We are currently recruiting for several positions:
1. Graduate Student positions – We are looking for students who are interested in neuroscience and cell biology and would like to make a career for themselves in academic science or medicine.
Qualifications: B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Biophysics, Biochemistry, Cell Biology or Neuroscience. Preference will be given to applications from students with some previous experience in the laboratory as either a Summer or Co-Op student or those students that have completed honours projects.
2. Honours Student positions – We are looking for students who are interested in conducting their 4th year thesis project. Students interested in Pharmacology or Neuroscience will be given priority. If you are interested please contact the P.I. e-mail: (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Qualifications: Students entering their 4th year in a Neuroscience programme with an A- average in the required courses.
3. Postdoctoral Fellow positions – We are always looking for Postdoctoral Fellows who are interested in developmental neurobiology and cell biology and would like to make a career for themselves in academic science. Please send CV and a summary of PhD work directly to the PI. e-mail: (email@example.com)
Qualifications: PhD in Biochemistry, Cell Biology or Neuroscience.
For Graduate Student candidates:
STEP 1 You must first apply to the Department of Pharmcology for Graduate Studies at Dalhousie University.
STEP 2 In your correspondence with the Department indicate your interest in the Fawcett Laboratory and how working in this environment will further your career goals.
In addition, candidates are also encouraged to contact Dr. Fawcett directly. Please include in your correspondence your CV, the names of three references (usually past supervisors), and a brief statement describing your research interests and career goals.
Forward your application to:
Dr. James Fawcett
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Surgery
6E1, Sir Charles Tupper Building
5850 College St, Halifax,
Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 1X5