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2017-08-19 2017-09-22 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 27441 Research Associate Pathology ... Job Summary A Research Associate (RA) position in the field of Bioinformatics -Environmental Microbiology is available immediately at the University of British Columbia Centre for Disease Control (UBC CDC)/Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. The incumbent will join an interdisciplinary team working to develop methods to detect and sequence avian influenza in environmental samples. This will assist in understanding transmission of avian influenza in commercial poultry and wild bird populations, a 2017-08-26 2017-09-25 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 26544 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Paediatrics ... Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Epigenetics and Asthma BC Children's Hospital Research Institute Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada Asthma is the most common chronic non-communicable disease. Asthma typically begins in childhood and lasts throughout life. The numbers are striking: asthma affects ~13% of children (~500,000 in Canada) and more than 3 million Canadians of all ages. This high prevalence, combined with significant asthm 2017-08-30 2017-09-29 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 27516 Postdoctoral Research Fellow-Infectious Diseases Paediatrics ... The UBC Department of Pediatrics invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join a multidisciplinary translational research program with specific goals to decipher the immune response to vaccination and infection in newborns. The successful candidate will have been awarded the Ph.D degree within the past five years or within 10 years of being awarded the MD or DDS degree. Expertise in the field of immune phenotyping (flow cytometry; multiplex (Luminex) assessment of soluble ma 2017-07-25 2017-10-01 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 27153 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Paediatrics ... The mission of the Cassie & Friends International Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology is to provide training to PhD researchers in the field of pediatric rheumatology and to support future investigative careers in the improved understanding of rheumatic diseases. The rheumatic disease family is a collection of multiple diseases that include the more commonly known juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), rarer conditions like vasculitis and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and the 2017-09-19 2017-10-29 Faculty (Fac Assn) 27686 Assistant or Associate Professor, tenure (track) Biomed Engineering, School of ... The School of Biomedical Engineering at The University of British Columbia invites applications for two positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, tenure or tenure track. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The School of Biomedical Engineering The UBC Faculties of Medicine and Applied Science have partnered to create the UBC School of Biomedical Engineering. The School of Biomedical Engineering will be a nucleus for education and tr 2017-09-15 2017-11-14 Faculty (Fac Assn) 27674 Asst Professor (tenure-track) Audiology & Speech Sciences ... The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure track in speech-language pathology (SLP). Preference will be given to applicants with research and/or teaching expertise in phonological and phonetic development and disorders (assessment and intervention); however, candidates with specialization in other areas of developmental communication disorders are encouraged to

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2017-09-14 2017-09-20 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27652 Assistant Manager, Faculty HR Fac Med Faculty Affairs ... This position is part of the Faculty HR team within Faculty Affairs that oversees all faculty recruitment, appointment, and tenure and promotion activities within the Faculty of Medicine. The position is responsible for general human resources administration for faculty members and is the primary contact for faculty recruitment, providing advice to senior administrative leaders including the Dean and Vice Dean, academic and staff administrators in Departments, Schools, Centres, as well as to in 2017-09-14 2017-09-20 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27646 Research Facilitator Paediatrics ... Our research within the Child Development Programme in the Early Human Experience Unit (EHEU) focuses on understanding the significant interactions between caregivers and infants on both behavioural and biological levels that contribute to infants benefiting from the challenges of early development. The Research Facilitator will assist with program implementation, data collection and analyses in the Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health research cluster. 2017-09-14 2017-09-20 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27661 Manager, Collaboration MedIT ... The Manager provides operational management and technical leadership for a suite of service offering within a single reporting unit. The Manager, Collaboration provides operational oversight across various AV/IT service offerings within the Faculty of Medicine provided in-house or from key partners including UBC IT, partner Universities and the six provincial Health Authorities. The Manager, Collaboration builds and maintains a technically-focused relationship with customers by gaining a dee 2017-09-14 2017-09-20 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27653 Manager, Faculty HR Fac Med Faculty Affairs ... This position is responsible for managing the HR function and administrative practices for all faculty members across the Faculty. He/she develops and implements standardized human resource practices, procedures and comprehensive systems having a significant impact within all Departments, Schools and Centres (approximately 30 units). Resolves many intricate and unusual faculty HR issues including appointment, tenure and promotion situations, and is responsible for the development and delivery of 2017-09-15 2017-09-21 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 27666 Administrative Support 3 (Gr6) Medicine Department ... The position provides administrative support for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Education Program in the Department of Medicine at the Vancouver General Hospital Site. The Undergraduate Year 3 and Year 4 Clerkship Program delivers medical training to approximately 400 UBC students during their 3rd to 4th year in the VFMP plus an additional 400 - 500 visiting students. The Internal Medicine Core Postgraduate Training Program is the largest centralized program in the Faculty of Medicine and 2017-09-15 2017-09-21 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 27665 Senior Program Assistant, MSc OEH Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... The Senior Program Assistant, MSc OEH, coordinates the Master of Science, Occupational & Environmental Hygiene (MSc OEH) graduate program in the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH). This position is responsible for coordinating a variety of complex tasks relating to the graduate program including co-op placements, marketing, admissions, awards, records, alumni and community relations. A thorough knowledge of UBC and School policies and procedures relating to graduate students is impera 2017-09-08 2017-09-21 Technicians & Research Assists 27157 Research Coordinator - Brain, Behaviour & Develop Child Family Health Initiative ... The incumbent will work directly with the Theme Manager and Theme Lead for the Brain, Behaviour and Development Theme at the BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, to support shared research infrastructure, which will include: research personnel admin; grant admin and facilitation; research infrastructure maintenance and management; the coordination of knowledge translation/outreach activities; research ethics and regulatory admin; and finance administration. 2017-09-15 2017-09-21 Technicians & Research Assists 27659 Research Asst/Tech 4 Physical Therapy ... The position is to assist in participant recruitment, data collection and data entry for two research studies: one of learning and exercise after stroke and the other of white matter imaging and cognition after stroke. The position is located in a Brain Behavior research laboratory in the Department of Physical Therapy. 2017-09-15 2017-09-21 Technicians & Research Assists 27663 Clinical Research Associate (CCBR) Paediatrics ... As a part of BC Children's Hospital Division of Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant (Hem/Onc/BMT) and the Child and Family Research Institute, the CCBR program supports around 100 active clinical research studies for children in British Columbia with cancer and blood disorders. These studies include, but are not limited to, research on active treatment, supportive care, and the long-term effects of cancer and blood disorders therapy. The CCBR has a number of research affiliations that in 2017-09-09 2017-09-24 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27574 Communications and Office Manager Medicine Department ... The Communications and Office Manager will be responsible for overall operations management of the Department of Medicine's Administration Office including responsibility for IT, space allocation, facility management, equipment and supply procurement, orientation, and health and safety matters. The position is also responsible for communication initiatives within the Department, ensuring appropriate communication between internal and external stakeholders and for raising the public profile of th 2017-09-19 2017-09-25 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27679 Education Coordinator Cont. Professional Development ... TThe University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine's Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) strives to meet the continuing education and professional learning needs of practicing physicians in BC and beyond. The UBC CPD Educational Coordinator is a key member of the UBC CPD education team. As such the incumbent contributes their creativity, project management and relationship building skills as well as their educational expertise to growing the education and innovation 2017-09-19 2017-09-25 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27683 Standardized Patient Trainer/Project Manager Medicine,Udrgrd Ed.(Dean'sOff) ... The Standardized Patient (SP) Trainer/Project Manager will be responsible for managing SP projects and training SPs for teaching and assessment projects carried out by the UBC SP Program. The purpose of the position is also to provide training support for the significant changes as they evolve for the renewed curriculum and impact the UBC SP Program, and SP Programs within the Island Medical Program, the Northern Medical Program and the Southern Medical Program. Much of this is unknown at this 2017-09-19 2017-09-25 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27698 Executive Coordinator to the Exec Vice Dean Fac Med Faculty Affairs ... This position is responsible for the coordination and completion of a variety of projects related to the efficient administration, organization and operation of the Executive Vice Dean, Medicine. The incumbent works with the Executive Vice Dean on a daily basis dealing with complex issues of this office. This position deals with highly confidential and sensitive material and matters, relating to faculty administration, government and health authorities. A high level of integrity is required i 2017-09-19 2017-09-25 Technicians & Research Assists 27691 Research Asst/Tech 1 Endocrinology & Metabolism Div ... The research assistant will be a member of the research team for the following study: Project Bhangra: Drawing on cultural traditions to build lifelong exercise habits among South Asian children ages 8-11 at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. This person will be responsible for assessments of study participants. Assessments include anthropometric measurements and assisting in physical fitness tests of around 200 elementary school children in four schools in Surrey and Delta. There will be t 2017-09-15 2017-09-28 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27671 Research Program Manager Paediatrics ... The Research Program Manager will provide strategic direction of the Michael Cuccione Childhood Cancer research program and Childhood and Cancer and Blood research Group at the BC Children's Hospital Research Institute in close collaboration with the program director, Kirk Schultz. He/she will be responsible for the overall planning, development, management, coordination, and communication for the multiple-project clinical research program and laboratory research program; facilitation and manage 2017-08-30 2017-09-29 Management&Professional (AAPS) 27531 HOPES HBU Research Nurse Emergency Medicine ... The Hyperbaric Unit HOPES (Hyperbaric Oxygen Post Established Stroke) Research Nurse participates in conducting the HOPES Study under the management and direction of the Medical Manager of the Hyperbaric Unit (HBU). The VGH Hyperbaric Unit is the only publicly funded, hospital based hyperbaric unit in the province of British Columbia. It provides hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) for a specific set of conditions approved by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) and MSP. The HBU provi 2017-09-14 2017-09-29 Technicians & Research Assists 27638 Research Asst/Tech 3 Psychiatry ... Reporting to Dr. Lucinda Kunkel and working collaboratively with other team members, the Research Assistant will provide a key role in undertaking work associated with a study titled "Perception of Coercion in Adolescent Inpatient Admission to Treat Anorexia Nervosa". This study aims to explore experiences and perceptions of coercion among youth formerly in inpatient treatment for Anorexia Nervosa at the BC Children's Hospital Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program. The aims of the stud 2017-09-15 2017-10-01 Technicians & Research Assists 27672 Health Promotion Research Assistant Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... Our research team focuses on health behaviours in children, and as well as developing and evaluating interventions aimed at decreasing childhood obesity. The Health Promotions Research Assistant's primary focus will be related to three main projects: - Project 1: aims to develop measures of parenting practices related to both physical activity and nutrition. - Project 2: aims to assess the factors that impact adolescents' health behaviours as they transition from elementary to secondary sch 2017-09-19 2017-10-05 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 27113 Research Admin Assistant Cntr for HealthEducatnSchlrshp ... The Research Administrative Assistant will provide administrative and operational support for research activities and projects within the Centre for Health Education Scholarship (CHES), as well as may provide additional support to faculty members engaged in educational scholarship across the Faculty of Medicine. CHES is a UBC Faculty of Medicine research and capacity building Centre that has a distributed network encompassing all teaching hospitals and regional campuses.