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Postdoc Fellowship Opportunities!

DEADLINES are looming! The UBC Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships are excellent opportunities for qualified individuals to advance their careers at UBC Chemistry.

Postdoctoral fellows make a significant contribution to the department, supporting our research and educational missions. These highly prestigious awards enable qualified doctoral graduates to pursue their research in one of our many outstanding research groups.

Read up on two of our current Killam Fellows and how these awards have benefited them:
Bonnie Leung (Chou Group)
Kerry Knox (Signorell Group) 



Annual Value: Annual stipend $50,000 CAD + travel and research allowance per year, for up to two years
Deadline: November 17, 2011
The UBC Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowships are provided annually from the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies and are available for most fields of research. The fellowships are awarded for a maximum of two years, subject to review at the end of the first year. The number of awards presently varies between four and six per year.


Annual Value: $70,000 CAD per year for two years
Deadline:  November 2, 2011 
The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program provides awards to the very best postdoctoral researchers, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country's economic, social and research-based growth.