Careers

We value our faculty and staff members as they are the fabric of our department. While we have excellent people, we are always looking for great talent to add to our thriving workforce. Diverse career opportunities, excellent benefits, and a true community are just some of the reasons to consider joining our department and UBC. We encourage you to apply.

Obstetrician – BCWH

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, is seeking applications for a full-time clinical faculty position in the Division of General Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

The Department has a strong research focus on maternal and fetal health services research and is looking forward to strengthening this research capacity with an individual who has expertise in population health and  marginalized populations. Applicants with a track record of successful research grant support and publication will be given priority.

The successful applicant will have experience in high volume and high risk obstetric care.  An ability to provide obstetrical care within a collaborative care model is a must.  The successful applicant will be expected to provide antenatal consultative and general OB care and will receive a 0.5 Obstetric call allocation at BC Womens Hospital.  There are no Gynecologic Operating room priviledges offered with this position.  As part of this position, there will be an expectation for participation in and leadership for, hospital programs at BC Women’s Hospital.

For further information and how to apply please click here.

Research Volunteer

The purpose of this position is to provide miscellaneous support with various research projects in Dr. Sai Ma’s research lab within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology working 8 to 12 hours per week.

Duties include:
Pick up research materials as required from various locations
Assist with the collection of research data
Compile study materials, DNA extractions
Put together study packages
Contact research subject follow up via telephone
Conduct literature reviews
Other related duties

Qualifications:
Some previous background in health sciences 
An understanding/respect for confidentiality and ethics related to clinical research 
Ability to perform tasks independently, recognize limitations and ask for help as needed 
Attention to detail and accuracy 
Some familiarity with Excel and PowerPoint
Good interpersonal skills

For further information please contact sma@cw.bc.ca.

Physician, Maternal Fetal Medicine

The Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine/Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is seeking a Physician (Perinatologist) for a Full Time position. You will report to the Division Head for all clinical and academic responsibilities and to the Director, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynaecology for all administrative, HR related matters while providing subspecialty clinical care in the area of high risk pregnancy applying current research evidence and best practice standards.

For more details, please review the job description.

If you are interested in this opportunity apply today with your Curriculum Vitae, and two letters of reference to: Carol Jeffs, Senior Talent Acquisition Advisor – cjeffs@phsa.ca.

Associate Head, Southern Medical Program – Internal Posting

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, is seeking applications for the position of Associate Head for the Southern Medical Program.

The Associate Head for the Southern Medical Program (SMP) is an administrative position within the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, reporting directly to the Department Head. The Associate Head will work with the Department Head to promote and facilitate the Department mandate within the Southern Medical Program (SMP).  (Application Details)

For more details, please review the job description.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. If you are interested in this opportunity, please direct a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Andrea Sherrington.

Graduate Student Posting

We are seeking a student to begin in January 2017 for a thesis-based Master’s of Science program within
the Reproductive and Developmental Sciences program, UBC Faculty of Medicine.

For further details, please review the Job Description.

For more information please contact Amy Dawson.

Graduate Students at the Masters and Doctoral level in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Seeking two highly motivated graduate students interested in pursuing a Masters or a Ph.D. degree in the area of Reproductive Genetics/Embryology Please contact Dr. Sai Ma for further information.

Application deadline: open until filled

Obgyn Locum Pool Application

The Locum Pool provides members at all sites equal access to a list of obstetrician gynaecologists looking for short-term contracts to cover existing practices.

Further information: Locum Pool Information Sheet

Application deadline: ongoing 

Rural Specialist Locum Program

Physicians can apply to the Rural Specialists Locum Program to receive extra funds for providing services at rural sites.  This program is further described and enrolment described at:

http://www.health.gov.bc.ca/pcb/rural_specialist.html