Job Title: Research Assistant

Responsibilities:Research Assistant is responsible for assisting the faculty member in a variety of non-administrative tasks which may include preparing resources, equipment, materials for the research, documenting results in support of the research activities.

Typical Duties:

  • Research and collect data through library research, structured interviews or other project specific methodology.
  • Interprets, synthesizes and analyzes data.
  • Schedules, organizes and reports on status of research activities.
  • Plans and modifies research techniques, procedures, tests, equipment or software management.
  • Writes and edits materials for publication and presentation.
  • Meets with supervisor on regular basis to maintain ongoing communication regarding the quality of the assistant’s performance.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • Learn and apply trauma informed practices in all interactions with clients and volunteers.

Qualifications:

Education/Experience

Current enrolment in the undergraduate or graduate studies programs with experience in health-related studies.

Skills/Abilities

  • Subject knowledge and oral/written communication skills to discuss and document research progress.
  • Ability to work independently, accurately and to problem solves technical and methodological issues that arise during the course of the research.
  • Ability to apply sound research techniques, methodology and logical critical analysis.
  • Strong organization and interpersonal skills.

 

Start Date: April 23, 2019

End Date: August 31, 2019

Salary: $15/hour

Apply: Please send your resume to gity@vbia.ca