Positions Available

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.


Teaching Assistant Positions:


The Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics offers Teaching Assistant opportunities on a term basis. Teaching Assistant positions at McGill University are unionized and available to graduate students only. For more information about the Teaching Assistant Union, visit AGSEM website.

The fixed hourly rate is $29.33. In addition, a 4% vacation indemnity will be added to your hourly rate.

Available Positions and Application Guidelines:

In order to be considered for Teaching Assistantship, please ensure the following steps are completed entirely and on time.

  1. Refer to the available Teaching Assistant Positions (no positions available at the moment)
  2. Apply by clicking on the direct link(s) associated with the course(s) you wish to be considered for. To help you navigate the application page, you may refer to the Guide for External Candidates. Important: Please make sure to use a personal email address (and NOT a @mail.mcgill.ca or @mcgill.ca email address) to apply.
  3. Click on and complete the application form.

Workload Forms

According to the new regulations every course coordinator must meet with his/her TAs and discuss the workload as well as detailed functions that the student will be performing during his/her appointment. The workload form should be signed by the instructor and the student before the end of the add/drop period. All later changes made to the agreement between the course instructor and the student should be included in the revised workload form and resubmitted. The student and the instructor should keep one copy each; one copy will be filed in the student employee record and another will be sent to Human Resources.

Posting Periods

  • May 30 for Fall and Full Year courses.
  • November 2 for Winter courses.

Documents and Forms


For more information contact:

undergradstudies.pharmacology [at] mcgill.ca


Research Associate Posting:

  • none

Postdoctoral Positions 

Dr. Gerhard Multhaup's Lab PDF icon ph.d._and_post-doctoral_fellow_biochemical_pharmacology.pdf

Dr. Gerhard Multhaup's Lab:  PDF icon PDF in Molecular Pharmacology 

Dr. Gerhard Multhaup's Lab: PDF icon revised_pdf_genomics_oct2018.pdf

Other Positions:

Graduate Student (PhD) and/or Postdoctoral researcher - Vanderperre Laboratory - Université du Québec à Montréal (posted May 4, 2021) French  English
Faculty Position - Queen's University   (posted April 2021)
Faculty Position - Western University  (posted March 2021)

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