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BC Genome Science Centre (multiple positions)
SickKids Toronto (Communications & Outreach)
McGill University (Postdoctoral Fellowship)
Aspect Biosystems (multiple positions)
AbCellera (multiple positions)
BC Genome Science Centre (multiple positions)
STEMCELL Technologies (multiple positions)
Zymeworks (multiple positions)

See also the Postdoctoral Fellows Office career opportunities page for more job openings.

Career resources:

(last update: July 12th, 2021)

BC Genome Science Centre

Multiple positions.
More information here.

SickKids Toronto

Manager, CGEn Communications & Outreach.
More information here.
Job ID: 14409

McGill University

Dr. Brett Thombs ( of McGill University and the Scleroderma Patient-centered Intervention Network (SPIN; is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to be trained in a patient-engaged research program. The fellow will receive training in the design and conduct of observational studies and novel international trials of patient-centered interventions and will have a high level of direct patient participant interaction. This is a two-year position. Detailed job ad


STEMCELL Technologies Centre

Job Title: Scientific Marketing Specialist
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
Our Scientific Marketing team is looking for new team members! If you have a life science background and you’re interested in marketing, science communications, or writing, this position may be a great opportunity for your career in the biotechnology industry. We are looking for a Scientific Marketing Specialist (SMS) who will contribute to STEMCELL’s mission of helping scientists advance science in the fields of stem cell biology, immunology, and others. As an SMS, you will engage the scientific community, promote the awareness of our brand, and drive the adoption of our products and services to attract and retain business. You will develop marketing strategies, create helpful and engaging content, and promote content via various channels (e.g. social media, emails). You will collaborate with various Scientific, Product Management, and Marketing Communications teams. The ideal candidate will have some laboratory experience and have a passion for marketing, science communications, scientific writing, or creative writing. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Product Manager, Services
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
The Product Manager (PM) contributes to STEMCELL’s goal of helping scientists advance science by representing the voice of the market and customer values, providing market-driven insights at all stages of the product life cycle. With input from senior management, the PM combines data-driven approaches and industry best practices with creative thinking and business/market expertise to propose and implement effective product and service management strategies to support the development, commercialization, promotion, and maintenance of our portfolio of educational training courses, and Contract Assay and Custom Services. This role involves a high degree of interaction and collaboration across departments, and with customers and external partners around the world. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Scientist/Engineer specializing in matrix biology
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
This position will be responsible for the development, testing and analysis of biomaterial surfaces, substrates and matrices that support cell culture and tissue regeneration. As an in-house expert in developing synthetic and novel reagents for cell culture and tissue engineering, the work of this Scientist/ Engineer will include the development of new products, testing of existing products and evaluation of competing products. Detailed job ad

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Aspect Biosystems

Job Title: Academic Partnerships Manager
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking an Academic Partnerships Manager to help develop and support our strategic bioprinting technology placements in academic labs. Utilizing your scientific background, you will partner with leading academic labs across the globe to provide a differentiated and connected partnership experience that is rooted in our commitment to drive life-changing research. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Applications Scientist
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking an Applications Scientist to provide technical expertise and support to external academic partners using our microfluidic 3D bioprinting technology. You will work with the Partner Success Manager to understand user needs and identify potential solutions to user’s problems by drawing on previous work and by developing customized bioprinting protocols. Using your problem-solving abilities and resourceful approach, you will perform benchwork to troubleshoot complex problems and provide innovative and realistic solutions so our academic partners can continue to develop life-changing research. Detailed job ad

As well as Tissue Research & Development positions as Research Enginner, Biomaterials Scientist, and Research Scientist!

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Job Title: Bioinformatician
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking an experienced Bioinformatician who can build and grow with us – an expert multitasker who loves finding order in large datasets from complex experimental pipelines. If you’re self-motivated, creative, and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, we would love to hear from you. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Canada’s most innovative biotech companies and to contribute to our cutting-edge research on antibody engineering, advanced mammalian cell systems, and molecular research supporting the discovery of novel monoclonal antibodies for therapeutic use. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Business Development Analyst
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
Our Business Development team is growing. As part of a rapidly expanding business, we’re looking for an outstanding individual who can help us support the expansion of our business development activities. The Business Development Analyst will have a key role in supporting business development activities by identifying and researching key areas for growth and working in closely on various aspects of business developments for our partnership business. As part of a leading and highly innovative company, successful candidates will report to the Head of Business Development and will work closely with various teams. Successful applicants are also expected to be travelling internationally occasionally. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Training & Development Specialist
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We’re looking for a Training & Development Specialist to support our employee onboarding and learning initiatives, including the launch of our first learning management system. As we grow, we see the need for the implementation of creative training events and educational programs that can help our team members reach their fullest potential. If you’re passionate about life sciences and learning, you thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple competing priorities, and you’re supremely organized, we’d love to hear from you. Detailed job ad

As well as Research Scientist positions in Antibody Expression, Functional Assay, Primary Cell Culture and Data Scientist positions in Antibody Assessment, Molecular and Cell Engineering!

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The BC Genome Science Centre

Job Title: Knowledge Translation Coordinator
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BCAre you an excellent communicator with passion for science and technology? Do you have a knack for creative writing and design, with an eye on detail? Can you translate technical language and jargon for non-scientific audiences? The GSC is looking to add a Knowledge Translation Coordinator to its Knowledge Translation team. Reporting to the Head of Knowledge Translation, this position will support the development of materials, activities and events that help communicate the GSC’s research projects, collaborations and innovations to a variety of audiences, both scientifically literate and not. Detailed job ad (under the respective job title)

Job Title: Research Associate
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BCCanada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences (GSC) at BC Cancer is looking for a Research Associate to work within the Technology Development Group (Biochemistry), to assess or develop new technologies that will continue to propel the GSC forward at the leading edge of science. Such work may, for example, include the evaluation of leading technologies that emerge in the marketplace, and the development of novel genomic technologies, such as those that support large-scale provincial and national projects, including BC Cancer’s Personalized OncoGenomics program, the Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) PROFYLE project and the TFRI-led Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network—a major federal initiative co-developed with GSC involvement to accelerate the adoption of cancer precision medicine in Canada. Detailed job ad (under the respective job title)

As well as Post-doctoral Fellow positions in Gastrointestinal Cancers.

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Job Title: Medical Writer II
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
The Medical Writer II is responsible for researching, creating, editing and coordinating the production of clinical documents. This individual works in collaboration with several internal departments including Clinical Development, Clinical Operations, Drug Safety and Risk Management, Regulatory, Clinical Data Management, and Biostatistics. Detailed job ad

Job Title: Principal Medical Writer
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
Zymeworks is seeking a highly motivated professional who is looking to grow their career with our company. This position will report to the Senior Director, Medical Writing and will be based in Vancouver, BC or Seattle, WA. Detailed job ad

As well as Clinical Scientist positions!

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