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Faculty Position/Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the Area of Global Health
and Policy, Institute for Health and Social Policy - McGill University
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Positions available - Knowledge Transfer and Exchange -Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
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Faculty Position/Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the Area of Global
Health and Social Policy
Institute for Health and Social Policy - McGill University
The Institute for Health and Social Policy at McGill University has
an exceptional opportunity available for a faculty researcher
interested in having an impact on social policy and working to
improve the health of those in greatest need. The Institute was
created to conduct and support world class research into how social
conditions impact on health and to promote the translation of
research findings into policies and programs on national and global
scales that change the social conditions under which the worst off
We are inviting applications for an assistant or associate professor
to be based at the Institute and in the appropriate academic
department at the University. Successful candidates will be
nominated for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the area of global
health and social policy. In accordance with the terms of reference
for the Canada Research Chairs, the University seeks emerging
scholars (no more than ten years from the Ph.D. for Tier 2) with
outstanding promise, who have the potential to achieve international
recognition as leaders in their fields within five to ten years.
Further details on the Canada Research Chairs can be found at
Applicants should hold a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree in
population health, public policy, public health, epidemiology,
social medicine, or other related field. Candidates should have a
strong publishing track record in fields examining how social
conditions impact on health and expertise in addressing poverty,
gender inequalities, child policy, family policy, or labor policy
from a health perspective. A strong record of publications is an
essential part of a candidate's ability to compete successfully for
a CRC. Because of the strategic roles the faculty members will play
in the new Institute, as well as in their academic departments,
experience conducting empirical and comparative studies and
conducting directly policy relevant research is important.
Expertise on Latin America, Africa, and / or Asia as well as OECD
countries is strongly preferred.
To apply, please send a CV, 3 recent research articles, a statement
of research interests and contact information for three referees
to: (Electronic submission is encouraged).
Institute for Health and Social Policy
1130 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3
(Please put "Application for CRC Tier 2" in the subject heading.)
Review of applications will begin on November 15 and continue until
the position is filled.
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
The Canadian Health Services Research Foundation is looking to fill a number
of key positions in its knowledge transfer and exchange (KTE) unit. Staff members
in this unit are responsible for co-ordinating the foundation's activities in
three distinct areas: (1) disseminating relevant and needed research evidence to
those who need it; (2) operating programs to facilitate evidence-informed
decision-making; and (3) delivering innovative capacity development programs.
Interested candidates should send a letter outlining their relevant skills and
experience, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that this competition will remain open until a successful candidate is
found. Also, please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will
For more information, visit www.chsrf.ca/about/employ_e.php
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