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Job Postings: Sunnybrook Research Institute

Senior Scientist Position in Biological Sciences 
Posted: 08/06/2014 9:22:11 AM
 

Senior Scientist Position in Biological Sciences

Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) seeks applications for a senior scientist position in Biological Sciences. The successful candidate will hold a PhD and/or MD, have demonstrable scientific leadership in their field and a proven track record in establishing a high quality, peer reviewed research program. The successful candidate will lead a program of research excellence in high content cellular analysis and screening dedicated to the identification and characterization of basic cellular mechanisms and of new targets governing diseases.

As the research enterprise of a premier academic health sciences centre and one of Canada’s largest hospitals, SRI’s groundbreaking research changes the way patients are treated around the world. SRI is one of the fastest growing hospital-based research enterprises in Canada with well-established programs in basic and applied research, developing innovations in care for more than 1 million patients annually.

Conducting $125 million in research each year, SRI is home to 1000 scientists, clinician scientists; research associates and more than 400 trainees, operating in ~500,000 sq.ft. of state of the art infrastructure [http://sunnybrook.ca/research/].

Academic appointments in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and the Sunnybrook Research Institute, will be commensurate with experience. The term of the appointment will be five years and is renewable in accordance with Hospital and University policies.

Interested candidates should apply by e-mail with highlights of their research accomplishments and a full curriculum vitae to:

David Andrews
Chair of the Search Committee
c/o Ms. Marjiatul Islam
EM: marjiatul.islam@sunnybrook.ca

Sunnybrook Research Institute is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.