Search Committee

From U of M Internal Medicine Wiki

Search Committees for the department follow University of Manitoba standards.

http://www.umanitoba.ca/medicine/media/Presentation2_ppt_-_Recruitment_-_Admin__Forum_(3)Rev.pdf

Membership

Membership: all search committees below:

Representation may be drawn from other than the hiring Department. Search Committees are encouraged to include members of other under-represented groups wherever possible:

  • Resident.
  • Nurse/Technology Manager.
  • Clinical Investigator if the proposed position description contains a significant research component.

GFT Search Committee

The Search Committee would normally be composed of the following:

  • Chair + 5 full time academics 1 of which (possibly 2, but they'll accept 1) has to be female
  • a resident
  • you can add others

Email the proposed Search Committee members to the Dean's office for approval. Once approved, you may complete the Summary of Search.

UMFA Search Committee

The Search Committee would normally be composed of 5 individuals more or less and represent both genders and one student/resident.

Training

Chairs of Search Committees must be trained in all relevant University policy and procedures for searches including employment equity.

Workshop

Workshops are held periodically through out the year by the VP Office – Employment Equity, and can be enrolled in via the UofM Learning System and click on "Course Registration".

Articles

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