Dept. of Family Medicine, Full-Time Faculty
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1d ago

Job Description

The Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University is seeking a full-time clinician with a strong interest in research to join the department.

  • The ideal candidate will be a physician with extensive interest and experience in clinical spheres, as well as research;
  • this includes a track-record of publications in peer-reviewed journals. In keeping with a growing societal need for mental health and addiction treatment, we are seeking a candidate with significant experience in mental health care.

    This individual will have a thorough understanding of the social determinants of health in both the urban as well as rural context.

    This position entails some clinical work, research, as well as administrative and teaching commitments. While this role will be located at our offices in Hamilton, Ontario, candidates must be willing to work both at our central site, and have the ability and desire to travel to our distant sites as needed, to fulfill the requirements of the role.

    Experience and understanding of marginalised populations, and the impact that these life experiences have on the burden of mental health and addiction is an asset.

    Experience and skill in working in interprofessional team environment is essential to this position.The successful candidate will also be an experienced researcher who will be able to align their scholarly work with the department research initiatives.

    This includes contributing to our on-going research projects such as TAPER, Tapestry in primary care, and polypharmacy risk reduction.

    A proven track record of scholarly activities including successful grants and publications in significant peer-reviewed journals is expected.

    Experience with collaboration at the local and international levels is an asset. The successful applicant must have a medical degree and be eligible to obtain a license to practice medicine in the province of Ontario.

    A commitment to curiosity and innovation is essential. For more information about our department, please visit our website at :

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    Employment Equity Statement

    In keeping with its Statement on Building an Inclusive Community with a Shared Purpose, McMaster University strives to embody the values of respect, collaboration and diversity, and has a strong commitment to employment equity.

    The diversity of our workforce is at the core of our innovation and creativity and strengthens our research and teaching excellence.

    The University seeks qualified candidates who share our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion. While all qualified candidates are invited to apply, we particularly welcome applications from women, persons with disabilities, First Nations, M├ętis and Inuit peoples, members of visible minorities, and LGBTQ+ persons.

    Job applicants requiring accommodation to participate in the hiring process should contact the Human Resources Service Centre at 905-525-9140 ext.

    222-HR (22247) or the Faculty of Health Sciences Human Resources office at ext. 22207 to communicate accommodation needs.

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