Academic Hematopathologist Position
Nova Scotia Health
HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA (CANADA).
The Division of Hematopathology in the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Nova Scotia Health Central Zone /Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre (QEII HSC) in Halifax, is seeking an academic hematopathologist. QEII HSC is a large, tertiary care teaching hospital affiliated with Dalhousie University and is the major adult referral centre for the Maritime Provinces. The successful applicant will join an active team of nine hematopathologists and three clinical scientists that serves a wide variety of patient programs including hematology, oncology, bleeding disorders, bone marrow and organ transplantation and blood transfusion.
The Division has active Royal College residency training program in Hematopathology. It is a busy clinical service, providing state-of- the- art diagnostic methods and research opportunities in morphology, molecular pathology, bone marrow transplantation, coagulation disorders, transfusion medicine, flow cytometry and HLA typing. This position requires a commitment to clinical service, teaching and research. The successful applicant will be expected to participate in all aspects of clinical hematopathology service. Expertise in lymph node pathology is an asset. Protected time for research may be arranged for a suitably qualified candidate.
Applicants should hold certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or acceptable equivalent) in Hematological Pathology. Alternatively, applicants may hold RCPSC certification in either General Pathology or Anatomical Pathology (or acceptable equivalent) with additional fellowship training in Hematopathology. The successful candidate will be eligible for an academic position in the Department of Pathology at Dalhousie University.
Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, has a metropolitan population of approximately 400,000. The city has a very good public school system, three universities and colleges and a number of cultural facilities.
In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. If suitable Canadian citizens and permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. We are committed to fostering a culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.
Potential candidates are invited to apply by forwarding a letter of interest and CV before January 30, 2022 to:
Dr. Robert Liwski,
Head, Division of Hematopathology
Room 204 Mackenzie Bldg
5788 University Avenue
Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 1V8
[3 December 2021, #11781]