Call for Applications - Post Graduate Director of Wellness

Friday, March 9, 2012

The Dean's Office, at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is seeking applications for the position of Post Graduate Director of Wellness, to be effective July 1, 2012.

The Post Graduate Director of Wellness will focus on the physical, psychological and professional safety of post graduate learners as well as supporting academic wellness providing career guidance. This person will work collaboratively with the Wellness team and report to the Associate Dean, Learner Equity and Wellness. Additionally, the incumbent will be expected to participate in national meetings such as AFMC/CCME or AAMC yearly. The successful candidate will serve as a representative for the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry on any Committee pertaining to post graduate wellness as needed.

Candidates will have demonstrated leadership in Medical Education, a track record of education scholarship and administrative experience. Sensitivity and diplomacy in recognizing and responding to issues relevant to postgraduate medical students is essential. Candidates should have a demonstrated ability to communicate, collaborate, negotiate and facilitate in complex environments.

The successful candidate will be a physician with certification by either the CFPC or RCPSC. Experience in Post Graduate Medical Education leadership would be an asset. In addition, applicants must hold an academic appointment in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.

It is anticipated this role will require a time commitment of 1.5 days per week for a 5 year renewable term.

Interested candidates should send a letter of intent, a current Curriculum Vitae and the names of three references to Dr. Terri Paul, Associate Dean, Learner Equity and Wellness via e-mail attachment to A Dean's Advisory Committee chaired by Dr. Paul will consider all applications and selected applicants will be invited for an interview.

Find the job description here.

Applications are due no later than March 23, 2012 by 5 pm.