Awards & Employment Opportunities

NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Awards

The NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to stimulate your interest in research in the natural sciences and engineering. They are also meant to encourage you to undertake graduate studies and pursue a research career in these fields. If you would like to gain research work experience in an academic setting, these awards can provide you with financial support through your host university during the summer period.  More information can be found here:

Work Study Program

The Physiology teaching laboratories currently employs several students as lab helpers and/or computer/software resource persons. These technical support positions are usually filled in early September. The application is done on-line at:

Undergraduate Student Course Assistants -  Applications For 2023-2024 Now Available

The Department of Physiology offers a limited number of undergraduate student work as course assistants. Approximately 24-30 positions available from September 2022 to April 2023.  Applications are attached to Postings: PHGY 209-210, PHGY 311, PHGY 314

Research Laboratories

Employment opportunities exist year-round through our research laboratories. Please contact individual lab directors for information: Research Labs

Other Employment Opportunities

For general employment opportunities, please refer to McGill CaPS (Career Planning Services)

Information on post-graduate studies in medicine, dentistry and research

Information on undergraduate summer research employment

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