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Term Assistant Professor

The Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

The Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan invites applications from qualified individuals for a three-year term position as Assistant Professor with a specific emphasis on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Hepatitis C, and Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Infections (STBBI) research, particularly within Indigenous communities and populations. The successful candidate will lead and contribute to research initiatives that fit well with clinical work in the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Department of Medicine, engaging in various research methodologies including clinical trials, population-based research, and community-based research. The successful candidate will be involved with teaching, supervising, and mentoring undergraduate and postgraduate students, develop an independent research program, and contribute to service activities within the division and the wider scholarly community. Candidates with interdisciplinary, collaborative research programs are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities include contributing to the research presence of the Division of Infectious Diseases by conducting implementation science and translational research, supervising student research, developing an externally funded research program, teaching courses, mentoring students, participating in departmental and university service functions, and collaborating with other faculty to enhance interdisciplinary research at the University of Saskatchewan. With Saskatchewan leading the epidemic in STBBIs nationally, emphasis is placed on research that raises awareness and leadership at the local, provincial and national level.

Review of applications will begin immediately, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2024.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter that describes previous experience in research, administration and teaching, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of specific research experience, including a 3-year research plan to build a sustainable research program (2 page maximum), a statement of teaching philosophy statement and supervisory experience (1 page), letters and contact information from three references to:

Haissam Haddad,
O.C., MD, FRCPC, FRCP Edin, CCPE
Professor and Head
Department of Medicine
University of Saskatchewan
Louis Horlick Chair in Medicine
Provincial Head, Department of Medicine
103 Hospital Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8

Applications can be submitted to:

Email:
kathy.lanceleve@usask.ca