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Job: Research Associate/Project Manager

Waterloo, Ontario
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Primary Purpose: The Research Associate will participate in the planning and implementation of a province-wide knowledge translation initiative, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) and Osteoporosis Canada.  The individual will be hired on a two-year contract.
Position Requirements


  • Master’s or PhD in health research or related degree
  • The position could be considered as a postdoctoral fellowship for someone interested in knowledge translation.
  • Proficient in qualitative research, with capabilities in quantitative research and mixed methods.
  • Proficient with Microsoft office (including Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point). Experience with SPSS or SAS quantitative software will be considered an asset.


  • Applicants should have previous experience leading large-scale projects.  
  • Evidence of strong communication skills and professional interpersonal skills is required.
  • Skills in project management, knowledge translation and report writing will be an asset.
  • Some travel will be required within Ontario.

Submission deadline: ASAP

Lora Giangregorio, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology
University of Waterloo
200 University Ave W.
Waterloo, ON N1H 8K4
519 888 4567 x 36357
[email protected]