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Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students interested in training and summer internships are encouraged to apply to the Memorial's Undergraduate Career Experience Program (MUCEP), NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) and Faculty of Science Undergraduate Research Award (SURA).

*** We have MUCEP positions available in the lab for the following semesters***


***We have ONE position available for a 16-week paid summer internship through NSERC USRA or FoS SURA during May 2024 - August 2024***

Those of you interested to work and get hands-on training in the field of microRNAs, RNA-binding proteins and leukemia development are encouraged to apply. Further details can be found here: https://www.mun.ca/science/undergraduates/how-to-apply-for-usra-and-sura-awards/

Graduate Students

Currently, we have NO positions available in the lab. Thanks

Our lab is located on the 4th floor of the brand new Core Science Facility, with a panoramic view of the Signal Hill National Historic Site, MUN Clock Tower and The Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Library, St. John's. 

Aerial view of the Core Science Facility on St. John's campus, MUN

Contact: 

Pavan K. Kakumani, Ph.D.

 Department of Biochemistry,

 Memorial University of Newfoundland,

 Core Science Facility, 45 Arctic Ave., 

 St. John's, NL, Canada A1C 5S7.

 Office: CSF-4241, Tel: +1-709-864-2501

 Lab: CSF-4205, Tel: TBD

 E-mail: pavan.kakumani@mun.ca