Applications are invited for the position of Division Chief, Microbiology Services, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Duties:                                              

This position, which reports to the Clinical Chief of Laboratory Medicine, is responsible for the scientific and technical oversight of the microbiology division which provides a broad range of routine and specialized diagnostic and screening laboratory services in clinical and public health microbiology to various stakeholders throughout the province. The incumbent will provide leadership and supervision in the ongoing development and implementation of new tests and technologies,  quality management system, accreditation etc, and independently establish applied research and development programs in the area of clinical and public health microbiology. The position reports to the Department of Health and Community Services for all aspects related to communicable disease outbreak and surveillance.

Applications due:  March 26th, 2013

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