Careers in Respirology

Advertising Job Opportunities Through the CTS

For information on advertising employment opportunities through the Canadian Thoracic Society’s (CTS) website and its bilingual Jobs in Respirology e-bulletin.  For further information, send an email to ctsinfo@lung.ca.

CLINICAL ACADEMIC POSITION – PAEDIATRIC RESPIROLOGIST Department of Paediatrics, Western University, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry 

The Department of Paediatrics, Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre and Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, is seeking a Paediatric Respirologist to join our established Division of Paediatric Respirology. The Division of Paediatric Respirology provides a comprehensive ambulatory and in-patient service to a population of about 1.5 million in southwestern Ontario.  Children with the full spectrum of airway and lung disorders, including cystic fibrosis, asthma, sleep-disordered breathing, chronic lung disease, congenital abnormalities and complex care needs including ventilation are cared for in a range of specialty clinics.  The Division of Paediatric Respirology works closely with our paediatric ENT colleagues in a collaborative Paediatric Airway Centre and in an active paediatric flexible bronchoscopy program.  The Division is also very active in undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing medical education.

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Respirologist (Full Time) Peterborough Regional Health Centre

Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) and community is seeking a Respirologist to join our respirology service. PRHC serves as a regional respirology referral centre for our partner hospitals throughout the region. Respirologists provide inpatient consultation services to our busy emergency department and throughout the hospital and have outpatient services through their community based practices. Our respirology service includes bronchoscopies, PFT interpretation, and a rapid access clinic.

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Academic Respirologist with Expertise in Sleep Medicine

Queen’s University Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine is seeking a qualified Respirologist with Expertise in Sleep Medicine. The Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine at Queen’s University provides specialist clinical care to a large catchment area, and has an active subspecialty training program, as well as externally funded research programs. Members of the Department of Medicine enjoy a competitive compensation package, including a generous benefit plan. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.

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Clinician Scientist, Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Department of Medicine, Saskatoon Health Region

The Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine is seeking a Clinician Scientist to be appointed at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in the Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan. The position will have 80% protected researching and teaching component with the remainder of duties dedicated to clinical practice. The position is intended to focus primarily on airways research such as COPD and asthma but consideration will be given to applicants interested in sleep disordered breathing as well.

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Educator Faculty Position Pediatric Respirologist Department of Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University and McMaster Children's Hospital are seeking an experienced pediatric respirologist to join a committed team.  The successful candidate will be considered as a clinician-educator; sharing responsibility for the education and research in the Division of Respirology as well as in the comprehensive clinical services including outpatient clinics and consultation to the hospital inpatient service.

Review of applications will begin on January 9. 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

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Respirologists needed at Peak Medical Specialty Centres

Peak Medical Specialty Centres is seeking both Adult and Pediatric Respirologists to join their growing team of specialty physicians and healthcare professionals in Alberta.

Established in 2010, the Peak Medical Specialty Group currently has 13 community clinic locations across Alberta, including Calgary, Edmonton, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, Sherwood Park, Strathmore, High River and Okotoks, with more locations opening soon.

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Respirologist – Clinical Epidemiology. 
Department of Medicine, University of Calgary - Alberta Health Services.

The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services (AHS), Calgary Zone, invite applications for a position as a clinician researcher in the Division of Respiratory Medicine as a Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor, based on qualifications and experience.  A candidate with a proven research track record as an independent investigator will be considered for appointment at a Clinical Associate Professor level.

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Academic Respirologist

Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University/Central Zone, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University/Central Zone, Nova Scotia Health Authority seeks applications for a position as an academic Respirologist in the Division of Respirology, at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Expertise in one of the following sub-specialty areas of Respirology will be considered an asset: interventional; interstitial lung disease; sleep/home mechanical ventilation; and asthma. The Division of Respirology is an integral part of the Department of Medicine and provides Respirology services for the Central Zone of the Nova Scotia Health Authority.

Candidates must hold FRCPC certification (or equivalent) in Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Respirology. Academic appointment ranking will be based on qualifications and experience.

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Physician Respirologist

Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine - University of British Columbia & Vancouver General Hospital

The Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine at the Vancouver General Hospital invites applications for a Physician Respirologist. It is expected that the incumbent will be appointed to a Clinical Faculty position with UBC Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory Medicine. This position will be based out of Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) and University of British Columbia Hospital (UBCH). The successful candidate must be eligible to be licensed to practice as a respiratory physician in B.C.  He/she must have a strong clinical and research experience in sleep medicine and would be expected to develop an independent research program. 

The appointment will commence as early as July 1, 2016 and the closing date for applications is December 18, 2015 or when the position is filled.

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Program Director (United States)

The Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) and the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD), non-profit organizations, are seeking a full time Program Director. Applicants should reside in the United States, and should hold an MD or PhD degree with experience in research and/or teaching and/or medical care in respiratory medicine. The candidate should have managerial skills/training and be dynamic, flexible, prepared to work hard in a stimulating international environment. Experience with international organizations would be of benefit. To learn more about the position, send curriculum vitae to Professor Marc Decramer, University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium (marc.decramer@uzleuven.be).

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