Postdoctoral Researcher - Toronto Canada

Toronto (City), Ontario (CA)
Up to $42,000 per year based on experience
February 23 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with experience in functional and molecular biology to join a team (Professors P. McCourt/ S. Lumba) based at the University of Toronto investigating perception of the hormone strigolactone in the parasitic plant Striga hermonthica (Science 350, 203 (2015); Science 349, 864 (2015)). We are particularly interested in applicants with a strong background in biochemistry and/or genomics.

Candidates are required to:

  1. Have a Ph.D. degree in a model genetic system, not necessarily plants.
  2. Publications in internationally recognized journals.
  3. Good communication skills, both oral and written.

Salary ($37-42,000 CAN) is dependent on experience and will be established according to institutional guidelines, positions will be renewed annually. Please forward a current curriculum vitae as a single PDF including a publication list, short statement of research interest and names of three references to: The deadline for applications is April 13th, 2018.

We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.