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Current Recruitment

We are currently looking for a talented postdoctoral fellow (Organic chemist only). Please check out this link for the complete details of the position.

If you have the required skills and experience, please contact Prof. Koleilat directly.

General Recruitment

All exceptional highly-motivated individuals that are interested in our research efforts are encouraged to contact Prof. Koleilat directly. We are not accepting international students unless their GPA in their previous 2 academic years is >3.9/4.0 and they are able to secure partial or full funding. 

Undergraduate students (ECE, ChemEng, and Physics) with interest in instrumentation development and construction of new setups in addition to conducting short-term experiments are encouraged to contact Prof. Koleilat directly.

MASc and PhD Degree Positions

We have graduate student positions (PR and Canadian citizens only) available with experimental and computational projects available encompassing wide area of interests. Please refer to our Research page for more detailed information about our group's projects.


Students (PR and Canadian citizens only) with backgrounds in electrical, materials science, chemical engineering, physics and chemistry are encouraged to contact Prof. Koleilat directly with their CV and unofficial transcripts.  Students are encouraged to apply to NSERC graduate funding to secure funding.

International applicants (with >3.9/4.0 GPA) need to have their own funding before sending in their application. We have no current funding for international applicants.  

Useful Resources:

NSERC undergraduate summer research awards

NSERC postgraduate scholarships

Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship Recipients

The Izaak Walton Killam Predoctoral Scholarships

Eliza Ritchie Doctoral Scholarship for Women

James Robinson Johnston Graduate Scholarship for African Canadians

Nova Scotia Black and First Nations Graduate Entrance Scholarships

OZ Optics Limited Graduate Scholarship

Walter C. Sumner Memorial Fellowships

Useful Resources for International Students:

Comprehensive List of Available International Funding [PDF - 93kb]

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Abdul Majid Bader Graduate Scholarship (Int'l students)

More Resources for Postdoctoral Applicants:

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (open to all)
NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship (Canadian citizens or PRs)
Government of Canada (opportunities for int'l students) 
Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (Commonwealth Countries: check in for availibility)

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