Post Doc Opportunity with WCVM and College of Medicine
Posted November 12, 2013
Domestic Animal Models for Human Disease” [Joint position available with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Medicine (Department of Medical Imaging).
Develop and conduct research related to the use of spontaneous animal models of cancer for nuclear and molecular imaging and radiotherapeutics. Will assist in the coordination and daily operation of a research program, including the research activities of graduate (both M.S. and Ph.D.) students, technicians and collaborators; be involved in various grant-related activities, and preparation of research reports and manuscripts for publication.
Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in one of the following areas: nuclear and other imaging, image processing, engineering, biomedical sciences, organ physiology, cell molecular biology, expertise in data interpretation and publication of results in the scientific literature; and strong written and oral communication skills. Experience with grantsmanship, manuscript preparation, teaching and supervising undergraduate and graduate students, and a demonstrated ability to work independently and with other investigators, support personnel, and students in a collaborative research environment.
Starting Date: January-December, 2014.
How to Apply:
Please send a covering letter stating how your background and qualifications match the position is required, a full curriculum vitae (CV) detailing your education, awards, publications, research experience, etc. and at least two letters of reference to:
Dr. Baljit Singh
Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
Western College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Saskatchewan
Room 4104.1, Dean's Office
52 Campus Drive
Saskatoon SK S7N 5B4