Careers at CCNM

Instructor – Oncology (HSON731) (CCNM - Boucher Campus)

The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) Boucher Campus is seeking an Instructor for Oncology to teach in the Spring term.
This position requires being on-site at CCNM Boucher Campus.
The integrative oncology course is a 12-week program intended to introduce naturopathic medical students to the fundamentals of allopathic and naturopathic oncology. In this course, you will cover the following information:
  • Review the pathophysiology of cancer
  • Focus on the clinical investigation/workup
  • Focus on the need for appropriate referrals
  • Focus on both standard and other evidence-informed naturopathic supports for prevention, treatment, and management (remission, post-care, etc.) of various cancers
  • Focus on how to improve survival, quality of life, and improve outcomes
  • Identify oncologic complications and emergencies
CCNM follows government or site-specific requirements with respect to vaccination and proof may be required based on the nature of the role.
The course is scheduled to take place on Wednesdays from 1 – 4 p.m. starting April 3, 2023 and ending on June 23, 2023.
Application deadline: March 20, 2023
Available: April 2023

  • Previous teaching experience preferred
  • Strong background and experience in naturopathic oncology preferably in a clinical setting
  • Naturopathic doctor degree/diploma from a CNME accredited institution
  • Candidate must be a licensed/registered to practice (Medicine, Nursing, and/or Naturopathic Medicine) in British Columbia
  • FABNO registration an asset
  • The ideal candidate will possess a Masters or PhD in a related discipline
  • Training in teaching methodology, curriculum design, and evaluation at a post-secondary level
  • Ability to motivate and engage students
  • Excellent, demonstrable communication skills
  • Established research publication record is desirable
  • Proven organizational and time management skills with ability to direct concurrent activities
  • Positive, demonstrated commitment to student success
CCNM follows government or site-specific requirements with respect to vaccination and proof may be required based on the nature of the role.
The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), is Canada’s premier, pan-Canadian academic institution for education and research in naturopathic medicine. Our graduates are eligible to write the licensing examinations for all regulated jurisdictions in Canada and the United States to become naturopathic doctors. The College is a registered charity dependent upon tuition, research grants and donations for the fulfillment of its mission. CCNM has two campuses, one in Toronto and another in the Metro Vancouver area known as the Boucher Campus. The College provides an attractive work environment for those who value good health and who enjoy working in a positive creative atmosphere.
CCNM welcomes individuals who have demonstrated commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion and will partner with us in expanding our EDI capacity. We encourage applications from equity-deserving groups, including Indigenous Peoples, Black-identified persons, other racialized persons, persons with disabilities and those who identify as women and/or LGBTQ2SIA+.
CCNM is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Please advise the Human Resources department if you require accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process. This document can be made available in an alternate format upon request.
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Human Resources Department
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