University of Waterloo Post-Doctoral Fellowship

The University of Waterloo is seeking a highly motivated Post-doctoral Fellow to join their team. This position offers an exciting opportunity for individuals interested in research, laboratory work, and product development.


– Conduct research activities under the guidance of principal investigator and company collaborators
– Fabricate and test prototypes in the laboratory setting
– Assist in materials and product development processes
– Perform quality control checks on experimental data
– Collaborate with team members on project planning and execution


– Ph.D. in materials science & engineering, chemical engineering, biomedical & health science or pharmaceutical science
– Strong background in research methodologies
– Experience working in a laboratory environment
– Knowledge of product development processes
– Experience in animal studies, such as working with rat models
– preferable to have worked with or have knowledge on cellulose nanomaterials

The position offers valuable experience in cutting-edge research and development projects. Join us to contribute to innovative solutions and advance your career in a dynamic scientific environment.
Interested applicants, please send me your CV, transcripts, three referees (with contact information) and a statement on why you will be a good fit for the position to Professor Michael Tam (

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $40,000.00 per year
Flexible Language Requirement:
• French not required
• Monday to Friday
• Doctoral Degree (preferred)
Work Location: In person
Application deadline: 2024-07-31
Expected start date: 2024-09-01