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2017-05-26 2017-06-24 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 2017-05-29 2017-06-27 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 26560 Research Associate Neurology Division ... JOB/POSITION SUMMARY: This position is responsible for performing Multiple Sclerosis (MS) lesion identification on Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI) data from multi-center treatment trials in MS and academic projects with an MRI component. ORGANIZATIONAL STATUS: Collaborates with other research staff, and directors in the MS/MRI Research Group to effectively execute academic and clinical projects. Reports to the Director of Operations of the MS/MRI Research Group. WORK PERFORMED: -As 2017-06-01 2017-06-30 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 26565 Research Associate Orthopaedics ... CAREER OPPORTUNITY Research Associate, Division of Spine The Department of Orthopaedics, headed by Dr. Bas Masri, Professor and Head (www.orthopaedics.med.ubc.ca) and under the direct supervision of Dr. Brian Kwon, Canada Research Chair in Spinal Cord Injury, Professor, UBC Department of Orthopaedics, Associate Director, International Collaboration On Repair Discoveries(ICORD) and Director, Vancouver Spine Research Program seek applicants for a Research Associate. This is a one (1) year term, 2017-06-03 2017-07-03 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 26581 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Medical Genetics ... Postdoc position to study transcriptional regulation of stress responses and metabolism in C. elegans and cancer cells A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Taubert lab at the Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics in the Department of Medical Genetics at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Our lab uses genetic, genomic, molecular, and imaging methods in C. elegans, mice, and mammalian cell culture to delineate the transcriptional 2017-06-14 2017-07-14 Faculty (Non-Fac Assn) 26690 Research Associate Medical Genetics ... Job Summary In this position, the candidate's primary responsibility is to lead epigenetic and genetic studies using the Illumina array and sequencing platforms. The candidate will oversee and manage, multiple collaborative projects; generate high-quality DNA methylation and genetic data using the array technologies; perform quality and quantity assessment on generated data; communicate with collaborators on a regular basis regarding project progress and results. The successful applicant wil

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2017-06-16 2017-06-22 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26775 Receptionist/Administrative Assistant Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... The Receptionist/Administrative Assistant provides varied administrative support and is the first point of contact for staff, students, faculty, guests and deliveries in the reception area of the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH). This position will also provide general administrative support to the Senior Administrator and the Division Heads. 2017-06-01 2017-06-22 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26617 Statistician James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre ... This job will perform research statistical and bioinformatics analyses, participating in research projects revolving around the pathogenesis and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other lung diseases. Major responsibilities may include: analyzing large scale genetic and genomic data and their integration; consulting with researchers on study design, application of statistical methods, and interpretation of statistical results; evaluating statistical programs and packag 2017-05-25 2017-06-22 Technicians & Research Assists 26536 MRI scanner operator UBC MRI Research Centre ... The MRI scanner operator will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the pre-clinical 7Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging scanner, primarily in support of research users' experimental plans. This position reports to the Scientific Engineer of the UBC MRI Research Centre, 7T Site and also supports the work of the Associate Director. Any queries with regard to animal care are directed to the UBC Animal Care Committee. This person oversees and provides instruction to MSc, PhD and Under 2017-06-16 2017-06-22 Technicians & Research Assists 26779 Research Assistant Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... This appointment is part of a larger program of research at UBC Vancouver's School of Population and Public Health, which includes a number of studies that examine various aspects of youth sexual health inequities and young parenthood in both rural and urban communities in British Columbia. These studies are led by Dr. Jean Shoveller, PI. The Research Assistant will conduct systematic literature reviews and write academic journal articles regarding youth sexual health issues, design and mana 2017-06-09 2017-06-22 Technicians & Research Assists 26392 Research Assistant Neurology Division ... The Research Assistant/Tech. III works in collaboration with the Research Nurses, Coordinator's, Research Assistants and Secretary/Clerk (study team) to conduct clinical trials focused on supporting Multiple Sclerosis (MS) & Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) research, with responsibilities directly related to assisting the study team with planning, organizing and running clinical trials with a focus on laboratory responsibilities. The incumbent will be working in the MS Clinic and associated laborat 2017-06-17 2017-06-23 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26791 Research Coordinator OcuptnlScience&OcuptnlTherapy ... The Research Coordinator will facilitate the adoption of assistive technologies in clinical settings for children with autism. Dr. Tal Jarus of the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, and her team have initiated development of a novel therapeutic virtual-reality program for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and are involving a knowledge broker to support the linkage and exchange between researchers and stakeholders in the field. The incumbent will be responsi 2017-06-17 2017-06-23 Technicians & Research Assists 26582 Research Coordinator - Healthy Starts Child Family Health Initiative ... The incumbent will work directly with the Theme Lead and Theme Manager for the Healthy Starts Theme at the BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, to support shared research infrastructure, which will include: research personnel admin; finance administration; research infrastructure maintenance & management; grant admin and facilitation; research ethics and regulatory admin; and the coordination of knowledge translation/outreach activities. The incumbent will also provide direct support fo 2017-06-17 2017-06-23 Technicians & Research Assists 26767 Research Asst/Tech 2 Neurology Division ... The technician provides support for a research laboratory in the Division of Neurology. He or she coordinates the financial resources of the lab and prepares financial reports. Provides assistance and coordination of the grant writing and submission processes. Orders reagents/consumables used in the lab. Responsible for overseeing the coordination of logistics including travel arrangements for scientific activities in the lab. 2017-06-15 2017-06-25 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26161 Office Coordinator Fac Med Facilities ... This position is responsible for supply management and procurement of furniture, equipment and services for various Faculty of Medicine Departments located at multiple sites. This includes acting as the primary Faculty of Medicine contact for external suppliers and as a resource for UBC Supply Management. In partnership with BC's Health Authorities and other Universities, the Faculty of Medicine provides innovative educational and research programs in areas of health and life sciences through 2017-06-15 2017-06-25 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26666 Education Coordinator - UBC Learning Circle Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... In collaboration with the Associate Director, Education, of the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health (CEIH), the Education Coordinator will plan, design, develop, coordinate and implement the educational objectives, programs, and related administrative functions of the UBC Learning Circle videoconference/webinar program as well as other educational initiatives within CEIH. The UBC Learning Circle is an ongoing videoconference and webinar partnership between CEIH and the First Nations Healt 2017-06-20 2017-06-26 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26430 Theme Research Manager - Healthy Starts Child Family Health Initiative ... Incorporated in 1995, the BC Children's Hospital Research Institute (BCCHRI) is the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada, spanning a wide range of children's and women's health concerns. The BCCHRI conducts discovery, translational and clinical research to benefit the health of children and their families. The BCCHRI is supported by BC Children's Hospital Foundation and works in close partnership with BC Children's Hospital (BCCH), the Provincial Health Services Authority and 2017-06-20 2017-06-26 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26805 Clinical Research Coordinator Neurology Division ... Responsible for planning, organizing, implementing and coordinating the activities of local and national clinical research projects in the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) & Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) Clinic and collaborating national and international research sites. Works closely with the MS & NMO Clinical Trials Group and responds as required to the informational needs of potential subjects, health care workers, and the public regarding MS and NMO research. This position is situated in the Djavad 2017-06-15 2017-06-26 Technicians & Research Assists 26539 Research Asst/Tech 3 Biomedical Research Centre ... To work within the Biomedical Research Centre's Cytof facility. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the facility manager in the day to day running of the Cytof machine and performs complex technical tasks, including the preparation of samples for testing. This is a 6 month term position with possible extension. 2017-06-20 2017-06-26 Technicians & Research Assists 26684 Research Asst/Tech 2 Pathology ... Responsible for mouse colony management, and provides technical support for ongoing research projects. Assists with in vivo and in vitro experiments related to research in cancer, hematopoiesis, and leukemia. Performs general lab duties as required. 2017-06-20 2017-06-26 Technicians & Research Assists 26393 Research Asst/Tech 2 Hematology Division ... The Leukemia and Bone Marrrow Transplant Program of BC will be conducting a randomized clinical trial of effect of exercise on patients who have undergone Allogenic Stem Cell Transplant. The team is looking for a research assistant to assist with the project. Successful candidate will be working directly with study participants to engage in the supervised exercise session and functional assessment. The candidate will be working closely with the research coordinator and the Physical Therapist to 2017-06-07 2017-06-27 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26394 C.A.R.T & Clinician Scholar Program Assistant Family Practice ... The Program Assistant is responsible for providing support in the planning, development, administration and evaluation to the Director of the Clinician Scholar Program and non-residency Research Training Program Development, in the Department of Family Practice. The position is also responsible for providing routine administrative and financial support to research projects of the Contraception and Abortion Research Team (CART), at the research offices located within the Women's Health Researc 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26818 Clinic Receptionist (Gr2) Respiratory Medicine Division ... The clinical office assistant provides vacation and sick leave coverage for 2 full-time and one part-time clinic receptionist. WORKING CONDITIONS: The office assistant will work in a clinical office, with computerized equipment. There is a natural light source and overhead lighting. 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26812 Program Assistant OcuptnlScience&OcuptnlTherapy ... The Program Assistant provides administrative support to the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Program. The incumbent is also responsible for administrative and frontline support for the Department and all matters concerning fieldwork placements. 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26813 Assistant Finance Manager James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre ... To prepare and manage budgets totaling approximately $3 Million dollars and other financial matters related to the iCAPTURE Centre. The departments included in this portfolio are: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medicine and Pharmacology. The research centers and other units included in this portfolio are: Pulmonary Research Laboratory, Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, and the Vancouver Vascular Biology Research Centre, which combined form the McDonald Research Laboratory / iCAPTURE Cent 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26811 Clinical Trials Unit Manager Paediatrics ... To oversee clinical trials unit operations and ensure the highest ethical and regulatory standards are followed while conducting clinical trials at BC Children's Hospital. This position is the functional interface between the Director/Principal Investigators in the Division of Oncology/Hematology/BMT and the Clinical Trials Unit (CTU). This position will be the providing vision and will be responsible for developing and strategically planning programs from conception to completion as well as 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26810 Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Manager Paediatrics ... To manage, maintain and coordinate state-of-the-art patient care within the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at BC Children's Hospital. The Blood and Marrow Transplant Manager facilitates the clinical, educational, and research aspects of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. Collaborates in ongoing strategic planning and development of program with the medical director, nurse manager, and the outpatient oncology/hematology/transplant program in regards to design and functionality of the 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26817 Administrative Manager Hematology Division ... Position Function: This position is responsible for the management of the organizational, operational and administrative activities of the Division of Hematology. Complexities: This position requires a broad and extensive knowledge of university policies and the operations of the academic Hematology program at VCH (Vancouver Coastal Health). This position reports to the Head of the UBC Division and Postgraduate Medical Education Program Director and has a primary working relationship with 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Technicians & Research Assists 26783 Research Asst/Tech 3 Paediatrics ... To participate in an exciting research program to investigate the role of abnormalities in the immune system and how these abnormalities contribute to a range of important diseases of childhood. The lab is a dynamic, collegial environment dedicated to enhancing the health of children. Cellular and molecular immunology methods will be used including: tissue culture, flow cytometry, ELISA, as well as techniques to examine DNA, RNA and protein. The individual should be self-motivated and sho 2017-06-21 2017-06-27 Technicians & Research Assists 26815 Occupational Hygienist Popultn&PublicHealth,Schoolof ... The Occupational Hygienist will work on a UBC research project concerning occupational silica exposure and risk reduction. The incumbent will primarily be responsible for exposure assessment to support a statistical model to estimate the level of respirable crystalline silica exposures. The incumbent will spend a large proportion of time in the field, using both standard and emerging occupational hygiene methods to collect personal respirable crystalline silica measurements at construction wo 2017-06-22 2017-06-28 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26829 EA, Executive Team Support Fac Med Faculty Affairs ... Responsible for providing confidential, administrative and project support to the Executives in the Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine. 2017-06-22 2017-06-28 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26828 Sr Program Asst-Gen (Gr8) OcuptnlScience&OcuptnlTherapy ... Provides curriculum support for the Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy. 2017-06-22 2017-06-28 CUPE 2950 (Cler/Secr/Library) 26827 Administrative Assistant, Postgraduate Program Family Practice ... The Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing complex and confidential administrative and secretarial support for the Program Director of the Family Practice Postgraduate Program, and maintaining general office efficiency for their administrative, educational, and academic activities. Key responsibilities include managing and prioritizing communication; liaising with 16 distributed training sites located across the province of B.C., Postgraduate Deans Office, Department offices and 2017-06-22 2017-06-28 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26824 Senior Assessment Coordinator Medicine,Udrgrd Ed.(Dean'sOff) ... The incumbent will liaise with course faculty and program staff at all sites in the distributed MD Undergraduate Program (MDUP) to support the development and implementation of student assessments in addition to the grading, analysis and reporting of student assessments. He/she will assist in the development and implementation of new methods of assessment and assessment tools. The incumbent will be responsible for the precise processing and timely reporting of the results of the assessments. He/ 2017-06-15 2017-06-28 Technicians & Research Assists 26350 Data Analyst Neurology Division ... Under general direction, the position is responsible for the performance of data programming and analyses related to varied biostatistical / epidemiological research. The office is on the third floor at the UBC Centre for Brain Health. There are no known hazards. 2017-06-22 2017-06-28 Technicians & Research Assists 26831 Research Asst/Tech 1 Ophthalmology ... To assist with psychophysical and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) experiments on vision and hearing in children at BC's Children's Hospital. To assist with patient scheduling and computer data entry. 2017-06-20 2017-07-03 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26329 Human Resources Coordinator Child Family Health Initiative ... The BC Children's Hospital Research Institute (BCCHRI) is located at the BC Children's Hospital. The research community based at the BCCHRI is comprised mostly of UBC faculty, staff, and students. This position is responsible for assisting in the human resource administration and daily operations of the BCCHRI's research community. This involves liaising with the various UBC departments to coordinate the onboarding/offboarding needs of over 1,200 employees and affiliates including faculty, 2017-06-15 2017-07-03 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26755 Research Coordinator Level 1 Vaccine Evaluation Centre ... This is position is for project coordination at the Vaccine Evaluation Center. Individuals at this level have proven their abilities at the nurse field level and have experience in coordination tasks. Must show a demonstrated ability to do the typical duties described in the Work Performed section. 2017-06-20 2017-07-03 Management&Professional (AAPS) 26557 Research Coordinator Hematology Division ... The Division of Hematology at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, is seeking a Research Coordinator for the Hematology Research Program (HRP). This program conducts phase I, II and III clinical trials, registries and other clinical research in patients with a variety of benign and malignant hematologic disorders. This position coordinates all aspects of research studies to ensure timely and efficient completion of study-related tasks in a professional and ethical manner. 2017-06-20 2017-07-03 Technicians & Research Assists 26709 Research Assistant Fac Med Faculty Affairs ... The Health Professions, including the clinical programs of Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Midwifery, Speech Language Pathology, Audiology, Genetic Counselling and Medical Lab Sciences, are an important component to the Faculty of Medicine at UBC. The clinical faculty members who support these programs are an integral part of educational programming. As such, it is important for us to consider and explore opportunities of recognition for the contributions our clinical faculty make to our 2017-06-14 2017-07-12 Technicians & Research Assists 26253 Autonomic Discovery Science Lab Supervisor ICORD ... Overseess the day-to-day operations of a basic science laboratory. Assists with moderately complex research activities.