Academic Family Physicians
- Queen's University
- Kingston, ON
- Job Category
- Academic, Family Medicine/General Practice
Department of Family Medicine
Academic Family Physicians
The Queen’s Department of Family Medicine is seeking family physicians to join the Queen’s Family Health Organization (FHO) in beautiful, historic Kingston, Ontario. Clinical responsibilities will be based within the Queen’s Family Health Team (QFHT). The preferred candidates will assume an existing practice and/or will roster new patients. They will be members of the on-call group providing call approximately two nights per month and four weekends per year.
The preferred candidates will have demonstrated experience or interest in clinical teaching of both undergraduate medical students and postgraduate trainees. With the implementation of competency-based medical education (CBME) and assessment into the department’s postgraduate program, the successful candidate will be required to participate on a regular basis in the supervision of residents and medical students. This will include serving as an academic advisor for assigned residents, completing field notes and in-training evaluations; participating in practice examinations and in the preparation of such examinations; and attending faculty development sessions, in addition to continuing medical education as per departmental expectations.
Applicants must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario on or before the appointment start date, and preference will be given to applicants who have current, valid certification (or equivalent) in family medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
Queen’s University is recognized nationally for the quality of its undergraduate and graduate programs, which attracts outstanding students. Queen’s University is an integral part of the vibrant Kingston community in the heart of the Thousand Islands region of southeastern Ontario. It has a community spirit and amenities unmatched by any other Canadian university. The University and the region offer an outstanding academic and community environment (www.queensu.ca).
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen's is strongly committed to employment equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace and encourages applications from Black, racialized/visible minority and Indigenous/Aboriginal people, women, persons with disabilities, and 2SLGBTQA+ persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. To comply with Federal Laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants from each job vacancy are Canadian citizens/permanent residents of Canada, applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applicants must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada” OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.
The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Department of Family Medicine at the email listed below.
Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants are asked to send a curriculum vitae, three references, and a letter outlining qualifications and experience to:
Dr. Michael Green, Head, Department of Family Medicine
Queen’s University, 220 Bagot Street, PO Bag 8888, Kingston, Ontario K7L 5E9 Email: [email protected]