The University of Manitoba is recruiting a postdoctoral-level (Ph.D.) scientist with a background in microbiology or related field for the Postdoctoral Training Program in Clinical Microbiology.

The Clinical Microbiology Training Program at the University of Manitoba is a program for Ph.D. graduates in microbiology or a related field to train to pursue a career as a clinical microbiologist and function within a diagnostic microbiology laboratory setting.  The two-year Program includes training in the microbiology laboratories of the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre, St. Boniface Hospital, Cadham Provincial Laboratory, and the National Microbiology Laboratory, as well as didactic lectures, seminars, rounds, and clinical research. The Program meets the training requirements necessary to sit for the certification examinations offered by the Canadian College of Microbiologists.

Applications are now accepted for the next training period starting July 1, 2022 and ending June 30, 2024. Please see the posted application form for details. Completed applications including reference letters need to be received by latest December 31, 2021.

For additional information please see the Program website:

Or contact:

Dr. Markus Stein
Director, Clinical Microbiology Training Program
Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Health Sciences Centre
MS673C – 820 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1R9, Canada
Telephone: (204) 787 4597

Please see below for complete application instructions:

Updated on September 28, 2021