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  • November 1, 2016

    Applications Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

    Title: Postdoctoral Position in Conifer Genomic Selection

    Position available: November 1, 2016

    Duration: Initially for one year with the possibility of renewal for up to a total of three years.

    Salary: Starting at $48,000 CDN annually

    A highly motivated postdoctoral fellow will lead a project in genomic selection (GS) of western redcedar (WRC, Thuja plicata) as part of an applied conifer genomics project funded by...

  • December 1, 2016

    Applications Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

    Title: Postdoctoral Position in Plant Functional Genomics

    Position available: December 1, 2016

    Duration: Initially for one year with the possibility of renewal for up to a total of three years.

    Salary: Starting at $45,000 CDN annually

    A highly motivated postdoctoral fellow will lead a project in functional genomics of conifer...

  • September 30, 2016

    Title: Postdoctoral Position in Biochemistry 

    Position start: Between October 2016-February 2017

    Application Deadline: September 30, 2016

    Duration: One year contract, renewable based on performance

     

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    A postdoctoral position is available in the Mayor lab at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. This position is funded by CIHR for a project on the role of Rsp5/Nedd4 E3 ubiquitin-ligase in the heat-shock ubiquitination response using...

  • September 30, 2016

    Title: Postdoctoral Position in Proteomics 

    Position start: Between October 2016-May 2017

    Application Deadline: September 30, 2016

    Duration : One year contract, renewable based on performance

     

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    A postdoctoral position is available in the Mayor lab at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. This position is for a study related to protein aggregation and aging using proteomics approaches. The candidate is expected to be a...

  • October 15, 2016

    Title: Postdoctoral Position in Computational Biology

    Position start: Between November 2016-May 2017

    Application Deadline: October 15, 2016

    Duration: One year contract, renewable based on performance

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    A co-supervised postdoctoral position is available in the Mayor and Gsponer labs at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. This position is funded by CIHR for a study related to protein aggregation and features associated aggregation-prone...

  • January 1, 2017
    December 7, 2016

    The Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia seeks an experienced, well-trained, and highly motivated scientist interested in joining a set of projects focused on the design, testing, and implementation of new protocols for performing biochemical assays followed by mass spectrometric analyses. The employee will apply these tools in experiments that are aimed at the study of protein-protein interactions and pathogen-host interactions. This will include developing new standard operating procedures and participating in the design and execution of biochemical...

  • March 1, 2017

    Two positions are available for highly motivated and skilled post-doctoral fellows (PDF) to take leading roles in a recently funded Genome Canada project on the discovery and application of proteins and enzymes for the synthetic modification of renewable biomass resources.  The central goal of the project is to map and mine phylogenetic space in genomes and metagenomes to reveal biocatalysts and amphipathic proteins with novel functional properties.  The positions form part of a dynamic, trans-national research team from the University of Toronto (UT), Concordia University...

  • April 20, 2017

    A position is available for highly motivated and skilled Research Associate (RA, post-Ph.D.) to take a leading role in a project on the chemo-enzymatic synthesis of carbohydrate derivatives for therapeutic and diagnostic applications. The position will be held within the Michael Smith Laboratories (MSL) at the University of British Columbia (UBC), under the supervision of Prof. Harry Brumer.

    The successful applicant must have a Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry or a closely related discipline, and at least 6 years of experimental post-doctoral research experience. ...