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Graduate students (MSc and PhD) - Lee-Hwa Tai Laboratory, Universite de Sherbrooke

Province: Sherbrooke, Quebec
Position: Graduate students (MSc and PhD)
Deadline: April 30, 2019
Posted: January 25, 2019

Job Description / Duties

We are looking for 2 graduate students (MSc or PhD) to start in September 2019. Applicants must be self-motivated and hard working with a strong academic background in the biomedical sciences. Laboratory experience in immunology, cell biology or microbiology is a strong asset. For PhD candidates, previous publications as first or co-author in peer-reviewed journals is a strong asset.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Proven ability to work independently and manage a research project.
Excellent communication skills (spoken and written English). French communication skills is a strong asset.
Willingness and strong ability to work well with others.

Additional Information

Qualified candidates should submit their application by email that includes:
(1) a cover letter describing the candidate’s suitability for the position
(2) a full CV, including education, awards, publications and presentations
(3) contact information for 2 individuals willing to provide work-related references

Salary: $18,000/year

Contact Information

Lee-Hwa Tai

Employer Profile

The Tai Laboratory at Universite de Sherbrooke is seeking graduate students to lead preclinical and translational studies on the immune response in breast/bladder/GI cancer progression and viro-immunotherapy. We use mouse models, human samples and immunologic assays to study cancer progression. Our main goal is to develop personalized cancer vaccines. We are a diverse and highly collaborative group located in the Pavillon de recherche appliquée sur le cancer on the health campus of the Universite de Sherbrooke. Located in the Eastern Townships, 1.5h south of Montreal, Sherbrooke offers a beautiful setting if you love the great outdoors!