Current Opportunities



Seeking applicants for MAGPIE's new Studentship Program situated in Masters or PhD programs in Mathematics at SFU. 

Competitive graduate student funding is available.

Graduate Students

SFU has a number of relevant graduate programs at the MSc and PhD levels including flexible course and project options to match your research interests. MAGPIE's supervisors are looking for excellent students in mathematics, statistics and interdisciplinary areas that overlap with life sciences.

The MAGPIE group offers studentship programs for both Canadian and international students. We have a new studentship program for graduate students. Funding comes from a combination of teaching assistantships, research assistantships and graduate fellowships. 


Are you interested in being part of our research team? Keen to learn some interdisciplinary research skills?

The MAGPIE group welcomes undergraduate and co-op students from diverse quantitative backgrounds. Please send your resume to Caroline Colijn at

Postdocs and Visitors

The MAGPIE group hosts postdoctoral research fellows with backgrounds in areas spanning mathematics, statistics, computer science and bioinformatics. All postdoctoral opportunities will be advertised on and on this page.  

If you are interested in coming to MAGPIE as a visiting researcher please contact Caroline Colijn at