Postdoctoral Fellows

The Department of Biochemistry offers excellent opportunities for postdoctoral research. The Department provides an intensive, collaborative environment for research in various aspects of the scientific community. Individual faculty members are well funded and provide state of the art research facilities.
Salary support for fellows may come from either investigators' research grants or through a competition from one of the following granting agencies:
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship Award has a stipend of $40,000 per year with a Research Allowance of $5,000.
The Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions Fellowship Award is $35,000 and also has a $3,000 annual research allowance.
The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada has a stipend of $40,000 per annum with a travel allowance for scientific purposes of $1,500.
For more information, contact one of the faculty members of the Department of Biochemistry, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada or Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions.  Additional information is also available from the Postdoctoral Fellows Office.

You might also want to contact one of the postdoctoral fellows who work in the Department of Biochemistry.  They are listed in the Department Directory.  For other available positions in the Department, please refer to the University of Alberta Human Resources website.