Careers

We All Shine On.

Everyone here believes our novel therapies can revolutionize healthcare by tapping into the power of our own immune systems. Someday, our medicines will help address a wide range of currently untreatable diseases and combat infections that could cause a public health crisis.

Our shared vision of making this a reality is why working at IMV is so rewarding.

Lobster?

Yes, we have that in spades.

Action?

We have a cannon that shoots off every day at 12:00 noon on Citadel Hill.

Access to world-class laboratories?

Check!

Harbour with a view?

Second biggest natural harbor in the world lies outside of our windows.

Bright minds?

Some of the finest are right here.

Strong science?

Unique, novel and fundamentally sound.

Good leadership?

Look at how far they’ve brought us, and how close to the patients who need our work.

As you can see, we’re serious about our work. But we also have a lot of fun doing it because we enjoy each other and truly encourage and value everyone’s contribution.

Here’s what some of our colleagues have to say about life at IMV.

Ryan Marshall

Director of Project Management 

“I am grateful for every day that I can contribute to the revolutionary and innovative work that is happening in our organization. The people working here are truly amazing–a culturally diverse mix of independent thinkers and personalities. The food, culture, entertainment and beauty of Nova Scotia combined with the best work team makes this a very special place.”

Genevieve Weir

Director of Research

“We constantly explore innovative applications for our technology, which gives the R&D team opportunities to be creative in seeking solutions from experts in different fields. I’m inspired each day by the strength, focus and enthusiasm of our team. Being able to see a product progress from development to clinical applications is a rewarding experience, and I’m happy to be a part of making that happen.”

Arthvan Sharma

Quality Control Chemist I

“It is gratifying to know the results we generate and the data we collect are essential in helping our community. It is my privilege to work with such smart, talented and motivated people who enjoy coming to work every day.”

Danielle Evans-Whiting

Contracts Manager 

“I have been with IMV since nearly the beginning, and I have seen the Company grow and evolve tremendously over this last decade+. Our current team is the strongest that I have ever seen, and it is a joy to come to work with such dedicated and enthusiastic individuals. While we are all working on our different projects and different pathways, at the end of the day, we are all able to work together for the good of the Company and, ultimately, the patients who will benefit from the work that we do.”

High Standards. Even Higher Aspirations.

Working at IMV brings you to the forefront of cutting-edge science and research for cancer and other serious diseases. We’ve worked hard to build a culture of innovation and collaboration.

Learn more about life at IMV