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McGill University – Montreal Neurological Institute / Hospital

University of British Columbia - Vancouver General Hospital

The Ottawa Hospital

Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine

University of Alberta (Edmonton)

Institute of Neurology, Queen Square

The UCL Institute of Neurology is looking for a Clinical Lecturer/Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Neuropathologist.  


Duties and Responsibilities: Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Lecturer/Clinical Senior Lecturer in Neuropathology, tenable at the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square.   The appointee will be expected to maintain the Queen Square Brain Bank (QSBB) as a centre of excellence for brain banking and research, working closely with the Neuropathology Director of the Queen Square Brain Bank, Professor Janice Holton, and the RLWI Director and Clinical Director of the QSBB, Professor Tom Warner.  S/he will contribute to the current programme of research and develop further high-quality initiatives and collaborations.  S/he will also contribute to the diagnostic service for the QSBB, and undertake clinical duties as agreed with the Head of Division of Neuropathology, National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery (Chair:  Professor Sebastian Brandner). The post is available from August 2016. Informal enquiries to Janice Holton or Sebastian Brandner are welcomed. See website for details.


Neuropathologist, Vancouver General Hospital


The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Vancouver General Hospital is looking to hire an academically oriented Neuropathologist.  The successful applicant will join a Division of four other Neuropathologists and share in covering the diagnostic neurosurgical and neuro-autopsy services at Vancouver General Hospital, on a rotational basis (including frozen sections and on-call). Specific interest in autopsy neuropathology with expertise in neurodegenerative disease and forensic cases would be an asset. As this is an academic position, the candidate will be expected to develop and lead a research program and demonstrate a commitment to teaching and education across all programs, thus building on the tradition of excellence in academic neuropathology at Vancouver General Hospital.


The successful candidate will be recommended for an affiliated Academic appointment in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of British Columbia (appropriate rank will to be determined based on qualifications and experience).  In accordance with Canadian Employment and Immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.  UBC and its affiliates hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply.  Only short-listed applicants will be contacted in follow-up.  The start date for this position will be July 1, 2018.


Please send letter of interest, a full curriculum vitae and 2-3 reference letters to:


Dr. Ian Mackenzie

Head, Division of Neuropathology

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Vancouver General Hospital

855 West 12th Avenue

Vancouver, British Columbia

Canada  V5Z 1M9



The Division of Neuropathology at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital and the Department of Pathology of McGill University are seeking a Full time Academic Neuropathologist.  The new recruit will join one pediatric and two adult neuropathologists whose areas of expertise include brain tumors, epilepsy, neuromuscular diseases, as well as developmental and perinatal neuropathology. We are recruiting a third adult neuropathologist with expertise and interest in neurodegenerative diseases to join this group.

This position will involve participation in diagnostic and teaching activities as well as developing an independent and/or collaborative research program that that augment existing  institutional priorities including collaboration with the Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Brain Bank.  The successful candidate will be appointed in the Department of Pathology and cross-appointed to the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery.  This position be housed in the Montreal Neurological Institite McGill University.

Applicants must be certified in Neuropathology by the Royal College of Physician and Surgeon of Canada, or have an appropriate level of speciality training in Neuropathology for licensure in Quebec.

The MNI is integrated with the Montreal Neurological Hospital, a large clinical unit specialized in neurosurgery and the treatment of neurological disorders, We provide a unique environment for studying fundamental and applied neuroscience that is designed allow faculty to develop robust academic programs. McGill University has been Canada’s top-ranked biomedical university for each of the last 10 years and the neuroscience community in greater Montreal is one of the largest and most diverse in North America. Montreal is a multicultural and lively city that offers a high quality of life.

Applications (consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and names and contact information of three references must be submitted via e-mail to .

The review of applications will continue until positions are filled.

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.