We offer opportunities in undergraduate and postgraduate education, as well as our research program. We offer a stimulating, collaborative and bilingual work environment unlike any other in Canada. There are over 50 full-time faculty members and over 450 part-time faculty members.

A Dynamic Career in Family Medicine Awaits you at uOttawa's Faculty of Medicine

The Department of Family Medicine at the University of Ottawa is seeking physicians interested in a full-time career in an Academic Family Health Team.

Do you have a passion for advancing the discipline of Family Medicine? Are you interested in broadening your involvement within primary care in our vibrant community in Canada’s capital? Do you thrive in an inter-disciplinary environment that embraces mentorship and career growth opportunities in clinical excellence, teaching, and scholarship?

The Department of Family Medicine is an innovative, bilingual, and diverse environment of enthusiastic and dedicated faculty members who share a desire to make an impact.  

City of Ottawa

A little more about us:

  • We support existing and emerging departmental priorities including equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI), global health, primary care advocacy, rural learning, research, and so much more.
  • We have well-established Academic teaching sites, in partnership with leading hospitals in the Ottawa region which provide a full scope of comprehensive medicine.
  • Our educational philosophy is to foster lifelong learning and promote innovation in teaching and research.

​​​​​We invite applicants with a diverse range of expertise and experience to join our dynamic Academic Family Health Teams. Interested candidates should forward their CV and Letter of Intent to: [email protected]
With attention to: Dr. Clare Liddy, Chair and Full Professor - Department of Family Medicine

Current Faculty Leadership Positions

We welcome applicants to apply for part-time and full-time positions. Job postings will be listed for 3 months. Please contact [email protected] should you wish to repost a position.




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March 28, 2024FTA - Primrose Family Health TeamOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
February 8, 2024FTA - Riverside Family Health TeamOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
February 8, 2024FTA - Bruyère Academic Family Health TeamOttawa, ONFlexiblehrdfm@uottawa
January 26, 2024FTA - Équipe de santé familiale académique MontfortOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]

External Career Opportunities-Ottawa Region




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May 9, 2024Bruyère Continuing CareOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
May 8, 2024Royal Ottawa Healthcare GroupOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
April 11, 2024Casselman Medical CenterCasselman, ONFlexible[email protected]
April 3, 2024Hampton Carling Family Medicine AssociatesOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
April 2, 2024Riverside South Medical Centre Ottawa, ON Flexible[email protected]
April 2, 2024Almonte General HospitalOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
March 28, 2024Perth and Smiths Falls District HospitalSmiths Falls, ONFlexible[email protected]
March 28, 2024Cornelia Court Medical AssociatesSmiths Falls, ONFlexible[email protected]
March 19, 2024Queensway Medical CentreOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
March 15, 2024Somerset West Community Health Centre (Term)Ottawa, ONAs soon as possiblehttps://swchc.bamboohr.com/careers/609
March 15, 2024Somerset West Community Health Centre (Permanent)Ottawa, ONApril 15, 2024https://swchc.bamboohr.com/careers/610
March 5, 2024Osgoode Village Family Health TeamOsgoode, ONFlexible[email protected]
February 20, 2024The Ottawa Hospital Wellness Clinic for Staff and Medical StaffOttawa, ONFleixble[email protected]
February 14, 2024The Ottawa HospitalOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
February 6, 2024South Ottawa Medical ClinicOttawa, ONFlexible[email protected]
February 2, 2024Primacy Family First Health CentreOrleans, ONJuly 2024 (Negotiable)[email protected]

Administrative and Support Positions

Administrative and support positions are posted through the University of Ottawa. General applications are also accepted at any time. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Statement on Diversity and Employment Equity (pdf, 54.71 KB)