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Career Opportunities

August 29, 2017
Modulation of human gut microbiota using psychobiotics

Employer: University of Ottawa, School of Nutrition Sciences (SNS), Faculty of Health Sciences
Location: Ottawa,ON
Closing Date: October 1, 2017

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Job Description

We are seeking a highly qualified and motivated PhD graduate student to work on a research project titled “Modulation of human gut microbiota using psychobiotics” led by Dr. Riadh Hammami. The laboratory is located at School of Nutrition Sciences (SNS), Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Ottawa.

Applications from well-motivated Canadian and international candidates are welcomed. The candidate should hold a M.Sc. degree in environmental microbiology/microbial ecology, or a related field. Previous exposure to and experience with basic microbiology and molecular biology techniques is essential. Experience in microbe isolation and identification, standard molecular methods, and fermentation is preferred.

Team-orientation and excellent communication skills are expected.

The PhD candidate will be employed for 3 years starting from January 2018. The successful candidate will run for an annual fellowship of $25,000. Only candidate with strong academic records will be considered.

Application Instructions

 Please send a statement of research experience and career goals, a Curriculum Vitae, transcripts and contact information for two independent referees to riadh.hammami@uottawa.ca

School of Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa

Roger-Guindon Hall, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5, Canada

Application Contacts

Rhiad Hammami


Related Links

Dr. Riadh Hammami Laboratory

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