We are a group of microbiologists with diverse interests in biochemistry, molecular biology, omics-based approaches, bioinformatics and chemical biology. The main theme of out research is antibiotics, but we also work on other aspects of microbiology including genome/metabolic engineering and synthetic biology.
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Recent news from the group:
May 2019: Congratulations to Jacob Mooers for being awarded an NSERC-USRA for working with the group.
March 2019: Short feature about the group in the Gazette (Memorial University's official news site).
Information for people interested in joining the group: We are always interested in hearing from prospective trainees. Candidates with scholarships and external funding are especially encouraged to contact us regarding potential positions. Due to the large number of Emails that we get, we are only able to respond to certain applicants with appropriate backgrounds described below.
Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with a strong academic background in microbiology and/or biochemistry. Applicants should have strong laboratory research skills in microbiology, molecular and biochemical techniques as well as strong oral and written communication skills in English. Prospective candidates should also enjoy working as part of a diverse multidisciplinary team.
Applications: Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae (including the contact information for two recent references) as well as a cover letter outlining their academic background, interests and suitability with our research interests.