Career Opportunities

Academic Plastic Surgeon

The University of Manitoba, Department of Surgery, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Shared Health Manitoba are seeking applications for an Academic Plastic Surgeon.

The successful candidate would be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, or higher, and appointed as a geographical full-time member of the Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba.  The successful candidate 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 Manitoba.

Applicants will preferably have fellowship training in microvascular, be competent at major reconstruction and be comfortable with routine hand surgery.  Care will be primarily based out of our two main teaching hospitals, Health Sciences Centre and St. Boniface Hospital.  The Section supports a successful residency training program.  Clinical research is an expectation.  

This position includes a minimum of 1 GA day per week and 1 local O. R. day per week.  Remuneration is a generous Minimum Income Amount(586,500) for a minimum of 3 years. Physicians may be eligible for a recruitment incentive.  Please contact for further information.

The City of Winnipeg has a rich cultural and recreational environment with fine dining, golfing, symphony, opera, dance, theatre and ethnic festivals as well as professional sports.  The region also provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons.

The University of Manitoba, Shared Health & WRHA are strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, 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.

If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact or 204-474-8371. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.

Applications materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Manitoba).  Please note that curricula vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

Applications, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three referees should be sent to Dr. Ed Buchel, Head, Department of Surgery and Section Head, Plastic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada via email to

MB Healthcare Providers Network, competition # 780

Posted September 23, 2020