Job Opportunities – UBC Pathology

UBC is consistently recognized as one of BC’s top employers. The UBC Faculty of Medicine provides innovative educational and research programs in the areas of health and life sciences through an integrated and province-wide delivery model.

Most faculty positions are posted on the central UBC recruitment site, however you may also want to refer to the unit websites below for positions where central posting is not required.

Academic Vacancies in Pathology

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Statistical and Computational Biology The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine invites internal applications for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Statistical and Computational Biology . As this is an internal search, applicants must already hold a full-time, tenure-stream appointment in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UBC. Applicants must be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. To Apply: interested applicants should contact Genevieve MacMillan, Director of Administration at genevieve.macmillan@ubc.ca .

Closing date: April 30, 2022

Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF), Drug Candidate Development / Pharmacology Our team is currently looking for four PDFs. These PDFs will report to the Department Head of Experimental Therapeutics (Dr. Marcel Bally) and the Manager of the Investigational Drug Program (Dr. Nancy Dos Santos). The successful PDF will be responsible for the management and conduct of in vivo studies (rodents), including a diverse range of pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, safety, toxicity and efficacy studies focusing on the development of therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and other life-threatening diseases. To Apply: Please send your Resume and Cover Letter to Dr. Marcel Bally and Brittaney Yu .

Subject Line: “Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF)” and your full name”

Application Deadline: Inquiries will be reviewed on a rotating basic until positions have been filled.

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) | Translational Multi-Omics | Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine | Victoria, BC The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at The University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications from academic clinicians for a full-time faculty position in Translational Multi-Omics, with a focus on proteomics and metabolomics, at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track). This position will be based at the Victoria General Hospital, supported by the Faculty of Medicine Island Medical Program. Interested applicants should submit an application package consisting of a letter of application, summary of teaching interests, a research statement (1 to 2 pages), detailed curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three referees to:
Dr. Zu-hua Gao, Professor & Department Head
c/o Genevieve MacMillan, Director of Administration
UBC Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Email: genevieve.macmillan@pathology.ubc.ca
Subject Line: Translational Multi-Omics
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin in January 2022 and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date for this position is March 2022, or upon a date to be mutually agreed.
Graduate Teaching Assistant II CUPE 2278 – Course: PATH 408 – Research and Career Skills The Graduate Teaching Assistant is responsible for providing support preparing for and leading or coleading lessons, assisting with assignment redesign, grading assignments and quizzes, assisting with in-class activities, preparing homework questions, answering student emails, responding to discussion boards, contributing to updating the CANVAS course site, and assisting with miscellaneous course or Program duties as needed and agreed upon. They must be able to work with a degree of independence, be detail-oriented, well organized and an effective communicator. The incumbent will work effectively with the PATH 408 instructors. This is a partial GTA position – estimated hours of work averaging between 4 – 6 per week Apply by submitting a cover letter with the job posting number(s) and a CV to: Ms. Jennifer Xenakis Application Deadline: July 26, 2021
Graduate Teaching Assistant – Path 301 – Basic and Physical Biochemistry for Medical Laboratory Scientists The Graduate Teaching Assistant is responsible for providing support preparing for and holding labs, grading lab exercises, assisting with in-class activities during lectures, preparing for and teaching certain sessions, holding office hours, grading of homework, midterms, and finals, preparing homework questions and marking schemes, exam invigilation, answering student emails and responding to discussion boards, contributing to the management of the course website, and possibly assisting with other course or Program duties as needed and agreed upon. They must be able to work with a degree of independence, be detail-oriented, well organized and an effective communicator. The incumbent will work effectively with all instructors responsible for Path 301, particularly the lab instructors. There are potentially 2 partial GTA II positions– estimated hours of work averaging between 4 – 7 hours per week (if only 1 partial GTA) or 3-5 hours if there are two partial GTAs. Apply by submitting a cover letter with the job posting number(s) and a CV to: Ms. Jennifer Xenakis Application Deadline: July 26, 2021
Research Associate – Scientific Program Lead The post holder will support and work closely with Dr Aparicio, leader of Molecular Oncology, UBC Nan and Lorraine Robertson Chair of Breast Cancer, in developing scientific proposals, assisting in manuscript development and review, coordinating international multi-PI research studies and interacting with funders and advocates in reporting the activities of the program. A PhD with demonstrated experience in authoring manuscripts, preparing funding applications and reports, is a requirement for the role. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in biosciences and cancer research. Ability to articulate science clearly in a written form and a high degree of independence and self-organization are core skills for this post. Please send your Resume and cover letter to careersmolonc@bccrc.ca . Please put “Research Associate (Scientific Program Lead)” and your full name in the subject line.
Desired start date July 1, 2021. Open until filled.
Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate The Quandt Neuroinflammation Research Laboratory at UBC Interested applicants should send a CV and statement of interests to jquandt@pathology.ubc.ca. Inquiries will be reviewed on a rotating basic until positions have been filled.

UBC is consistently recognized as one of BC’s top employers. The UBC Faculty of Medicine provides innovative educational and research programs in the areas of health and life sciences through an integrated and province-wide delivery model.

Most faculty positions are posted on the central UBC recruitment site, however you may also want to refer to the unit websites below for positions where central posting is not required.

Academic Support Job Vacancies

Research Administration Coordinator BC Cancer Research Centre To apply: please send your Resume and cover letter to careersmolonc@bccrc.ca . Please put “Research Administrative Coordinator” and your full name in the subject line.