Since its foundation in 2013, the GERAS Centre for Aging Research has emerged as an international leader in fractures, frailty, and dementia research. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate to create innovative solutions that enhance patient care and quality of life.​

Current Opportunities

The GERAS Centre for Aging Research is currently hiring a Post-Doctoral Fellow.

The post-doctoral fellow will report directly to Dr. Alexandra Papaioannou, BScN, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, who is a Professor of Medicine (Division of Geriatrics) at McMaster University, a Geriatric Medicine Specialist at Hamilton Health Sciences and Executive Director of the GERAS Centre for Aging Research or a faculty member with the GERAS Centre. The postdoctoral fellow will also work closely with our multidisciplinary research team on current funded projects and supervise trainees.

View the full job description HERE

To apply to the GERAS Post-Doctoral Fellow position, please submit: (1) letter of interest (2) an up-to-date curriculum vitae (3) Example of your published or submitted written work.

Applications should be mailed, couriered, or emailed in a single PDF file to:

ATTN: Post-Doctoral Fellowship Application
GERAS Centre, Juravinski Research Centre
St. Peter’s Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences
88 Maplewood Avenue
Hamilton, Ontario
L8M 1W9


Two references will be requested at stage two of the application process. One of these references must be from the PhD supervisor or postdoctoral fellowship supervisor.