Job Opportunities

SOSCIP TalentEdge Postdoctoral Fellow (Windsor University) – Short-term prediction of border crossing times for trucks
On August 06, 2017 By J Sparling

Position Title: SOSCIP TalentEdge Post-doctoral Fellowship Department: Cross-Border Institute, Windsor University Remuneration: 57,500 / year Posting Date: June 12, 2017 Duration: One year Supervisor: Dr. William Anderson and Dr. Hanna Maoh Location: Windsor, ON Job Summary: A new postdoctoral fellowship position for one year is available at the Cross-Border Institute, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario. …

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Postdoctoral Fellow (Western University) – Cloud-based multi-modal image analysis platform
On August 06, 2017 By J Sparling

Position Title: SOSCIP TalentEdge Post-doctoral Fellowship Department: Robarts Research Institute, Western University Remuneration: 57,500 / year Posting Date: 5 June 2017 Duration: 2 years Supervisor: Dr. Ali Khan and Dr. Shelley Boyd Location: Robarts Research Institute, (Western University, London), and part-time at Dr. Boyd’s Research Clinic (St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto) and Tracery Ophthalmics inc (JLABS …

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Postdoctoral Fellow (Queen’s University) – Predictive Analytics
On August 06, 2017 By J Sparling

Position Title: Empowering SmartTarget with a Multi-level Streaming Data Analytics Infrastructure for Predictive Analytics Department: School of Computing Remuneration: $57,500/yr (pre-deductions for benefits etc) Duration: 2 years Supervisor: Dr. Farhana Zulkernine Location: Kingston, ON Job Summary: We seek a candidate with proven expertise in big streaming data analytics engines, Apache Spark for in-memory data analytics …

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Postdoctoral Fellow (OCAD) – Visual Analytics
On August 06, 2017 By J Sparling

Position Title: Visual Analytics Lab Post-doctoral Research Fellow Department: Visual Analytics Remuneration: $55,000 per annum, plus benefits Posting Date: June 4, 2017 Duration: 18 to 24 months Supervisor: Dr. Sara Diamond Location: Toronto Job Summary: The combination of skills in data extraction, analysis and visualization is highly marketable in both industry and academia. This Post-doctoral …

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Postdoctoral Fellow (Queen’s University) – Next generation sequencing data platform
On August 06, 2017 By J Sparling

Position Title: Generating an Ontario wide platform for complex targeted next generation sequencing data Department: Pathology and Molecular Medicine/Centre for Advanced Computing Remuneration: $57,732/yr Duration: 2 years Expected Starting Date: Sept 1, 2017 or sooner Supervisor: Dr. Harriet Feilotter Location: Kingston, ON Job Summary: The successful Post-Doctoral Fellow (PDF) in Cognitive Analytics Development will work …

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2 Postdoc Positions Open – Modeling the impact of policies & programs on youth substance abuse
On June 28, 2017 By J Sparling

In partnership with the Applied Research Division (ARD) at the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC: www.publichealth.gc.ca), two post-doctoral positions are available in the School of Public Health & Health Systems at the University of Waterloo, Canada. The applicant(s) will work with Dr. Scott Leatherdale (COMPASS) and the Director of the PHAC-ARD for a 1-year …

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Schlegel Research Chair in Dementia
On June 22, 2017 By J Sparling

The School of Public Health and Health Systems in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo (UW) and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) seek an exceptional scholar for a tenure track position in the field of Dementia, with a particular focus on applied research on new and transformational models …

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SOSCIP TalentEdge Postdoc Fellowship: biomarker detection and analysis from metagenomes
On June 14, 2017 By J Sparling

Duration: 2 years Location: Waterloo, Ontario We are seeking a SOSCIP TalentEdge post-doctoral fellow for a funded data-intensive research project: Identifying biological features controlling mining microbiome community structure and function using analysis of high throughput sequencing data. To be eligible, the Ph.D. must have been received within five years of start date. The successful candidate …

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Postdoc in Computational Biology: Algorithms and FPGA Hardware for 3rd Generation DNA Sequencing
On May 18, 2017 By J Sparling

Lab Description:  The Electronic Machine Intelligence Lab (EMIL) in York University’s Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department develops custom hardware for applications in computational biology.  The lab’s research covers custom and semi-custom analog/digital very-large-scale integrated (VLSI) systems as well as field-programmable gate-arrays (FPGAs) and other hardware acceleration means (e.g. graphics processing units – GPUs). …

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Postdoctoral Fellow in Biomedical Ethics / Meta-Research
On March 03, 2017 By J Sparling

McGill Biomedical Ethics Unit / Studies of Translation, Ethics, and Medicine (STREAM) is inviting applications for postdoctoral research fellows (PDF). The project will use empirical methods to examine risk, benefit, and priority setting in drug development. We will also examine whether there are ways to improve the effectiveness of decision-making, and the moral dimensions of …

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