CALL FOR APPLICATIONS — Research Assistant (Timothy Wideman, Ph.D.)
- Description of the research area:
Timothy Wideman, Ph.D. (CRIR Axis 1 and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University) conducts research on pain and pain-related disability. His research program focuses on better understanding and managing chronic musculoskeletal pain.
- Description of the position:
This full-time position will be focused on recruiting and testing research participants and includes the following responsibilities:
−recruiting study participants;
−testing participants at the Constance-Lethbridge Rehabilitation Centre as well as several clinical sites in the Montreal area;
−assist with administrative tasks.The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following qualities and skills:
−excellent organizational and time management skills;
−excellent inter-personal and communications skills;
−fluent in both French and English (comprehension, verbal/written expression);
−high level of flexibility and autonomy.Preference will be given to candidates with the following experience/credentials:
−experience working in a research laboratory with clinical populations.
−experience conducting physical examinations.
−access to a personal vehicle to travel to off-site clinical settings.
- Remuneration is between $16 and $26/hour and is commensurate with expertise. Applicants are required to have completed a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in a related field. The initial contract will be for a six-month period with the potential for renewal.
- Please email your curriculum vitae, copy of your unofficial transcript and a brief cover letter to [email protected]. Please include “Application for research assistant position” in the subject line.