Career Opportunities


The Neonatology Program is inviting applications for the position of academic neonatologist. A proven track record in research with prior funding support will be considered an asset, as would a strong affinity with education. Rank and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, accompanied with a strong benefits package. Preference will be given to candidates who possess a special interest and training in Neonatal Neurology.

The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Max Rady College of Medince, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba and the Child Health Program, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority is comprised of more than 95 geographical full-time physicians representing all Pediatric Subspecialties, as well as with 6 full time PhD Scientists and many more primary affiliated Faculty Members. The Neonatology Program is highly regarded for excellence in patient care, education and research.  Research and continuing education are an integral part of the program, that has a strong reputation for inter-disciplinary collaboration and patient centered care.

The University of Manitoba is a major research university located in the city of Winnipeg and province of Manitoba. The Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology Program collaborate closely with the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba to improve the lives and care for children in the province.

Applicants must possess specialty qualifications in Neonatology in the country of current practice, and must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba.  Certification in Neonatology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is preferred.

The University of Manitoba and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority are strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Application materials will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of "The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy" (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.

Interested candidates should submit the following materials: 1) a letter of application, 2) outline professional and teaching interests; 2) an outline of research plans 3) curriculum vitae; and 4) names and contact information of three referees.


Dr. Terry Klassen
Head, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health
Max Rady College of Medicine
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Children’s Hospital
CE208 - 840 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1S1

MSAS 2486-584

Posted: August 21, 2018