Michael Bahen Chair in Epilepsy Research at the University of Toronto

 

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto invites applications for the Michael Bahen Chair in Epilepsy Research.

The Michael Bahen Chair in Epilepsy Research was established to support an outstanding academic individual with a demonstrated track record in research and clinical excellence within the field of epilepsy. This individual should have demonstrated success in epilepsy research and creative professional activity within epilepsy management with a particular focus on complex and/or inherited forms of epilepsy.

Candidates for the position will hold an MD and/or PhD, with a track record of research achievement and creative professional activity within the epilepsy field. Experience with practice-based research networks and use of electronic medical records are assets.

Applications and inquiries should be directed to Professor Ronald D. Cohn, Chair of the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto at ronald.cohn@sickkids.ca. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and statement outlining current and future research and clinical interests. Review of applications will begin on March 1st, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants who are potentially interested but would like further information can contact Professor Ronald Cohn (ronald.cohn@sickkids.ca).

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

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