The Kirkham Lab is currently accepting MSc and PhD students only.

Interested students can express their interest by completing the form below.

Check back later for undergraduate, postdoc, or staff positions.

Expression of Interest for MSc or PhD starting September 2021

Interested students should complete this form in lieu of emailing Dr. Kirkham. Only the top candidates will be contacted for an interview. Apply before November 30, 2020 for best chances at receiving an interview.

Selected candidates will then be asked to apply to the University of Toronto for admission. Deadlines for applications for admission are January 15, 2021 for PhD and February 1, 2021 for MSc.

University of Toronto

Located in Canada’s most vibrant and culturally diverse city, the University of Toronto is consistently ranked among the world’s best research universities. The location, size and diversity provide unique opportunities for collaboration and innovation.

The Faculty of Kinesiology offers guaranteed funding for all accepted students. The Kirkham lab is located in the Goldring Centre for High Performance (building to the right of the track above). This award-winning building was completed in 2014 and houses cutting-edge research and teaching labs, a strength and conditioning centre, a state-of-the-art sport medicine clinic and a 2000-seat basketball and volleyball field house.

More information about the graduate program can be found here:

Apply Online

To complete this application, you will be required to answer questions about your research experience and interests, upload a cover letter and CV, and complete a personality test.
List only those that are accepted or under review.
Include both oral and poster presentations.
Include title of award, organization providing award and any associated value ($).
This question is optional.
A single PDF document is preferred.
The last five questions ask you to enter your scores from the big five personality test.Take the test here to determine your scores:

Fields with (*) are compulsory.