Work on industry projects in your area of study.

We are currently looking for part-time interns to work during their studies at Canadian post-secondary institutions in a relevant diploma, undergraduate or graduate program, as well as full-time projects for PhD students and post-doctoral fellows who are eligible to enroll at the University of Alberta, University of Calgary, or Lethbridge University.

We are looking to fill positions for the following ongoing areas of need :

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Medicinal Chemistry

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Clinical Pharmacology

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General wet lab & animal facility

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Quality Assurance 
& Regulatory Affairs

Current Postings

We regularly update this page with internship opportunities, so please check back often. Our current postings are below:  

Hepion Pharmaceuticals – Industrial Postdoctoral Fellowship 
Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Hepion Pharmaceuticals is a growing biopharmaceutical company in Edmonton, Alberta, developing new medicines for multiple human diseases. Our lead drug candidate, currently in a Phase 2 clinical trial, demonstrates several therapeutic effects in preclinical studies, including antiviral, anti-inflammatory, anti-fibrotic, and anti-cancer activities. The position will be co-supervised by Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation (API).
We are seeking a post-doctoral fellow to join our team of scientists in researching our compounds’ mechanisms of action in biochemical, cell culture, and animal studies. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in a biomedical field with experience in laboratory techniques such as immunoassays, molecular biology, and microscopy. Additional assets include experience in animal handling and bioinformatic analyses. The successful candidate should be competent in undertaking research across multiple disciplines, especially in oncology, dietary and viral hepatitis, and/or metabolic disease.
The starting annual salary is $55,000, and opportunities exist for rapid advancement and long-term employment depending on qualifications and progress. Preference will be given to eligible candidates who can start soon.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within two weeks of CV submission for a virtual interview.

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