The Dalhousie Department of Emergency Medicine is currently seeking Emergency physicians to join our team. We are committed to maintaining a culture that promotes equity and diversity and opposes discrimination. We encourage applications from equity-seeking individuals and members of under-represented groups (Dal’s Employment Equity Policy).

Interested physicians are welcomed to submit an application by email to the chair of the Physician Recruitment Committee: Dr. Neil Petrie,, the Halifax Infirmary Site Chief (Dr. Janet MacIntyre,, and Leah Day (

Please ensure the application includes an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, three references with contact information, and a letter of intent. The letter of intent may indicate if the applicant is a member of an equity-seeking or under-represented group. It should include a desired start date and the desired number of shifts per month. Applicants seeking a locum position should also include an end date. For those interested in an academic position, a description of academic interests, achievements to date, and future directions is helpful. Trainees near the end of their training program should indicate the date they expect to complete their training requirements.

If you are looking for non-physician employment within the Emergency Department, please refer to Dalhousie University Recruitment or NSHealth Recruitment for opportunities.