We are currently recruiting!

There are opportunities for one creative and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow and one Ph.D. Student. Both positions will focus on skin wound healing, fibroblast plasticity, skin aging, and single-cell genomics.

Candidates must be academically competitive and will be expected to apply for external funding. Prior experience in stem cell biology, bioinformatics, molecular biology, or large animal medicine are considered key assets.

For outstanding Ph.D. students, internal stipends of up to $25,000/yr are available on a competitive basis. Postdoctoral fellows will be provided a stipend of a minimum of $50,000/year + benefits.


If you are interested in joining our collaborative team, please email Dr. Biernaskie directly at Jeff.Biernaskie@ucalgary.ca and provide the following information:

  • Short cover letter explaining your specific interest in our research program
  • Resume/curriculum vitae outlining your previous research experience and achievements
  • Transcript or listing of course grades
  • Names and contact information for two individuals who will be willing to provide letters of reference