Canada Research Chair Opportunities


To view Canada Research Chair (CRC) opportunities at the University of Toronto (U of T) and the affiliated hospitals, please click the appropriate link below.

External Postings: U of T

These CRCs are open to anyone who does not currently hold a tenure-stream appointment at U of T.

There are currently no external opportunities available. Opportunities will be posted as they become available.

Internal Postings: U of T

These CRCs are open only to faculty currently holding tenure-stream appointments within the unit listed in the posting.

U of T Archived Postings

Please see CRC Archived Opportunities to see posting from the past three years.

Transparency Statements – U of T

Statements posted here provide justifications for emergency retention nominations or Tier 1 third-term renewals, both of which may be submitted only on an exceptional basis.


  • Post all current U of T CRC opportunities to this website for a minimum of 30 days prior to the application deadline
  • Maintain an archive of previous postings for CRC opportunities at U of T (past three years)
  • Post transparency statements for emergency retention nominations and Tier 1 third-term renewals for a minimum of 30 days prior to the nomination submission
  • Provide links to the CRC public accountability web pages of the affiliated hospitals

VPRI Contact


General Inquiries: Canada Research Chairs Program

Research Services Office (RSO)

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