Diversity statement

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Accessibility statement

The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission.

The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment, and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities.

If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact

The University of Toronto invites all qualified applicants to make an application; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Current positions available

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Faculty Positions

Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor - Clinical Laboratory Director, Genetics
Hospital: Hospital for Sick Children
Deadline:  November 30, 2021


Research Associates

There are no opportunities at this time.

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Postdoctoral Position - Dr. Warren Lee's Lab

Location: Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Sciences, Unity Health - St. Michael's Hospital
Deadline: Open until filled

Dr. Warren Lee is an Associate Professor in LMP, Attending Physician (Critical Care), St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto, and Staff Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Sciences.

The Lee Lab is actively recruiting two post-doctoral fellows:

  1. to work on the regulation of endothelial LDL transcytosis during atherosclerosis;
  2. to study the regulation and reversal of endothelial paracellular permeability during pathogen-induced lung injury.

Funding will be consistent with the length of training and CIHR funding rates. Studies will involve cellular and murine models of disease.

You must be within three years of completing your PhD degree, have expertise in cellular and molecular biology, and a good publication record.

Contact if interested.

Postdoctoral Position - Dr. Heyu Ni's lab

Location: Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Sciences, Unity Health - St. Michael's Hospital
Deadline: Open until filled

Dr Heyu Ni, Professor in LMP, Platform Director at Unity Health Toronto, St. Michael’s Hospital, and Senior Scientist of Canadian Blood Services Centre for Innovation, is seeking 1 – 2 postdoctoral researchers.

Based in his laboratory at St. Michael’s Hospital, you will be a recently graduated PhD student interested in thrombosis (mechanisms of heart attack and stroke, particularly in platelet biology), immune-mediated thrombocytopenia, and tumor metastasis.

Email to apply.


Find out more about Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in our research section.


Sessional Lecturers (CUPE 3902 Unit 3)

There are no opportunities at this time.

Teaching Assistants (CUPE 3902 Unit 1)

There are no opportunities at this time.

Positions posted here are open to Graduate Students in the School of Graduate Studies, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Undergraduate Students in the University of Toronto.

Preference in hiring shall be given to Graduate Students enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Toronto or those who have made an application to be enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Toronto.

All jobs are posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 1 Collective Agreement. It is understood that some announcements of vacancies are tentative, pending final course determinations and enrollment.

Duties of this position shall be performed at the campus on which the position is located. Where the duties are intended to be performed at another location, such other location will be specified in the posting.

The Department's Hiring policy is available in the Department office and at the CUPE Local 3902 office.

The Teaching Assistants' Training Program (TATP) 

The TATP offers workshops and seminars to provide both new and experienced TAs with the practical information and skills required to better prepare themselves for teaching in the university classroom. 

Other positions

Drs. Bo Wang (PMCC) and Mamatha Bhat (Ajmera Transplant Centre) are seeking enthusiastic candidates for a Student AI Researcher position at the University Health Network.

Research Assistant 4-month work term
Location: UHN
Deadline: open until filled

How to apply: email Dr. Mamatha Bhat ( and Dr. Bo Wang (

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