Pediatric Radiologist

Pediatric Radiologist

Department of Diagnostic Radiology

Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen’s University

Permanent Full-Time Academic Position


The Department of Diagnostic Radiology within the School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen's University and its affiliated teaching hospitals are seeking a full-time Academic Radiologist with Fellowship training in Pediatric Imaging. The candidate must have completed fellowship training in General Pediatric Radiology and Pediatric Neuroradiology with expertise in a focused and diverse diagnostic skillset appropriate for our dynamic practice. Building on a strong research and teaching background, the candidate will have experience in general adult imaging. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with clinicians, patients and trainees is required.


With the academic component of this position, there is an expectation of participation in undergraduate medical education, residency training, and research. Clinical responsibilities would include Pediatric Radiology coverage in all areas, including Plain Films Reporting, Rapid-Read ER Films Reporting, Barium Studies and General Fluoroscopy, Computed Tomography Ultrasound, and MRI. Participation in the Department on-call schedule, including on-call Pediatric Radiology coverage is required.


The Academic Radiologist will join 25 radiologists in the Department, who provide clinical service to a population of approximately 450,000 in Southeastern Ontario in two teaching hospitals, Kingston Health Sciences Centre, and Providence Care. This practice is centered Kingston Health Sciences Centre Kingston General Hospital site, a 450-bed acute care hospital. Currently, there is a 1.5T Clinical MRI scanner at Kingston General Hospital.  We are currently installing a state-of-the-art Siemens 3T VIDA MRI scanner, and will be upgrading the existing 1.5T MRI scanner.


The Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University strives to develop an inclusive ecosystem that attracts the best talent from diverse fields, including cardiovascular disease, medicine and surgery, nursing, and healthcare economics. This ecosystem will promote excellence in patient care and will drive high impact clinical science and education research.


Qualified applicants must either hold or be eligible for certification in diagnostic radiology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, have undertaken fellowship training, and be eligible for licensure in the province of Ontario.


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.

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 us at the address below for assistance in making suitable arrangements.

Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. A complete application consists of:


•    Cover Letter

•    Curriculum Vitae

•    Links to at least three recent and related publications

•    Three Letters of reference

Applications are encouraged to send all documents in their application packages electronically as PDFs to

Omar Islam at, although hard copy applications may be summited to:

•    Omar Islam, Interim Head, Assistant Professor Department of Diagnostic Radiology

Queen’s University

Kingston Health Sciences Centre

76 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON K7L 2V7

Telephone: 613-549-6666, ext. 1253