Academic Nephrologist with Expertise in Glomerulonephritis

Academic Nephrologist with Expertise in Glomerulonephritis


The Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, at Queen’s University is seeking an Academic Nephrologist with Expertise in Glomerulonephritis, Vasculitis, Obstetrical Nephrology and other specialized kidney diseases to join their group. 

Candidates must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. Preference will be given to those who either hold or are eligible for certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Internal Medicine with Fellowship training in Nephrology, as well as formal training and experience in Glomerulonephritis, Vasculitis, Obstetrical Nephrology and other specialized kidney diseases.

The incumbent will assist the Division in fulfilling its Clinical and Academic mission within the Department of Medicine. In addition to a clinical and research focus on the diagnosis and management of Glomerulonephritis, Vasculitis, Obstetrical Nephrology and other specialized kidney diseases, the incumbent will participate in the Divisional group practice plan including the provision of General Nephrology Consultations to in-patients at Kingston Health Sciences Centre and to out-patients in the SELHIN, and appropriate follow-up of these patients; Chronic Kidney Disease care in a multidisciplinary Chronic Kidney Disease clinic (as defined by the Ontario Renal Network;) a Renal Transplantation service, both acute transplantation and clinical follow-up; and acute and chronic dialysis services (in-patient, in-centre, satellite and home dialysis care). Candidates with a demonstrated record program of basic or clinical research will be given preference. Protected time for research is possible for candidates that have a demonstrated program of basic or clinical research. The incumbent would be expected to demonstrate the ability to teach at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Members of the Department of Medicine enjoy a competitive compensation package, including a generous benefit plan.  Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. 

Applications are to include a letter summarizing expertise, qualifications and accomplishments relevant to the position together with a curriculum vitae and the names and full contact information of three referees. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ 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 as to how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens / permanent residents of Canada.  Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship; however, all applications 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. Complete applications are to be directed to: Dr. S.L. Archer, Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, c/o Jennifer Andersen, Etherington Hall, 94 Stuart Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6. Email:

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: Mrs. Jennifer Andersen email: or call 613-533-6000 ext 77765.

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