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Senior Researcher

ALB00245450 Requisition #
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  • Classification: Senior Researcher
  • Union: Exempt
  • Department: Diabetes Obesity Nutrition SCN
  • Primary Location: Alberta
  • Negotiable Location: Provincial
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 07-DEC-2021
  • Date Available: 03-JAN-2022
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Minimum Salary: $34.52
  • Maximum Salary: $59.20
  • Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
Required Qualifications:

At least 5 years progressive experience in health research and innovation related environments with research funding agencies and/or with research granting processes is an asset. Graduate level course work in research methodology would be an advantage. Equivalent education and/or experience may be considered. A Master’s Degree (PhD preferred) in a clinical or health related field. Demonstrated skill for developing research documents, including literature/scoping reviews and manuscript. Demonstrated successful experience generating research funds, including grant funding proposals and situational/ needs analyses. Comprehensive understanding of broader research community and able to integrate this knowledge into the AHS priority programs.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Knowledge of the AHS research environment is an asset. Established contacts/networks within the SCN content area(s) is an asset. Experience working independently in an organization of significant size, complexity and diversity is an asset. Experience developing frameworks, reports, and plans (business, work, strategic, action, evaluation and implementation plans). Demonstrated skill in data analysis and synthesis is an asset. Demonstrated ability to operationalize (e.g. secure appropriate ethics approval) and evaluate ongoing research is an asset. Experience facilitating, engaging, and mobilizing multisectoral stakeholders and establishing collaborative relationships. Experience presenting to a variety of stakeholder audiences (e.g., healthcare providers; health administrators; government; patients and public) is an asset. Experience chairing committees is an asset. Experience supervising students and research personnel is an asset. Capable of generating SCN research (as a collaborator, co-investigator, supervisor, mentor).

Preferred Qualifications:

As Required.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.

Hiring Requirements:

The following must be provided prior to your first day of work:

Security Screening: Satisfactory criminal record check and/or Vulnerable Sector Search. Additionally, all employees have an ongoing duty to disclose any charges or convictions that may occur during their employment with AHS.

COVID-19 Immunization: Proof of full immunization against COVID-19. Full immunization status is achieved when 14 days have passed after the second dose of a two-dose vaccine, or the first dose of a single-dose vaccine. See our Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.

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