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Department of Family Medicine
Dalhousie University
Postgraduate Site Director, North Nova, Nova Scotia

Director in academic family medicine for the North Nova Site. This role will hold an academic appointment (0.4 FTE) with the Department of Family Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University.

The successful applicant will lead the established family medicine education program within the North Nova Site, within the Nova Scotia Health network (Truro, Amherst, Antigonish and New Glasgow).

This role is one of several Postgraduate Site Director roles in the Department of Family Medicine at Dalhousie University and represents an opportunity to participate in a dynamic department of over 800 community-based family physicians in 64 communities in the three Maritime Provinces.

The administrative duties will involve responsibility for family medicine postgraduate medical education and budgeting for the Family Medicine residency program at the North Nova Site and will work in close liaison with the Undergraduate Site Portfolio, Family Medicine Site Cabinet Coordinators, the Postgraduate Site Administrator and Family Medicine Program Administration.

Academic responsibilities include supervision of family medicine residents, while contributing to the academic development and administration of Dalhousie University and hospital departments of Family Medicine.

The successful candidate must have their CCFP certification and be eligible to obtain a full license to practice in Nova Scotia. The NN Site Director must also actively maintain some clinical practice relevant to Family Medicine. For a detailed job description please contact the DFM Program Medical Education Unit at (902) 473-4725 or

Academic rank and remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested applicants, are asked, by midnight January 8th, 2023 to 1) submit a current CV 2) a statement outlining their academic interests and 3) provide the names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Sasha Sealy, Postgraduate Director Dalhousie Department of Family Medicine

c/o Administrative Coordinator
Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University
1465 Brenton Street, Suite 402
Halifax NS B3J 3T4

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit