • Job Type

Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), MUHC Director- 
Division of Cardiology

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

Position description

The Department of Medicine at McGill University invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor as a member of the Contract Academic Staff (Clinical). The professorial rank will be determined according to the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The incumbent will also be the Director of the Division of Cardiology of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). This position does not confer eligibility for tenure. 

The McGill Division of Cardiology is highly committed to the pursuit of excellence in clinical care and innovation, research and medical education. The Division of Cardiology is one of 15 divisions within the Department of Medicine. In addition to playing an important clinical role in the Department, division members have excellent opportunities for collaborative educational and research endeavors with protected time for scholarly activities to ensure rewarding, fulfilling career development. 

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 MUHC is one of McGill’s major teaching hospitals affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.


Job Duties

The successful candidate will be a transformational leader who, as Director of the Division of Cardiology, will draw on strong interpersonal skills to inspire best practices and innovation. The preferred candidate will also bring a track-record of success in academic leadership with the ability to foster excellence in teaching, patient care, and research within the Division. The successful candidate will provide leadership for the clinical and educational missions of the Division and Department, promote independent and collaborative research and fulfill administrative responsibilities at the institutional, university, regional and provincial levels, where appropriate. 

The candidate is also expected to be actively involved in all aspects of McGill’s academic mission (teaching and supervision of clinical trainees and graduate students, research, and involvement in academic and administrative committees) and will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion in these activities. 


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 should have strong leadership qualities and a proven academic track-record in medical scholarship or in academic basic and/or clinical research. They must have experience in clinical service and training of students, residents, and fellows. 

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


Job Type:


Contract Academic Staff (Clinical)



Associate / Full Professor

Job status:





Remuneration will be according to Quebec health care fee schedule

Posting period:


Please submit your application within 30 days of the publication date


Applications must be submitted on-line at: https://mcgill.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/McGill_Careers/job/MUHC-GLEN/Associate-or-Full-Professor--Clinical---MUHC-Director-Division-of-Cardiology--C-201021-_JR0000005227

The following supporting documents are required:


-          a cover letter & curriculum vitae

-          statement of research

-          the 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 accommodation policies and procedures. 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: 2020-11-05 Expires: 2020-12-05

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Associate or Full Professor (Clinical), MUHC Director - Division of Cardiology

McGill University
Montreal, Quebec

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