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  • 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. ...

  • September 1, 2017
    May 7, 2017

    A Research Associate position is available in the Michael Smith Laboratories at UBC.  A Ph.D. in Microbiology or a related field is required along with at least four years of postdoctoral experience.  A record of publication and experience in host-pathogen interactions is also required.  Knowledge and experience in the genetic manipulation, transformation, insertional mutagenesis, and phenotypic analysis of Cryptococcus neoformans are essential. 

     Applications should include a cover letter, a CV and the contact information for three...

  • September 4, 2017
    June 26, 2017

    The laboratory of Thibault Mayor in the Michael Smith Laboratories and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver is looking for one motivated candidate for a Research Associate position starting in September 4, 2017. The major focus of this research team is to elucidate how misfolded proteins are targeted for degradation by the ubiquitin proteasome system and how proteostasis is maintained in the cell. The Mayor lab is funded by both the CIHR and NSERC and is integrated in the Michael Smith Laboratories, a well-equipped...