Job Closing: Oct 15, 2018, Open Until Filled
We seek an outstanding individual to lead a team to work on the “Physiome” of a human or other organism where the physiome is defined as the quantitative, integrated mathematical description of an organism’s structure and functional performance in health or disease. Although the appointment could be within any area of physiology/quantitative biology, we are particularly keen to appoint within the area of regenerative medicine, where the appointee would also become a member of the “Medicine by Design” program at the University of Toronto.
Candidates must have an outstanding international reputation in their field as evidenced principally by the quality of their publications, a record of sustained high-impact contributions and publications in top-ranked and field-relevant internationally recognized journals, presentations at significant conferences, awards and accolades, strong endorsements by referees of high international standing, and a demonstrated ability to attract substantial external funding. Additionally, candidates must demonstrate teaching excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate program levels and significant experience as an effective mentor/supervisor to successful trainees. Evidence of excellent teaching will be demonstrated through teaching accomplishments (including supervision of graduate students), strong letters of reference and a statement of teaching philosophy
The successful candidate is expected to pursue innovative research at the highest international level; to maintain and lead a strong, independent, externally funded research program; to have a strong demonstrated commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching; and to participate actively in both the Department of Physiology and the Donnelly Centre.