Queen's University invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of
Associate or Full Professor. We seek an outstanding individual, with the
appropriate qualifications, committed to excellence in teaching and with
demonstrated research expertise in computer-assisted surgery, particularly
Computer-assisted surgery is a strategic research focus for both Queen's
University and Kingston General Hospital. The award-winning
computer-assisted surgery research team, which collaborates through the Human
Mobility Research Centre (http://www.hmrc.ca),
includes more than 30 researchers, graduate students, and professional staff
representing the disciplines of: computing, engineering, orthopaedic
surgery, radiology, rheumatology and rehabilitation therapy.
The successful candidate will play a lead role in the translation of complex
clinical procedures into fundamental approaches that form the basis for new
computer-assisted surgical techniques. The successful candidate will also
be expected to play a lead role in the start-up and operation of the Operating
Room 2010 (OR/2010) project. OR/2010, set to open in fall 2005, will be a
fully integrated operating suite at Kingston General Hospital dedicated to
support research in computer-assisted surgery, interventional radiology and
The successful candidate will be given a primary appointment in the School of
Computing, the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, the
Department of Surgery, or another appropriate department.
Cross-appointments to multiple departments are possible. Salary will be
competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Qualified applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum
vitae - including a list of publications and teaching and research summaries -
and copies of up to three recent papers, and should arrange for references from
at least three referees to be sent to:
Chair, CAS Appointments Committee,
Human Mobility Research Centre,
Kingston General Hospital, Doran 2,
Canada K7L 2V7
Material may also be sent electronically to
Review of applications will begin on April 1st, 2005. The search will
continue until the position is filled.
If you should have any questions
regarding this position or would like further information please contact the
Queen's University is an integral part
of the vibrant Kingston community in the heart of the Thousand Islands region of
Southeastern Ontario. It has a community spirit and amenities unmatched by
any other Canadian university. Academic staff at Queen's University are
governed by a collective agreement, the details of which are posted at
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals.
Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and
welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons
with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identify.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and
Permanent Residents will be given priority.