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Post-doctoral Fellowships at University of Regina, Canada

1. Post-doctoral Fellow in Biological Sciences

University of Regina

Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada


JOB TYPE                  Postdoctoral

DISCIPLINE              Health Science

HOURS                       Full Time

DURATION                Fixed Term

Last Date to Apply      May 25, 2022


We are currently accepting applications from motivated, creative, and well-organized individuals to join a multidisciplinary research training laboratory (http://uregina.ca/~babu200m/) as a Post-doctoral Fellow at the University of Regina, Research and Innovation Centre to study the molecular mechanisms underlying the interaction networks involved in human diseases. The successful candidate will join a productive team whose research is well recognized in the field of large-scale systems research.

Babu’s group has an opening for 3 immediate Post-doctoral Fellow positions, two in bioinformatics and one in neuroscience. Ideal bioinformatics candidates should hold a PhD degree in computational biology, with reliable experience in deep learning, pearl, Java and preferably other languages. They should also have an expertise in the R package and prior knowledge in analyzing large-scale data sets, such as single cell sequencing, proteomics, and genomics. 


The neuroscience fellow should hold a PhD degree, with proven skills in human genetics, biomedical science, biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or mammalian cell biology. We are particularly interested in candidates with sufficient background experience in generating CRISPR knockouts/ knockdowns, CRISPR genetic screening, mammalian cell culture, protein purifications, biochemical and functional characterization of human proteins underlying human diseases. Proficiency in molecular/cell biology, and prior experience in mammalian research or membrane biology is highly desirable.

The appointed individuals will have: a strong publication record, good verbal and written skills, and the ability to conduct independent research and work efficiently in a dynamic research environment. Only applicants who meet these requirements are requested to apply. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The positions will remain opened until the suitable candidates are found.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a single PDF file containing a covering letter describing their research experience, interests, and goals, a CV, and the contact information of three references to mohan.babu@uregina.ca. For More Detail Please Visits the official site.

2. Post Doctoral Fellowship – Quantitative

Position Title                          Post Doctoral Fellowship - Quantitative

Faculty/Department          VP Research

Unit                                  CIPSRT

Employee Group                  CUPE 5791 - Research

Collective Agreement Consideration Open to the Public.

CUPE 5791 Job Family          N/A

Category                          Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF)

Number of Vacancies            1

Position Summary

CIPSRT invites applicants for a Post-Doctoral Fellow to work on several projects related to Public Safety Personnel Mental Health and Well-being. The fellowship is valued at $55,000 per annum, with an initial 18 month appointment.

The Post-Doctoral Fellow will work under the supervision of Dr. R. Nicholas Carleton (University of Regina). The position is ideal for an individual wanting to advance their research knowledge and experience, particularly in the area of public safety personnel (www.cipsrt-icrtsp.ca) and/or mental health research.

The Post-Doctoral Fellow will gain experience with, and will spend the most time on: systematic reviews, quantitative data analyses, stakeholder engagement, collaborating on grant applications and dissemination of results (e.g., co-authoring peer-reviewed manuscripts, community and conference presentations).

The Post-Doctoral Fellow will work as a member of a team and will have some supervision and project management responsibilities. The successful candidate will be provided with access to the resources and office space, and will also have the opportunity to work with scholars engaged in a broad range of research related to PSP.

Position Requirements

PhD in one of the following areas: Psychology (clinical or experimental) or a related clinical or health research discipline (e.g., epidemiology, Community Health Sciences); Social Work; Sociology; or other social science.

Quantitative data collection and analytic skills are required and preference will be given to candidates with proficiency in Qualtrics (or similar), SPSS, STATA, and/or SAS.

Demonstrated success with peer-reviewed publications.

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with team.

Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

Experience conducting research (e.g., literature reviews, interviews, focus groups, surveys, research ethics, and quantitative data analysis, dissemination of results).

Record of research productivity (e.g., publications, reports, conference presentations).

Must be able to work independently and have leadership skills.

Must have strong organizational and time management skills.

Must have strong assessment and problem solving skills.

Must have basic computer skills; advanced computer skills an asset.

The position does not require relocation.

Physical Demands

Pay Grade As Per CUPE 5791 Research

Salary Range $60,000 - $70,000

Status        Term

Duration (if Term/Temporary) 18 months, with possibility for renewal

Full-Time/Part-Time Full Time

Job Open Date 04/08/2022

Job Close Date Open Until Filled

Diversity Statement

The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University’s employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.

Competition Number 20220005A/S

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Documents Required

Required Documents

Cover Letter

Resume/Curriculum Vitae


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