Resources for researchers

NMIN Strategic Initiatives Funding

Open, ongoing call for applications

NMIN’s Strategic Initiatives (SI) program supports rapid responses to just-in-time research, commercialization or knowledge mobilization opportunities.

Budgets may be requested to a maximum of $50,000. Projects must be achievable within a one-year timeframe and be aligned with NMIN’s mission and vision.

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Video recordings from NMIN webinars and other events

In addition to the presentations below, which have a skills/career-enhancing, practical focus, additional recordings of research/scientific presentations are also available for the following past NMIN events: Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2020; IDT Symposium 2020 (Developing Genetic Drugs using nucleic acids & LNPs); rhAmpSeq™ CRISPR: Multiplexed Amplicon Sequencing & Analysis

All NMIN videos can also be viewed on NMIN’s YouTube channel.


Postdoctoral Position: Allen Research Group, University of Toronto

Work on innovative drug formulation & delivery projects with Dr. Christine Allen. Requires experience in polymeric &/or lipid-based drug delivery. Experience in in vitro cell culture & assessment of the pharmacokinetics & biodistribution of drugs following administration of advanced formulations is an asset.

No longer accepting applications

Enrepreneurial postdoctoral position in Shoichet lab @ UofT

Dr. Molly Shoichet has an open position for an entrepreneurial postdoctoral fellow to help with the commercialization of a recently invented vitreous substitute hydrogel.

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor/Tier 2 CRC Position

UBC’s Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in either Molecular & Systems Pharmacology, or Nanomedicines & Chemical Biology.

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Postdoctoral Position: Gene Therapy and Blood Research laboratory

Seeking candidates for a postdoctoral fellow position at UBC, in the areas of gene therapy and platelet biology. The successful applicant will be co-supervised by Christian Kastrup and Eric Jan.

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Various openings @ Precision Nanosystems

Precision Nanosystems, a global leader in innovative solutions for the discovery, development, and manufacture of novel nanoparticle medicines, is hiring. Positions range from research assistants to scientists.

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Postdoctoral position in gene therapy @ UBC

Dr. Sarah Hedtrich has an open position for a postdoctoral fellow in non-viral gene therapy using CRISPR as part of a CIHR-funded grant. She seeks someone with a strong background in gene editing and (ideally) CRISPR-Cas.

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Nanomedicinal lab positions open @ University of Manitoba

Dr. Hagar Labouta is looking for excellent students/postdocs/research assistants/techicians with cell-culture experience to join her lab and work in interesting Nanomedicinal research areas.