Deadline March 29, 2018
The Knowledge Translation (KT) Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital is currently looking for Research Coordinator 1 to join the dynamic and growing team. The primary role of the Research Coordinator is to support dissemination activities on knowledge translation projects. Currently we are seeking an individual to take on a full time (1.0 FTE) two-year contract to support the Team of Implementation, Evaluation and Sustainability (TIES) within the Knowledge Translation Program. We are seeking an individual with experience in supporting the dissemination of research and KT tools. Examples of the kind of work include developing and implementing strategies to disseminate and increase the uptake of guidelines, building strong supportive relationships amongst diverse stakeholders, creating tools for different end-user groups, evaluating implementation projects, and raising awareness of opportunities and support offered by TIES. The position requires working with a large number of stakeholder groups; therefore excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. This position will offer the successful applicant a challenging and rewarding environment. Skills in plain language writing is a major asset.