Research Associate

University of Alberta

This place is part of the Affiliation of the Tutorial Workers of the College of Alberta (AASUA).

In accordance with the Belief/Analysis Tutorial Workers Settlement this place has an approximate appointment of 1 yr and gives a complete advantages package deal discovered at School & Workers Advantages and annual wage vary of $75,010 to $84,394.

Location – North Campus Edmonton. This position is hybrid with a mixture of distant and in particular person.

Working for the College of Alberta

The College of Alberta acknowledges that we’re situated 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 complement our vibrant neighborhood.

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

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

Working for the Division/School 

The School of Nursing is a world-renowned educational and influential voice in skilled nursing. We promote well being, fairness, and high quality of life by creating vibrant and supportive environments, advancing well being science, and growing nurse leaders. We lead extremely modern and conceptually inventive analysis with a excessive affect that engages communities all through the analysis course of


The analysis affiliate will work intently with the principal investigator (PI), have interaction in excessive stage analysis actions, and supply managerial management with the analysis research led by the principal investigator. This place is located inside a analysis program to advance cancer-related well being fairness with populations experiencing racial and socioeconomic inequities in most cancers. Shut collaboration with various stakeholders is important. Affected person-oriented analysis and well being fairness ideas inform the design, conduct, and analysis of research led by the PI.


1.Analysis Management and Engagement 

  • Underneath the supervision of the Principal Investigator, performs a lead position within the design of analysis research/procedures. 
  • Makes use of superior strategies, procedures or protocols to conduct analysis.  
  • Supplies analysis design for a challenge and/or program. 
  • Is concerned within the planning of future analysis.  

2. Coordination of Analysis Research 

  • Overseeing funded initiatives and administration of analysis initiatives 
  • Making certain compliance with institutional insurance policies and ethics protocols. 
  • Creating, coordinating, and submitting grant functions. 
  • Performs administrative/managerial duties along with analysis duties. 

3. Neighborhood Engagement 

  • Constructing relationships with the neighborhood inside and exterior to the college 
  • Liaising or negotiating with affected person and neighborhood companions. 

4. Mentoring and Supervision 

  • Construct and preserve relationships with all members of the analysis staff. 
  • Might information technical employees, college students and/or postdoctoral fellows within the analysis program.  

5. Information Dissemination

  • Summarizes, analyzes and organizes knowledge for publication.  
  • Might co-author or co-present analysis papers, displays and/or different publications. 

Minimal {Qualifications}

  • PhD in nursing or health-related self-discipline with a deal with most cancers or palliative care 
  • A minimal of two years of postdoctoral analysis coaching 
  • Expertise with the design and conduct of cancer-related well being fairness analysis with racialized populations  
  • Information of patient-oriented analysis  
  • A monitor report of analysis in palliative care 
  • Information and expertise with the conduct of qualitative analysis and community-based analysis. 
  • A monitor report of analysis grant and profitable publication writing  
  • Expertise with managerial management of analysis research 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational abilities 
  • Stable info know-how abilities: laptop proficiency, Microsoft workplace, Home windows environments, Google Suite©, REDCap©, Citrix, EndNote©, and different internet-based instruments. 
  • A excessive diploma of consolation working remotely and in a hybrid modality. 
  • When engaged on campus, all people will work in a strictly scent-free atmosphere. Workers members might be required to keep away from scented merchandise together with perfumes and another fragranced merchandise comparable to laundry detergents, softeners, and different private care merchandise.

Most well-liked {Qualifications} 

  • An curiosity in growing personal analysis program sooner or later 
  • Analysis expertise with underserved or underrepresented affected person populations with most cancers  
  • Lived expertise working with racialized populations  
  • Fluency in English, French, and African or Latin American languages

Notice: On-line functions are accepted till midnight Mountain Normal Time of the deadline.

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