Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is seeking expressions of interest for a research assistant to support an applied research project exploring Canadian paramedicine’s response to COVID-19. The project is housed at JIBC and conducted in partnership with BC Emergency Health Services, Emergency Medical Services, Alberta Health Services, University of Toronto, York Region Paramedic Services, Urgences-santé, and Emergency Health Services (NS).
Reporting to Dr. Ron Bowles, Dean, Office of Applied Research & Graduate Studies, the successful candidate will have experience in conducting literature reviews, qualitative data collection, document management, coding, and report writing. Other duties include supporting team communications, as well as providing administrative and logistical support to the project, as required
The ideal candidate will have completed a Master’s degree with research experience relevant to the project. A background in paramedicine is preferred. Bilingual – French and English – would be an asset.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Interested applicants should provide a cover letter outlining their interest, relevant background and experience, along with a current Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact information of three references. For further information or to submit an application, please contact:
Ron Bowles, PhD
Dean, Office of Applied Research & Graduate Studies
Justice Institute of British Columbia
Subject Line: Canadian Paramedic Response to COVID-19, Research Assistant