Positions Available

Does understanding how our microbes impact our health excite you ? 

Do you want to tackle the mysteries of host-microbe interactions?

Are looking for a dynamic research environment ?

Join our team! 

The University of Calgary offers a vibrant and multicultural environment, with cutting-edge research and teaching. In 2019, Calgary was elected the most livable city in Canada! Wonder why? It's the sunniest city in Canada (really!) and is located just an hour from the stunning the Canadian Rocky Mountains, a year-round playground for those who love hiking, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, road-tripping, and so much more.

If you're interested in joining our lab, send us your cover letter and CV.

The McCoy lab is committed to fostering and maintaining a welcoming and accessible environment where diversity is celebrated. We strive to create a sense of belonging for all members, and to uphold the equity, diversity, and inclusion commitment of the University of Calgary. Read more about UCalgary's EDI mandate here.


The University of Calgary, located in the heart of Southern Alberta, both acknowledges and pays tribute to the traditional territories of the peoples of Treaty 7, which include the Blackfoot Confederacy (comprised of the Siksika, the Piikani, and the Kainai First Nations), the Tsuut’ina First Nation, and the Stoney Nakoda (including Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Goodstoney First Nations). The City of Calgary is also home to the Métis Nation of Alberta Region III. Learn more about UCalgary's Indigenous Strategy here.