Schedule Monday to Friday, 7 hours per day, 35 hours per week
Education Level Completed or currently enrolled in a post secondary program
Career Level Level 2
Hourly Rate $16-$18 per hour
Job Posting for Temporary, Casual or Interim Position
Research Assistant II
Department, Unit or Project Description:
A Research Assistant is required to provide research support to the McMaster Paediatric Eye Research Group located at McMaster Children’s Hospital.
Provide support to research projects including the collection of data and basic data analysis. Work is performed under general direction and guidance.
Work with the Research Coordinator and/or Principle Investigator to gather and compile data.
Assist in the documentation of research protocols.
Apply established research methodology to ensure all research material is handled in accordance with established protocols, policies and procedures.
Record and maintain accurate records.
Conduct literature searches to support research project.
Seek guidance and direction from Research Staff or Manager.
Education: Completed or currently enrolled in a relevant post-secondary program.
Experience: Prior experience in a research environment or related coursework.
How To Apply
To apply for this job, please submit your application online.
Employment Equity Statement
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The diversity of our workforce is at the core of our innovation and creativity and strengthens our research and teaching excellence. In keeping with its Statement on Building an Inclusive Community with a Shared Purpose, McMaster University strives to embody the values of respect, collaboration and diversity, and has a strong commitment to employment equity.
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