Hematologist- General Campus

Competition No.:
Posting Date:
May 22, 2017
Closing Date:
Wednesday 30 August, 2017
Start Date:

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

Skills Required

The successful applicant must be licensed to practice medicine in Ontario; have, or be eligible for, certification in Hematology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada; have completed additional fellowship training in hematopoietic cell transplantation; be a member of the Canadian Medical Protective Association; and, be eligible for a University of Ottawa academic appointment at the rank of Lecturer or higher.  Past experience teaching medical students and residents is required.  A Masters in Epidemiology or Education is an asset.  Bilingualism is also an asset.

Job Duties

Under the general direction of the Head of the Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine at the Ottawa Hospital/University of Ottawa, the Hematologist will provide comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care in Malignant Hematology, Benign Hematology and Thrombosis.  In addition to providing excellent patient care, candidates will be involved with teaching students, residents, and fellows, and would have a focus of interest in either education and/or research.

Additional Details

The Ottawa Hospital is a 1150 bed tertiary-care hospital serving Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec at four inpatient sites (Civic, General, Heart Institute, and the Rehabilitation Centre) and one ambulatory centre (Riverside).  There are approximately 50,000 inpatient admissions, 160,000 emergency visits and over one million outpatient visits annually.

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.

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

Terms of Employment

The income for this position is derived from a variety of sources including but not limited to clinical billings (fee-for-service), salary support (AFP/APP) as well as honorariums/stipends.  Income estimate to be $225,000-$325,000/ year. Health and welfare benefits including extended health, dental and disability insurance as well as life insurance are offered to full-time physicians.  The successful candidates will have up to 25% protected time for academic activities in the field of the individual’s area of expertise..

Applications sent to:



Krista Hind, CHRL RPR

Human Resources Manager, Department of Medicine

The University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine and The Ottawa Hospital

Phone: 613-737-8565 | Fax: 613-737-8851 | Web: thinkottawamedicine.ca


Correspondence Address:

The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus

Suites M1840 – M1859, Box 206

501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON  K1H 8L6


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.