A Research Associate position is available with the Alliance for Canadian Health Outcomes Research in Diabetes (ACHORD) Group in the School of Public Health. ACHORD is an emerging team in diabetes and chronic disease research, in Canada and internationally, of which Dr. Dean Eurich is an investigator.
Working under the direction of Dr. Dean Eurich with the Alliance for Canadian Health Outcomes Research in Diabetes (ACHORD) Team, the responsibilities of the Research Associate will include, but are not limited to:
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a health-related discipline and will have completed 1-2 years of post-doctoral studies. Preference will be given to candidates with research experience in chronic disease management. The successful candidate will have demonstrated leadership within a team setting/environment (supervision of students,research assistants and project coordinators).
This position is in accordance with the Trust/Research Academic Staff agreement, has an expected end date of June 30, 2019 with the possibility of renewal, offers a comprehensive benefits package found at www.hrs.ualberta.ca and annual salary ranging from $57,350 to $78,866.
Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a letter describing their interest in the position and contact information for three references.
Applications will start to be reviewed on March 2, 2017; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.
Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.