Working at the CCDB

The Canadian Centre for DNA Barcoding (CCDB) at the University of Guelph is the authoritative provider of DNA-based species identification services with research partners and clients in over 150 institutions across 50 countries. As the principal core facility for the International Barcode of Life multinational consortium (, the CCDB is tasked with processing large numbers of specimens from a tissue sample to a finished DNA barcode using wide range of DNA extraction methods and various sequencing technologies.

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.

How to Apply

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Please refer to the specific instructions for each available position. General inquiries should be directed to

Current Opportunities

None at this time