Academic Cardiac Magnetic Imaging Cardiologist

$300 000-$350 000/ year
Posting Date:
June 25, 2017
Closing Date:
Saturday 30 September, 2017
Start Date:

* Applications must be received no later than 4:30 PM EST on the closing date (Saturday 30 September, 2017)

The Division of Cardiology at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute seeks a full-time cardiologist with specialization in cardiac MRI. The candidate would fulfill clinical academic roles as a clinician-scientist or clinician-teacher/clinician-investigator.

 The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is a large tertiary centre providing cardiovascular care to Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. The successful applicants would join a group of four cardiac MRI imagers including three radiologists and one cardiologist. The cardiac MRI program performs over 300 studies a year. The facilities include state-of-the-art 1.5T Siemens scanner. As well the Ottawa Heart Institute has large imaging team (including 12 cardiologists) with dedicated cardiac CTA, SPECT, PET and echocardiography facilities.

The city of Ottawa provides a thriving multicultural and bilingual environment. Ottawa boasts numerous cultural activities as well as readily accessible sporting and natural resources, making it an ideal family and healthy living environment.

Candidates must hold the FRCPC in Internal Medicine with subsequent certification in Cardiology or equivalent specialty certification. Candidates must have Level 3 training in cardiac MRI. A special interest and/or training in congenital imaging is encouraged. Applicants for the clinician-scientist and investigators position must have a significant publication record appropriate for their rank.

Academic appointment ranking will be based on qualifications and experience.

Clinical work will include in and out-patient cardiology.

The salary position is $300 000 to $350 000 per year.

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and the names of three potential references (suitable candidates will later be asked to provide three letters of reference) to:

Dr. Alexander Dick

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology)

Co-Director, Cardiac MRI Program

University of Ottawa Heart Institute

40 Ruskin Street

Ottawa, ON K1Y 4W7

The Department of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require.