7 days old
2018-02-122018-03-14

Full-time Academic Orthopaedic Surgeon (Adult Reconstructive Ortho) - UBC/Vancouver General Hospital

University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Department of Orthopaedics at Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital (Vancouver Acute Health Services) invite applications for a full-time academic orthopaedic surgeon in the field of adult reconstructive orthopaedics (Hip and Knee). This position is based in Vancouver, and the surgical activities will be primarily located at UBC Hospital with some surgical activity at Vancouver General Hospital. Non-surgical work will be based at the Diamond Health Centre in Vancouver.

The successful candidate will have completed a successful residency in orthopaedic surgery in Canada or the United States, and will be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and will be eligible for a full unrestricted license by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. They will have also completed at least a one-year fellowship in adult reconstruction/joint replacement with an emphasis on revision hip and knee replacement. The incumbent will have also completed a master’s degree or higher in clinical epidemiology or outcomes research. Experience with large administrative databases is an asset. The successful candidate will also have shown an interest in teaching at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels. The ability to perform collaborative research with other members of the team, and with, and will other faculty members at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and beyond is also expected. The successful candidate will join a busy academic group with four other surgeons or similar interests and skills. An appropriate appointment at UBC based on experience will be considered.

The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018; nevertheless, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications. We are an equal opportunity employer, and are strongly committed to diversity. However, in accordance with Canadian law, preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents.

Applications, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vita, a letter stating clinical/teaching/research interests and a teaching dossier, if available, along with four confidential letters of reference in separate sealed envelopes or sent by a separate email, with the names and contact information of the referees clearly stated on the application should be directed to:


Dr. Don S. Garbuz, Professor and Division Head

Division of Lower Limb Reconstruction and Oncology

Department of Orthopaedics

University of British Columbia

Attn: Julie Szendrey

Diamond Health Care Centre

2775 Laurel Street

3rd floor – room 3197

Ortho Recon Station #3

Vancouver, BC  V5Z 1M9

 

Email: Donald.Garbuz@vch.ca with subject line Recon Surgeon Recruitment

Review of the applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 

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  • Knee

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