Post-Doctoral Fellowship in COVID-19 Immunology


Competition No.  -    A104544766
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The Elahi Lab is seeking two outstanding Immunologists for a 3-year Postdoctoral fellowship. The successful candidates will investigate the immune correlates of protection in COVID-19 patients following infection and/or vaccination.

The Elahi Lab is seeking applicants who are dedicated, hard-working, innovative and can work independently within a very collaborative environment. The ideal candidates should have a Ph.D (degree should be conferred within 5 years of this application) with an outstanding background in Immunology, and have demonstrated a strong publication record in the Immunology field.  Candidates with a research interest Viro-Immunology are particularly encouraged to apply. The position requires excellent written and oral communication skills.

Please direct enquiries to Dr. Shokrollah Elahi:

Review of applications will begin ASAP, and the position can begin immediately once the suitable candidates are found.  A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered, details can be viewed here. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.