POSITION: STUDENT PART-TIME, 12 MONTH TERM (WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF EXTENSION)
REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR, RESEARCH & BEST PRACTICE IMPLEMENTATION
UNIT: TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH
The Rick Hansen Institute (RHI) is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization that drives innovation in spinal cord injury (SCI) research and care. By facilitating an international network of researchers, healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, people with SCI and their supporters, we strive to improve the lives of people living with SCI in Canada and around the world. The Rick Hansen Institute is proudly accredited by Imagine Canada.
This position presents a great learning opportunity for a student looking to build upon or expand their experience in the fields of computer science, engineering science, or statistics. RHI provides a multi-disciplinary environment where autonomy, critical and creative thinking are encouraged. The values that drive our mission are teamwork, collaboration, innovation, integrity and trust and exceptional outcomes.
Reporting to the Director, Research & Best Practice Evaluation, the Research Assistant will work closely with and take direction from the Senior Biostatistician on assigned projects. The Research Assistant will also work collaboratively with other RHI internal and external project team members and assist with the preparation of a technical report, possibly a manuscript for publication.
The Research Assistant is responsible for:
The ideal candidate will have:
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates can apply here by October 14, 2019. While we thank all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For more information on the Rick Hansen Institute, please visit our website at www.rickhanseninstitute.org.