Master’s or PhD position in Neurosciences – Laval University, in Quebec City, Canada

We are inviting applications for a Master’s or PhD student position at the Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, in Quebec City, Canada. The selected candidate will join the team of Dr. Aurelie de Rus Jacquet and Dr. Abid Oueslati.   Our research: We specialize in the study of Parkinson’s disease, with the objective to describe […]

Master’s Position Available – Investigating the Molecular Regulators of Brain Development – University of Manitoba

Description of the position: This project aims to investigate the molecular regulators of neural stem cell lineage progression and their role in determining cell types and states in the developing central nervous system. The successful candidate will be directly supervised by Dr. Robert Beattie (expert in studying neural development using mouse models) and apply state-of-the-art […]

Master’s Position Available to Study the Effect of Neural Stem Cell Senescence on Brain Repair – Lindsey Lab, University of Manitoba

Description of the position: This project uniquely examines the role of cellular senescence in regulating the regenerative capacity of neural stem cells in the aging brain using the adult zebrafish model. The objective of the proposed study is to define which zebrafish neural stem cell populations undergo aging, how this is regulated by changes in […]

Master’s Position Available to Study the Role of the Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) during Spinal Cord Injury – Lindsey/Logue Labs, University of Manitoba

Description of the position: This project uniquely investigates the role of the unfolded protein response (UPR) in regulating the regenerative ability of neural stem cells following spinal cord injury (SCI) using the zebrafish model. The objective of the proposed study is to identify the temporal dynamics of UPR signaling during the repair process, characterize the […]

Multiple positions available at the Canadian Brain Research Strategy

The Canadian Brain Research Strategy (CBRS) is a community-led initiative uniting to advance Canada as a world leader in collaborative, transdisciplinary, open, and ethical brain research. Our objective is to make brain research a national priority by establishing a Canadian Brain Research Initiative. We are looking to fill three roles but are flexible on the […]

General Neurologists & Stroke Neurologists – Windsor General Hospital

Our client, Windsor Regional Hospital (WRH), is a multi-faceted health services organization operating from two main sites, the Metropolitan Campus and the Ouellette Campus. With 500 beds and an operating budget of over half a billion dollars, WRH is the regional provider of advanced care in areas that include complex trauma, renal dialysis, cardiac care, […]

Healthy Brain Aging and Dementia Prevention Research – Doctoral student opportunities at University of Calgary

Opportunities: The Brain in Motion research program is looking for doctoral students with an interest in healthy brain aging and dementia prevention who wish to join a large interdisciplinary and diverse research team of over 35 scientists from Calgary, Canada and other parts of the World. There are opportunities currently available for doctoral students in […]

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Alzheimer’s disease – Université de Montréal

Description The Brouillette Lab at the Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal (CIUSSS-NIM) invites applicants for a doctoral and postdoctoral researcher position in the field of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and age-related memory deficits. Specific research topics include the effect of Aβ oligomers on sleep during aging, the impact of Aβ oligomers on different cell types in […]

PhD student position: neural circuits of anxiety – CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center, Montréal

PhD student position is available in the laboratory of Dr Bénédicte Amilhon at the CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center, Montréal (QC) Canada ( The proposed PhD project aims to investigate modulation of hippocampus brain rhythms and associated behaviors by serotonergic inputs from the raphe nuclei. Our laboratory uses multidisciplinary approaches including optogenetics, in vivo electrophysiology, fiber […]

New Graduate Student Positions Now Available to Study the Basic Mechanisms of Multiple Sclerosis

Join a dynamic, world-class, generously funded basic and translational science team. The laboratory of Dr. Michael Levin offers personalized mentorship, state of the art laboratory facilities, customized coursework, highly competitive compensation, and the opportunity for basic scientists to work hand-in-hand with clinicians in Saskatoon City Hospital and the University of Saskatchewan. The laboratory of Dr. […]