A Research Assistant is needed to assist with a series of projects examining the impact of loneliness on socially vulnerable older adults. The candidate will assist in reviewing and synthesizing literature, analyzing data, and contributing to dissemination of research (e.g., reports, presentations, infographics, webinars)
Masters or PhD preferred, Field of study is health science, public health, epidemiology, social sciences, or related field
Email & Apps Bear Tracks eClass Find a Person Maps Library ONEcard Search University Of Alberta Careers Main Menu Careers Home Frequently Asked Questions Careers > Nursing > Admin, Financial, Research > S100351110 Research Assistant NU Nursing Competition No. - S100351110 Posting Date - May 16, 2023 Closing Date - Jun 05, 2023 Hourly Rate - $21.76 - $28.95 Grade - 05 Hours - 7 This competition is restricted to internal applicants of the University of Alberta. Please indicate your internal status using the "Advertisement" drop down menu when applying. This position is a part of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA). This position has an end date of 12 months from the date of hire. Location This role is hybrid with a mix of remote and in-person. Work will primarily take place at Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA). Working for the University of Alberta The University of Alberta acknowledges that we are located 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 enrich our vibrant community. The University of Alberta is teeming with change makers, community builders, and world shapers who lead with purpose each and every day. We are home to more than 40,000 students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate programs, over 13,000 faculty and staff, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade. Your work will have a meaningful influence on a fascinating cross section of people—from our students and stakeholders, to our renowned researchers and innovators who are quite literally curing diseases, making discoveries and generating solutions that make the world healthier, safer, stronger, and more just. Position A Research Assistant is needed to assist with a series of projects examining the impact of loneliness on socially vulnerable older adults. The candidate will assist in reviewing and synthesizing literature, analyzing data, and contributing to dissemination of research (e.g., reports, presentations, infographics, webinars) Duties Assist in the search and synthesis of relevant literature Prepare data collection forms and consent forms Assist in the collection and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data (surveys, focus groups, interviews) Assist in the preparation of posters, presentations, and reports for various academic and non-academic audiences Minimum Qualifications Post-secondary bachelor degree Experience performing searches on academic databases to support project activities, experience with literature synthesis Proficient in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint) Proficient in reference management software (i.e., Endnote, Zotero, Mendeley) Excellent organizational and critical thinking skills Preferred Qualifications Masters or PhD preferred Field of study is health science, public health, epidemiology, social sciences, or related field Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) How to Apply Apply Online Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.
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