Postdoctoral Fellow - North Pacific Seabird Genomics



Dr. Theresa Burg is looking for a postdoc to join her team at the University of Lethbridge to work on population genomics in North Pacific seabirds.  The project involves analyzing whole genome sequencing data from multiple seabird species (puffins, auklets and gulls) to examine population structure and evidence of adaptation.

Candidates require a background in genomics and bioinformatics.  Ideally the successful candidate would start in March 2022, but start date is flexible.  The position is for one year with possibility of renewal.

The University of Lethbridge is situated in southern Alberta about 2 hours south of Calgary.  Lethbridge is a medium sized city with about 100,000 people and located close to the Rocky Mountains.

Interested applicants can email their CV to  Please contact Dr. Theresa Burg  with any questions.