Opportunities

We Need Brain Power

Ever want to be a pioneer? The team at the Ontario Brain Institute is driven by this desire. We're passionate about the outcomes of our work, the people and organizations we partner with, and the opportunity to shape the future.  We are united in our common goal to become an internationally recognized centre of excellence in brain research, translation and innovation. Our culture is fast-paced, challenging and rewarding. Sound like the type of organization you would like to be a part of? Then have a look at our employment opportunities.

Career Opportunities With OBI

  • General internship applications are currently being collected. Send a resume and letter outlining your career interests to: eei@braininstitute.ca. Please put General Recruiting in the subject line. All qualified applicants will be considered for current and upcoming opportunities. We will contact you in the event that your profile matches an internship opportunity with one of our partners.

Please see our Training section for all Entrepreneurship, Management Fellow, and other Internship opportunities.


Career Opportunities with Partner Organizations

Industry Partnerships & Technology Transfer Internship

This 6-month internship will provide unparalleled training and exposure to the inner workings of technology transfer in a world renowned centre for mental health research and care, CAMH. Candidates MUST have a graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in a neuroscience related field, and be available to work full time for the 6 month term. Please submit a resume and cover letter to eei@braininstitute.ca, the application period closes August 8, 2014. See details here

Communications Coordinator, Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative (ONDRI)

During this 1 year temporary contract, with the possibility of renewal, the Communications Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the strategic development and implementation of all digital marketing  and e-communications, written communications, video communications, speaking remarks, and presentations for the ONDRI in conjunction with the Ontario Brain Institute. Eligible candidates will have an Undergraduate University Degree; in Communications, Marketing or Journalism and 5 years' expereince in communications and/or pubilc relations. Apply by July 30th, 2014. See details here

Technology Transfer Internship, University of Windsor

This 6-month internship will provide unparalleled training and exposure to the inner workings of technology transfer with Business Development and Technology Transfer Division of the ORIS. Candidates MUST have a graduate degree (MSc or PhD) in a neuroscience related field, and be available to work full time for the 6 month term in Windsor Ontario. Please submit a resume and cover letter to eei@braininstitute.ca, the application period closes August 8, 2014. See details here