Biologist - Sunnybrook Research Institute

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Earned doctorate degree

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Air conditioned

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Willing to relocate

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Conduct biostatistical data analysis using computer modelling techniques
  • Supervise biological technologists and technicians and other scientists
  • Conduct experiments in plant or animal growth heredity and breeding
  • Plan and conduct studies of the environment and of the population distribution structure and functional characteristics and behaviour of plants and animals
  • Study identify and classify plant and animal specimens
  • Conduct clinical or laboratory studies to test evaluate and screen drugs pharmaceuticals and nanoparticles used in biomedical applications
  • Conduct molecular or biochemical studies and experiments in genetic expression gene manipulation and recombinant DNA technology to develop new or alternative methods of producing products
  • Conduct research in biotechnology to discover develop and refine and evaluate new products
  • Conduct research into the structure and functioning of human animal and plant tissues and cells
  • Conduct studies into the identification effects and control of human plant and animal pathogens and toxins

Supervision

  • 5-10 people
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Experience and specialization

Resource usage and environmental studies

  • Toxicology studies

Industrial Processes and Biological Studies

  • Product development
  • Drug evaluation and testing
  • Clinical testing

Area of work experience

  • Medical instruments and devices
  • Health
  • Applied non-industrial research
  • Basic theoretical or fundamental research
  • Health care institution facility or clinic
  • Quality assurance or control
  • Research institute laboratory or centre
  • Statistical analysis

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Immunization records

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Combination of sitting standing walking

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • On-site recreation and activities
  • Team building opportunities
  • Travel insurance
  • Wellness program