Complex Malignant Hematologist

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One Academic Position
Department of Oncology
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and
Windsor Regional Cancer Program

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University is one of Canada’s preeminent medical and dental schools. Established in 1881, it was one of the founding schools of Western University and is known for being the birthplace of family medicine in Canada. For more than 130 years, the School has demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence and a passion for scientific discovery. Throughout its history, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry has helped educate generations of physicians, dentists, scholars and scientists whose collective work has transformed the practice of medicine and dentistry, here in Canada and around the world. Faculty, students, and alumni continue to fulfill their responsibilities as global leaders by sharing their knowledge and expertise for the benefit of all.

The Department of Oncology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario, and its affiliated clinical, Department of Oncology, Windsor Regional Cancer Program, Windsor Regional Hospital, are seeking one Complex Malignant Hematologist for a full-time clinical academic appointment to the University of Western Ontario. Rank (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) and appointment status (limited term or continuing) will be determined by experience and qualifications at the time of appointment.

The Division of Medical Oncology currently consists of 12 medical oncologists/hematologists. Successful applicants should be certified or eligible for certification in Internal Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with a subspecialty in Hematology. Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and must be eligible for licensure in the province of Ontario. The successful candidates will be excellent clinicians, communicators and collaborators. Candidates are required to have a broad competency, and comfort, in the management of hematological malignancies. Allogeneic stem cell transplant expertise and cellular therapy expertise is preferred. Training in the management of lymphoid and myeloid malignancies, including lymphomas, myeloma, myeloproliferative neoplasms, and leukemia patients is required. Candidates are required to have comfort managing solid tumour patients for short periods while on-call with the expertise level of an internist.

Compensation will be based on qualifications, and experience; and composed primarily of the alternate funding plan and academic support.

Since 1878, Western University has been committed to serving our communities through the pursuit of academic excellence and by providing students, faculty, and community members with life-long opportunities for intellectual, social, and cultural growth. We seek excellent students, faculty, and staff to join us in what has become known as the "Western Experience" – an opportunity to contribute to a better world through the development of new knowledge, new abilities, new connections, and new ways to make a difference.

Applicants are invited to forward a Letter of Interest/Statement of Academic Qualifications, Curriculum Vitae, and the names and addresses of three referees in pdf format to:

Dr. Caroline Hamm, Academic Chair, Division of Windsor Oncology &
Dr. Sindu Kanjeekal, Chief of Oncology
c/o Chelsey Thornton, Medical Affairs
Windsor Regional Cancer Program
Tel: 519-254-5577 x31829; Fax: 519-255-2186
[email protected]

Applications will be accepted until March 29, 2024. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2024, but we are open to an earlier start date.

Please ensure that the form available at: is completed and included in your application.

Successful candidates will be required to comply with the policies and protocols of the applicable affiliated institutions.

Business Addresses:
Western University, 1151 Richmond Street N., London, Ontario N6A 5B8,  
Windsor Regional Hospital, 1995 Lens Ave, Windsor Ontario, N8W 1L9,

Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Chelsey Thornton at 519-254-5577 x31829 or [email protected].

Posted on Faculty Relations website January 9, 2024.
Posting number: 2024-001-CL