Research Affiliate

Website Global Affairs Canada

Job Description:

The Public Health Agency of Canada’s National Microbiology Laboratory (NML) provides scientific expertise and laboratory capacity for infectious disease monitoring, detection, investigation and outbreak response to support national and international public health action. Our laboratories lead the development and application of cutting edge tools to support innovation in infectious disease diagnostics, lab-based surveillance and applied and basic research on a range of pathogens with public health significance. We are seeking highly motivated students to engage in research across a variety of disciplines

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in performing or researching methodologies in one or more of the following biological disciplines; microbiology (virology, bacteriology, mycology, parasitology), cell biology, immunology, molecular biology, structural biology, genomics, proteomics, or bioinformatics (depending on the needs of the position).
  • Enrolled in post-secondary education full time or in an academic program that requires research in the curriculum.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to conferences and training courses.
  • Ability to perform lab work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability and willingness to work with hazardous materials.
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to write and communicate results effectively to diverse audiences.

Job Details:

Company: Global Affairs Canada

Job Category: Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Toronto, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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