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  • Advert number: 302296-0
  • Posted Date: 02/05/12
  • Closing Date: 13/06/12


Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a Clinical Faculty position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor or Clinical Professor, as appropriate. This position will be based at Vancouver General Hospital but working within our provincial Transplant structure, involving Providence Health Care and other institutions.

The successful candidate must be eligible to be licensed to practise as a Nephrologist Physician in BC. He/She must have a strong background in Kidney Transplantation. Experience in all aspects of the Clinical Management of Kidney Transplant patients (Pre-transplant Assessment, Peri-operative and long-term management) as well as Living and Deceased Donor Transplant experience is essential. Additional skills in administration, education and/or research are an asset.

There will also be an expectation that the successful candidate participates in the General Nephrology Programme at UBC. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and will be expected to participate in the Undergraduate, as well as Postgraduate, teaching activities of the Division and Department.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate as an active member in the provincial organisations of BC Transplant and BC Provincial Renal Agency, both agencies of the Provincial Health Services Authority.

The appointment will commence as early as 1st January 2013 and the closing date for applications is 31st July 2012.

UBC and Vancouver Coastal Health hire on the basis of merit, and are committed to the employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier, a letter describing academic (research/education or administrative) interests and plans, and four (4) letters of reference addressing scholarly, professional and creative work, teaching and administration. Applications should be emailed to: Dr A Levin and Dr C K Yeung c/o: