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Research Assistant, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto

6 month contract, part-time, flexible hours

Working under the direction of the Project Coordinator, the incumbent
will be involved in a Medication Management service research study
delivered to seniors in a supportive housing program located in the
Region of Peel.


  • Coding and entering data
  • Performing qualitative and quantitative data analysis and managing databases
  • Preparing and/or writing reports
  • Performing literature and database searches
  • Administrative duties pertaining to the research, such as,
    ensuring study records are maintained, securely stored, and backed up
  • Assisting project coordinator as needed


  • University degree with a background in research methodology
    and/or statistics or equivalent combination of education and
    experience. Education or experience in gerontology, health care, and/or
    social sciences is an asset.
  • Proficient use of SPSS and Excel
  • Demonstrated ability to perform statistical analysis
  • Strong computer skills
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Sound judgment; proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Ability to work within and adjust to shifting timelines

Salary: Dependent on experience.

Please submit Résumé and Cover Letter to
Darlene Mili
Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
19 Russell Street
Toronto, Ontario  M5S 2S2
Fax: (416) 978-1833