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Job Posting: Research Assistant for SFU Smoking and Tobacco Control Committee

March 21, 2017

The SFU Smoking and Tobacco Control Committee is looking to hire a Research Assistant, full-time for four months, starting May 2017.

The Research Assistant will undertake data collection and analysis to address key questons in relation to drafting a revised SFU Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free policy. This position will be based in the Faculty of Health Sciences, and will report to SFU's Chief Safety Officer, Mark Lalonde.

Eligibility & Qualifications:

The successful applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • A graduate student or recent graduate at SFU;
  • Knowledge of public policy making;
  • Good experience of policy planning, implementation and evaluation;
  • Good experience of costing and budgeting;
  • Willingness and ability to travel to all three SFU campuses to consult with relevant stakeholders;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Proficiency in use of software to collect, analyze and present data;
  • Availability to work full-time for a four month period.
Some familiarity with tobacco control issues would be an asset.
  • $18/hour
To Apply:
Email current CV, cover letter and names of two references to Jennifer Fang by Friday, March 31, 2017.
Download the full job posting here.

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