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Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health

Computer Programmer - Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health

A research team led by Dr. Holly Tuokko is currently looking for a Computer Programmer. This position is grant-funded part-time and the Computer Programmer will be responsible for:

  • Development and designing of a user-friendly inter-face for program (application) to be used by clinicians based on supplied algorithms
  • Documentation of process and procedures
  • Liaising with research team members 

Furthur details are available in this job posting

The closing date is July 21, 2017, at 4:00 pm. The start date will be August 2017.

Schlegel Research Chair in Dementia, University of Waterloo

The School of Public Health and Health Systems in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo (UW) and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) seek an exceptional scholar for a tenure-track position in the field of Dementia, with a particular focus on applied research on new and transformational models of care. The initial appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

The successful candidate must have a terminal research degree (Ph.D, M.D. or equivalent) in their discipline, with research strengths and interests in advancing approaches to living well with dementia from provider, caregiver, client, and system perspectives.

Further details are available in the job posting.

The closing date for applications is September 1, 2017. The start date will be January 1, 2018 or as negotiated.

Posted on June 28, 2017

Clinical Data collection and Biospecimen Collection/Processing,  Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)

The UVic CLSA research team is currently looking for a Research Assistant/Medical Lab Assistant who, under immediate direction of the DCS Coordinator, will be responsible for biospecimen collection, labelling, and processing; proper disposal of all waste generated through daily activity (includes biological and reagent waste); reagent and inventory control; accurate data entry and record keeping and more.

Applicants must be qualified to work in a laboratory collecting, processing, and evaluating biospecimens; have phlebotomy training/certification; have pipetting experience and knowledge of accreditation requirements and Good Laboratory Practice.

Further details are available in the job posting.

The competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Posted on June 5, 2017.