Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine

University of Alberta

This place affords a advantages bundle discovered at Postdoctoral Fellows Advantages .

Location – Work primarily takes place at North Campus, Edmonton. Hybrid distant and in-office work, and alternatives to journey all through Alberta for conferences, associate engagement, and knowledge assortment.

Working for the College of Alberta

The College of Alberta acknowledges that we’re positioned on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to counterpoint our vibrant neighborhood.

The College of Alberta is teeming with change makers, neighborhood builders, and world shapers who lead with function every day. We’re residence to greater than 40,000 college students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate applications, over 13,000 college and workers, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been acknowledged as considered one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work could have a significant affect on a captivating cross part of individuals—from our college students and stakeholders, to our famend researchers and innovators who’re fairly actually curing ailments, making discoveries and producing options that make the world more healthy, safer, stronger, and extra simply.

Working for the Division/College

The mission of the Division of Emergency Drugs is to optimize and advance the availability of emergency medical care via excellence in schooling, analysis, and neighborhood service.

The Division affords coaching for Emergency Drugs trainees via the Royal School of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada accredited program (5 years) and the School of Household Physicians of Canada (1 further 12 months of coaching after completion of a Household Drugs residency). Medical expertise is obtainable to medical college students and residents from different coaching applications throughout their obligatory emergency drugs rotations.

The Division’s analysis teams are closely concerned in evidence-based drugs and have produced high-quality evidence-based analysis for over 20 years. Data synthesis and translation actions have offered a platform from which to alternate useful data that has been used to enhance the standard of care delivered to sufferers within the ED in Alberta, nationally, and internationally.

Place Abstract

The Fairness in Emergency Care (EEC) Analysis Program led by Dr. Patrick McLane, Adjunct Affiliate Professor on the College of Alberta and Assistant Scientific Director of the Emergency SCN, Alberta Well being Companies is at the moment accepting purposes for a postdoctoral place. Dr. Invoice Sevcik will present departmental assist associated to human assets.

The EEC analysis program accommodates a portfolio of competitively funded provincial initiatives using combined strategies to look at inequity in well being care and well being care entry. The Postdoctoral Fellow will likely be supporting analysis producing methods degree interventions in emergency departments throughout the province to cut back anti-Indigenous racism and promote equity-oriented care.

The profitable candidate will perform as a junior investigator, taking part totally in analysis and associated scholarly actions. This place will obtain ample alternatives to be concerned in all features of vital analysis initiatives, to co-author scientific publications, and for coaching on the way to write and submit massive grant purposes to nationwide funding organizations, together with the Canadian Institutes of Well being Analysis. The Postdoctoral Fellow will spend 30% of their time on their very own skilled actions, and 70% of their time contributing to EEC program work.


  • Execute analysis actions together with the design and implementation of initiatives
  • Develop analysis strategies and aims and conduct actions associated to equity-oriented emergency care analysis initiatives
  • Contribute to and/or lead the preparation and submission of grant proposals and purposes
  • Be certain that deliverables for every analysis mission are recognized, and the timeline is adhered to accordingly
  • Conduct observational, interview, and survey knowledge assortment
  • Conduct coverage and program overview
  • Leads the choice and validation of quantitative measures
  • Contribute to writing peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts
  • Interpret and current technical data relating to analysis methods and outcomes for related stakeholders (neighborhood, authorities, funders, and so on.)
  • Work intently and cooperatively with mission workers
  • Seek the advice of with principal investigators, co-principal investigators, mission companions, neighborhood companions, and workers
  • Contribute to analysis research protocols, and the upkeep of working insurance policies and procedures, guaranteeing that every one are compliant with College pointers and insurance policies, TCPS2, and analysis agreements with mission companions
  • Put together analysis ethics board purposes and amendments as required.
  • Adjust to First Nations Possession, Management, Entry to, and Possession of information rules (OCAP®) the place relevant
  • Contribute to the dissemination of analysis actions to affiliated communities
  • Presents analysis leads to workforce conferences, at seminars, scientific conferences and/or associated settings
  • Mentors analysis workers and graduate trainees

Minimal {Qualifications}

  • PhD in Indigenous research, sociology, public well being, neighborhood well being, political science, girls’s research, or different related discipline
  • PhD accomplished inside 0-5 years
  • Glorious written and oral communication expertise in English
  • Expertise working with Indigenous organizations or community-based organizations
  • Data of Indigenous analysis strategies, important principle, anti-racism principle, institutional ethnography, and/or postcolonial principle
  • Quantitative strategies coaching and expertise conducting quantitative evaluation
  • Robust knowledge administration expertise
  • Glorious interpersonal expertise and sensitivity, in an effort to work ethically with neighborhood companions, co-principal investigators and inner and exterior workforce members
  • A starting report of publications (prior peer-reviewed publications)
  • A analysis proposal improvement plan for provincial and nationwide funding competitions for postdoctoral awards
  • Robust analytical, important pondering, and group
  • Legitimate driver’s license

Most well-liked {Qualifications}

  • Data of Indigenous cultural protocols is an asset
  • Expertise in community-based participatory and intervention analysis will likely be an asset
  • Expertise using ethnography, participant statement or different observational analysis strategies most well-liked

Find out how to Apply

Click on on the “Apply On-line” button and submit the next:

  • Cowl Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • References

Precedence will likely be given to Indigenous candidates, outlined underneath Part 35(2) of the Structure Act, 1982 which defines Aboriginal peoples as Indian, Inuit, and Métis.

On the College of Alberta, we’re dedicated to creating an inclusive and accessible hiring course of for all candidates. Should you require lodging to take part within the interview course of, please tell us on the time of reserving your interview and we’ll make each effort to accommodate your wants.

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