The University of Calgary Molecular and Developmental
Biology Research Group and the Department of Biochemistry
and Molecular Biology invite applications for a full-time
academic position in the field of developmental biology.
Our current strengths include molecular, genetic and
neurobiological approaches to the study of the development
of model organisms, including C. elegans, Drosophila and
Qualifications include a Ph.D. and/or M.D., at least two
years of postdoctoral experience and a proven record of
excellence in research. The selected candidate is expected
to compete successfully for salary support and establishment
funding from the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical
Research and/or the Medical Research Council of Canada; we
anticipate that generous start up funds will be available to
a qualified candidate. While duties include some teaching
and graduate student supervision, 75% of time will be
protected for research. Calgary is a beautiful and vibrant
city (pop. 800,000), located within an hour of the Rocky
Mountains and Banff National Park.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements,
priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent
residents of Canada. The University of Calgary is committed
to Employment Equity.
By December 1, 1998, please submit a curriculum vitae, a
summary of research interests, two reprints of recent
publications and arrange to have three letters of reference
sent directly to:
Dr. Paul Mains, Chair
Molecular and Developmental Research Group
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Calgary
3330 Hospital Drive N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1