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Job Posting: Research Facilitator at Lakehead University

June 12, 2017

The Office of Research Services at Lakehead University, Thunder Bay campus is looking for a Research Facilitator to facilitate research application success rates in the natural sciences, engineering, biomedical, and clinical/health research areas at the University. 


  • Facilitate the formation of interdisciplinary teams
  • Research appropriate funding opportunities
  • Support the development of collaborative research proposals (by contributing background research, writing, copy editing, and liaising with funding partners)
  • Convey the University‚Äôs research strengths to various stakeholders 
  • Lead grantwriting workshops


  • Master's degree (PhD would be an asset)
  • 3-5 years of related experience, preferably in a post-secondary environment
  • Interpersonal, writing, and communication skills
  • Expertise in coaching, mentoring and delivering professional development workshops
  • Knowledge of project management principles, research protocols, and grantwriting
This is a full-time, permanent position with a salary of $56,153.11 to $70,191.13.
The application review process will begin on Monday, June 26, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled. 
For more information and how to apply, please see the full job description

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