Academic Anaesthesiologist


Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

The Department of Anesthesia at Sunnybrook HSC (SHSC), in conjunction with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, is seeking academic anaesthesiologists.

SHSC is a tertiary care facility and provides care for a wide range of clinical specialties; strategic priorities include focused areas within the programs of: Heart and Stroke, Cancer, Trauma, and high risk pregnancies. The Department of Anesthesia is composed of >45 faculty and annual service volumes include: 12,000 general anaesthesia cases, 3200 regional anaesthesia cases, 4200 deliveries and a high risk tertiary referral centre, and an acute pain service for approximately 5000 patients.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

All applicants must have, or be eligible for, an independent licence from the College of Physicians and Surgeon’s of Ontario, be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto.

Academic and scholarly contributions to the Department are mandatory.

The available positions include those with advanced training and/or experience in the following areas: cardiac anaesthesia, obstetrical anaesthesia, chronic pain, patient safety, quality improvement, point of care ultrasound, and informatics.

Interested individuals may send their applications to:

Email: [email protected]

Please include a letter of intent and a curriculum vitae in the application.