AMHSP Academic Faculty Contingent Tenure Track - PEER Group Support
Competition 727

Department Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Family Medicine Dept
Posted date April 3, 2024
Closing date June 30, 2024
Position Type


The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Family Medicine, invites applications from family physicians interested in influencing the education of the next generation of family physicians.

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, has been internationally recognized among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health education institutions.

Successful candidates will join a growing complement of academic family physicians that, in addition to their scholarly and research activities, provide classroom and office-based teaching as well as clinical sessions that model interdisciplinary team practice. Clinical practice will occur in a community family medicine clinic supported by department resources.

This position will also support our Patients, Experience, Evidence, and Research (PEER) group which entails evidence-based medicine, guideline development and evaluation, critical appraisal, and pragmatic clinical trials. PEER is an important and internationally high-profile component of the department’s academic mission.

This position is a full-time, contingent, tenure-track faculty position. The academic salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, and will be supplemented with compensation for protected teaching, research, and program administration time from the Alberta Academic Medicine and Health Services Program. For information on compensation and benefits offered at the University, refer to


  • Certification by the College of Family Physicians of Canada or equivalent is required.
  • Applications must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
  • Applicants with advanced degrees awarded or in progress are strongly preferred.

Interested individuals are to apply online with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, along with the names and current addresses of three references.

Review of applications will begin on April 3, 2024, however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

At the University of Alberta, we are committed to creating an inclusive and accessible hiring process for all candidates. If you require accommodations to participate in the interview process, please let us know at the time of booking your interview and we will make every effort to accommodate your needs.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, M├ętis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.


Note: This opportunity will be available until midnight June 30, 2024, Edmonton, Alberta local time.