The Ward of the 21st Century in the Cumming School of Medicine invites applications for two (2) Research Assistant(s). This Full-time Fixed Term position is for approximately 6 months (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.
The W21C is a research and innovation initiative within the O’Brien Institute for Public Health at the University of Calgary. W21C’s collaborative space and diverse team supports and enables health researchers to bring new ideas, prototypes, or health care innovations into the health care environment. One of W21C’s primary goals is to attract and support multidisciplinary researchers, clinicians, industry partners, and patients and their families to collaborate on innovative approaches to improve patient safety and quality of care using state-of-the-art health services and research infrastructure.
The W21C Research Assistant reports to the Program Manager, W21C and will receive direction from the Lead Investigator(s) of the project(s) they are assigned to. The Research Assistant will be responsible for supporting project specific and general W21C activities.