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Careers in Cancer Research

Cancer research is a rewarding career with opportunities for people from many different backgrounds. Whether you like to work with patients, with health care professionals, with technology, or in laboratory settings, there is a cancer research path for you.

In addition to academic and clinical positions, there are openings for laboratory technicians, clinical research coordinators and nurses, qualitative researchers, IT specialists and others.

If you are interested in a career in cancer research, please peruse the researcher profiles of BHCRI members and contact the investigator of the most appropriate laboratory directly to explore possibilities.

Current Opportunities

Graduate Student Opportunity, Sharif lab, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg

Advisor, Business Development — Atlantic, Mitacs, Halifax, NS (Remote)

Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in cancer biology, with a focus on breast cancer, Department of Biochemistry, University of Alberta. While the position will remain open until filled, the review of applications will begin April 11, 2023.

Laboratory Operations Manager, Atlantic Cancer Research Institute, Moncton, NB

career opportunities at AbCellera

Career opportunities at IMV

BHCRI members or partner institutions of the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute are invited to submit job vacancies for posting online here. Please send your job titles and descriptions to