Prospective PhD students

Novartis Biocamp 2013Prospective PhD students and Post Doctoral Fellows hoping to work with Dr. Martino are advised to first familiarize themselves with her work and the University of Toronto’s program.

If you have never met before, Dr. Martino is open to receiving an email from interested students and post docs.  We recommend you include your Curriculum Vitae and unofficial transcripts as well as your reasons for writing.  Include your field of interest and especially indicate any research or leadership experience, or other notable skills. Please indicate if you already have funding, and if so, from where.  Ideally, you will know why your research goals and the lab’s are aligned.

If this goes well, be prepared to discuss, amongst other things:

  • Expectations
  • Capacity
  • Expectations around working hours, meetings, reports, record keeping, program milestones
  • Financial details
  • Authorship
  • Personality/fit
  • etc.