Associate/Full Professor of Urology

University of Toronto


Associate/Full Professor of Urology

Date Posted: 07/17/2023
Closing Date: 08/25/2023, 11:59PM ET
Req ID: 32799
Job Category: Faculty - Clinical
Faculty/Division: Temerty Faculty of Medicine
Department: Dept of Surgery
Hospital Affiliation:
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)



A search is being conducted for a University Chair in Functional Urology. This appointment is for a five-year term, and renewable for a second term in accordance with University of Toronto policy. The five-year term will commence upon approval from the Provost’s office. The effective date of this appointment is flexible with a tentative start date of November 1, 2023. 


The Chair is responsible for advancing the Department of Surgery’s strategic priorities in the realm of urology, with a special emphasis on functional urology. The role of the Chair will be to contribute significantly to the body of scholarship on functional urology.


The successful candidate must currently be a senior faculty member at the rank of Associate or Full Professor who has a clinical and research focus in functional urology. Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Evidence of excellence in teaching and research is required.


Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, their curriculum vitae by 25th August, 2023 to Dr. Carol Swallow, R. S. McLaughlin Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, 149 College Street #503, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1P5. Email:


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

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