Hematologists – Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital and
The Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
The Division of Hematology is experiencing substantial clinical and academic growth.
We are seeking hematologists to join in our expansion and to lead in clinical care as well as research and/or education within the Transplant and Cellular Therapy (TCT) Program as a full-time academic faculty member.
The TCT Program provides cellular therapies to a large population of patients from across Ontario, west Quebec and other regions of Canada. We are one of a handful of programs in Canada approved and active in the delivery of Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell therapies with both commercial and research product activity.
Academic areas of interest among the 6 cellular therapy faculty span the following broad areas and we are recognized leaders in many of these areas nationally and internationally.
- Cancer immunology and cell-based immunotherapy
- Immunoablative approaches to refractory autoimmune disease
- Novel transplant approaches for refractory AML
- Cell-based regenerative therapy
- Optimizing donor selection and access to donors for HCT
Research in these areas includes basic science collaborations, active clinical translation, and epidemiology-based activities. Partners and collaborators include the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Canadian Blood Services, BioCanRx, CIBMTR, other cell therapy programs and industry.
In addition, the Division of Hematology has strong training programs in hematology, and subspecialty training programs within malignant hematology and TCT. There are opportunities for educational leadership roles within the Division of Hematology.
The position is part of a provincial AFP; salary and benefits are competitive nationally.
The city of Ottawa, with its 1.2 million inhabitants, has the highest average income and education of any city in Canada and provides a thriving multicultural and bilingual environment. Numerous cultural activities as well as readily accessible sporting and natural resources make it an ideal family and healthy living environment.
- Hematologist with training in transplant/cellular therapy
- Valid CPSO license or eligible for licensure with CPSO
- Valid CMPA
- Bilingualism (French and English) an asset
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer. While the ultimate selection of the successful candidate will be based on merit, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applications from women, members of visible (and non-visible) minorities, Indigenous peoples, and people with disabilities. As a bilingual institution in a francophone minority setting, we also encourage applications from French-speaking candidates. If you are invited to continue in the selection process, please notify us of any unique adaptive measures you may require. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.
Kindly forward a letter outlining your interest, 3 references and a CV to
Dr. Marc Carrier, Chief, TOH Division of Hematology
Box 201A, 501 Smyth Rd Ottawa Ontario K1H 8L6
or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org