We are hiring!

The Teves lab is looking for a motivated, detail-oriented research technician (Tech II position) to start immediately. Minimal requirements include an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry (or related field), 3 years of laboratory research experience, and capacity to work in teams. Experience in mammalian cell culture and/or genomics analyses would be great but we can teach you as well!


  1. Carry out an independent research project using a variety of molecular biology and next-generation sequencing technologies to map transcription and chromatin structure in mammalian cell culture.
  2. Keep inventory, ordering, receiving and stocking supplies and keeping records of orders in a data base.
  3. Supervise undergraduate students including work/learn and directed studies students.
  4. Provide training for users of the instruments and equipment in the laboratory.
  5. Attend weekly group meeting, weekly 1:1 meeting with supervisor, and relevant departmental seminars.

Dr. Sheila Teves is awarded as a 2019 MSFHR Scholar

We are very grateful and honored by this distinction from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research. Dr. Teves joins 19 other scholars, including 2 other investigators in LSI UBC as this year’s Scholar Award competition winners. Read more here: https://www.msfhr.org/news/features/2019-scholar-and-research-trainees-msfhr-funds-58-outstanding-health-researchers