The Department of Surgery invites applications from qualified individuals for a 5-year term position in the field of Clinical Neurophysiology.
The successful candidate will be required to:
- Teach relevant subjects at various levels;
- Supervise student projects and theses;
- Initiate, lead and participate in research activities (50% time commitment to research);
- Compete successfully for external funding to support this research program;
- Provide clinical neurophysiology services for intraoperative neuromonitoring in the Saskatoon Health Region; and
- Undertake relevant administrative activities (meetings and committee work).
We are seeking applicants who have:
- A PhD in the neurosciences related to clinical neurophysiology;
- Clinical expertise in intraoperative neuromonitoring and research area(s) related to this discipline;
- Certification for intraoperative neuromonitoring in Canada;
- A strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research;
- Demonstrated effective classroom teaching skills and mentorship;
We will also consider outstanding applicants for Visiting appointments.
Salary and Benefits: The University of Saskatchewan offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please submit a letter of application; curriculum vitae; 3 letters of reference including the contact information for the referees; any supporting documents, including teaching evaluations and samples of published work; proof of education including undergraduate and graduate transcripts to:
Dr William Dust, Acting Department
Department of Surgery
Royal University Hospital, Rm 2646, Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8
Review of applications will begin February 15, 2013 and the appointment will ideally commence April 1, 2013; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
For further details please visit these websites:
University of Saskatchewan: www.usask.ca
Department of Surgery: www.medicine.usask.ca/surgery/index.html
U of S Human Resources: www.usask.ca/hrd
U of S VicePresident Academic: www.usask.ca/vpacademic
The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.