Research Job Opportunities

List of current grant-funded positions with FHS-affiliated researchers or FHS partners.

Medical Writer/Grant Writer

BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Epidemiology and Population Health is looking for a medical/grant writer to perform a variety of duties related to writing and coordinating grant funding proposals and other major writing projects. This is a full-time, one year contract with the possibility of extension.

Details about this position, including how to submit an application is available here.

Posted: October 18, 2017

Project Coordinator/ Research Associate

Professor Kelley Lee, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University (FHS/SFU) and Dr. Evan Adams, Chief Medical Officer, First Nations Health Authority (FNHA), are the co-Principal Investigators of a study entitled “A context-specific and comprehensive menu of commercial tobacco control measures for First Nation communities: A consultation intervention in British Columbia” funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR).

The goal of this project is to strengthen commercial tobacco control strategies in Aboriginal communities through a community-led consultation and production of a comprehensive and culturally-appropriate Menu of Tobacco Control Measures Available to Aboriginal Communities. This will be achieved through a unique partnership involving SFU, FNHA, and 5 BC First Nation communities. The project is seeking to recruit a Project Coordinator/Research Associate to support this interdisciplinary project team.

The role of the Project Coordinator/Research Associate is to act as the administrative manager of this project and contribute to research-related activities. On administration, s/he will work with the project team to coordinate and plan project activities; provide logistical support; oversee the ethics approval process; and manage and report on project resources. On research, s/he will support the consultation intervention through engagement with BC First Nations health governance structures, leadership and study communities; contribute to data collection and analysis; and support the development and evaluation of the intervention and Menu.

More details about the position, including how to submit an application is available here.

Application deadline is Monday, September 25th.  

Posted: September 7, 2017

Research Assistant - Scientific Field Interviewer

The Children's Health Policy Centre (CHPC) is seeking a full-time Research Assistant/Scientific Field Interviewer (RA) to provide direct support to the BC Healthy Connections Project (BCHCP) research team. The primary responsibilities of the RA include: scheduling and conducting in-person and telephone interviews with research participants (new mothers and children) and meticulous tracking and retention of participants living in the Fraser Health, and Vancouver Health, Authorities.

More details about the position, including how to submit an application is available here.

Application deadline is Friday, September 1st.  

Posted: August 28, 2017

Research Assistant - Child Testing

The Children's Health Policy Centre (CHPC) is seeking a full-time Research Assistant (RA) to provide direct support to the BCHCP research team. The primary responsibilities of the RA are: scheduling and conducting in-person interviews with research participants (new mothers and children) living in the Fraser Health- and Vancouver Health- Authorities; administrating the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development, Edition III (BSID-III) to 24-month-old children; and tracking and retention of participants via regular communications.

More details about the position, including how to submit an application is available here.

Application deadline is Friday, September 1st.  

Posted: August 28, 2017

Epidemiologist

Perinatal Services BC (PSBC) is looking for an epidemiologist to provide expertise in the areas of health services research, biostatistics, and epidemiology as it relates to Perinatal Services BC initiatives and goals and the promotion of maternal, neonatal and fetal health in BC.

More details about the position, including how to submit an application is available here.

Position will remain open until filled.

Posted: July 12, 2017