Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) offers hands-on learning experiences for postdoctoral fellows who have already completed their graduate studies and have a special interest in research. SRI has 140 postdoctoral fellows working on research projects across the three platforms of biological sciences, evaluative clinical sciences, and physical sciences.
A postdoctoral fellow is an individual who was recently awarded a PhD (normally within five years) and wishes to pursue further training in his or her academic field.
For international fellows: If a postdoctoral fellow is not a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, the position at SRI is contingent upon obtaining employment authorization, which is required under Canadian law.
How to apply
Postdoctoral fellows are encouraged to contact scientists with whom they are interested in working.
When you get here
Postdoctoral fellows report to his or her supervisor research platform coordinator. Fellows are encouraged to visit the Trainee Centre at room S6 70.
The Trainee Travel Award
The Trainee Travel Award allows graduate students and research fellows to travel to events that will enhance their research training experience. Reimbursement of expenses will be awarded for the travel-related expenses for presenting at a national or international conference. Download the application form for more details (PDF, 80 KB)