AIRN recruits candidates for postdoctoral fellowship research opportunities in HIV, hepatitis C (HCV) and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) and related health conditions.
AIRN members are committed to supporting interested candidates in identifying and applying for external postdoctoral funding, including university and other public and private funding sources. Please see below for funding opportunities to support a postdoctoral fellowship at AIRN:
The CIHR Canadian Trial Network Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards Program
The CTN Postdoctoral Fellows Program offers prospective researchers with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the HIV clinical research setting, under supervision of experienced Canadian researchers.
Killam Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded annually at Dalhousie University to recently graduated scholars of superior academic research ability in any discipline. Awards are tenable for two years, subject to satisfactory progress. The awards are tenable only at Dalhousie University; however, students who have received their doctorate from Dalhousie are not eligible. The fellowships are valued at up to $55,000 annually including full benefits and a travel allowance for transportation to and from Halifax, a one-time research allowance of $3,000 and a conference travel grant of $1,000.