Improving the quality of Ontario’s health care system is a critical goal at HQO. If you are committed to improving overall health system performance, this position offers an ideal opportunity to support this transformational mandate. HQO is the provincial advisor on quality, a catalyst for quality improvement, an independent source of information on health evidence and a trusted resource for monitoring the performance of the Province's publicly funded health system.

Health Quality Ontario

Toronto, Ontario

Health System Performance

Vice President, Health System Performance

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Reporting to the VP, Cancer Control, the Director provides program leadership for the project’s national coordinating centre and, working collaboratively with the project’s Senior Scientific Leader, provides input into the strategic leadership and general oversight of this key project.

The Director is a member of the Partnership’s Strategic Management Committee that includes the CEO, Vice Presidents and Directors, and will contribute to the organization’s strategic decision making to achieve its mandate in cancer control.

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Toronto, Ontario

Cancer Research

Director

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Reporting to the Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies, this position is responsible for enhancing and promoting the Lassonde School of Engineering (LSE) as a centre of excellence in research The incumbent serves as an advisor to the Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies and the Dean regarding: the overarching strategic direction for research; development, and implementation of research policy; identification and development of research partnerships with government, industry and community; coordination of major research initiatives; stimulation of nominations for awards; promotion of Faculty-research initiatives; and building research capacity within the faculty through communication, education, and training. Additionally, the incumbent serves as advisor to the Dean, Associate Dean and Department Chairs regarding the strategic direction of graduate studies within LSE: develops, implements and oversees the effective delivery of the graduate studies program.

York University

Toronto, Ontario

Research Partnerships Director

PhD preferred, 5+ experience in academic research

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The mission for the Vice President, Research and Innovation is to reduce system burden to support a more sustainable health system and yield high impact results across the Hospital’s three sites.

 

Priorities include Development of New Models of Care, Operational Modeling, Health Information Technology, Awareness Projects and Research and Integration of Health Practice with Curriculum. With a number of the research team already in place, you’ll have the opportunity to quickly plan and evolve Trillium’s research capacity and translate it into applied innovation on behalf of its patients.


We seek an outstanding senior research leader committed to system performance and innovation, you are also an exceptional relationship developer capable of inspiring teams, peers and stakeholders with your vision of possibilities. You won’t find an organization more open to the possibilities than Trillium Health Partners.

Trillium Health Partners

Toronto, Ontario

Health Research and Healthcare

Vice President, Research and Innovation

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The Vice President for Science at Compute Canada - Calcul Canada,  will develop a national strategy to promote and support the shared use of advanced computing to enables research and innovation for Canada.  

The role will report to the CEO and Research Advisory Committee, and advocate for research and innovation both within the organization and nationally. As an active researcher, you will have the opportunity to continue to be based out of your home university, but with frequent travel to meet with your colleagues at Compute Canada and others across the country.  

Compute Canada - Calcul Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia

Computer science

Vice President, Science

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The inaugural Leslie Diamond Chair in Cancer Survivorship will enhance the development, execution and translation of cancer survivorship research at regional, national and international levels. Focusing upon the phase of the cancer trajectory occurring after primary treatment, including the challenges of effective transitioning to palliative and end of life care, the new Chair will conduct research to address the needs of cancer survivors and their families in the context of health system innovation.

 

Simon Fraser University (SFU) and the British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA)

Vancouver, British Columbia

Cancer Research

Leslie Diamond Chair in Cancer Survivorship

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As the visionary leader of the Foundation, the President and Chief Executive Officer is responsible for developing and directing strategic and innovative programs which promote research excellence and generate benefits for the health and health care of British Columbians. Promoting collaboration among organizations and across multiple jurisdictions, the incumbent works with government, institutions and researchers to advance health research and address health and health system priorities.

Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Vancouver, British Columbia

President and CEO

Successful senior executives with a record of achievement in Health Research

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The Children’s Health Policy Centre (CHPC)-- an interdisciplinary research group in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University, downtown Vancouver campus -- is seeking a new Scientific Evaluation Director to manage a new $5 million initiative relating to the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP), a landmark targeted prevention program designed to improve the lives of vulnerable first-time mothers and their children

Simon Fraser University

Vancouver, British Columbia

Scientific Evaluation Director

Requirements: PhD, Experienced RCT Managers

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Applications are invited from emerging leaders in the area of Basin Dynamics, for a Tier II Canada Research Chair position at the University of Calgary. As part of the university’s strategic focus on Energy and Environment, the incumbent will join a world-class team of scholars in sedimentology, tectonics, petroleum geoscience, geochemistry and geophysics as well as research scientists at Natural Resources Canada (Geological Survey of Canada) who are involved in Arctic Basins research.

University of Calgary

Calgary, Alberta

Geoscience

Ph.D.

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The Planetary Exploration group is looking for two Post Doctoral fellows to work on various aspects of the Alpha-Particle X-ray Spectrometer (APXS). The APXS is an in-situ x-ray spectrometer for elemental analysis with a long history of successful deployments on Mars Pathfinder and the Mars Exploration Rover missions. An improved APXS will be launched on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) end of 2011.

Department of Physics, University of Guelph

Guelph, Ontario

Physics: Applied

Post Doc

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Applications are invited for a research-professor position at the rank of assistant professor (non tenure-track) in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science. The successful applicant will have a PhD in computer science, an outstanding research record, and expertise in the following areas: (1) formal methods, (2) complexity theory and algorithm design, (3) program transformation and code generation, (4) debugging and tracing, (5) fault-tolerance, and (6) runtime verification.

University of Waterloo

Waterloo, Ontario

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Ph.D.

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The Department of Civil Engineering, in collaboration with the Centre for Environmental Engineering Research and Education, in the Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary is seeking a world-class researcher to spearhead research programmes and to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in advanced wastewater treatment.

University of Calgary

Calgary, Alberta

Civil Engineering

M.Sc., Ph.D

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The Faculty of Social Sciences comprises nine departments, schools and institute, offering undergraduate, masters and doctoral programs in both English and French. With over 9,000 students, 260 full-time professors, and a wide array of programs and research centres, the Faculty of Social Sciences plays a key role at the heart of the University of Ottawa. Its graduate students are trained by excellent researchers and undertake cutting-edge research in the Faculty’s Master’s and Ph.D. programs.

University of Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario

Sociology and Anthropology

Ph.D., Post Doc

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A one year, full time Research Associate position is available in the Botany Department at the University of British Columbia. This position is to investigate the relationships between signaling, cell proliferation, and developmental regulation in Arabidopsis.

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia

Plant cell, Molecular Biology

Ph.D., Post Doc

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Two post-doctoral fellowships are available immediately for highly motivated and organized individuals to help design and coordinate a new multi-investigator interdisciplinary research program on oil sands management and environmental risk assessment.

University of Saskatchewan

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Hydrology, Hydrogeochemistry, Aquatic Toxicology, Risk Assessment Modeling

Ph.D., Post Doc

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Studentships available for excellent candidates interested in pursuing research in protein structure and function. The Training Program will (a) train students in key technologies and (b) provide a research environment where the student can apply these skills to important topics in scientific and health research.

Protein Function Discovery Research and Training Program

Kingston, Ontario

Proteomics and Protein Function

M.Sc, Ph.D., M.D., Post Doc

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We believe that future biopharmaceutical activity and faculty demand will be in the areas of common diseases, such as infectious diseases, atopy and autoimmunity. Due to the multifactorial character of these diseases, tomorrow's researchers are expected to work in multidisciplinary teams of scientists. Multidisciplinary approaches to scientific problems have long been advocated and successfully implemented by the McGill Centre for the Study of Host Resistance.

Strategic Training Centre in Infectious Diseases and Autoimmunity

Montreal, Quebec

Host Resistance

M.Sc, Ph.D., M.D., Post Doc, Clin. Sci

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Training the next generation of clinician-scientists and research Pathologists with transdisciplinary competence in histopathology, genomics, proteomics, molecular cytogenetics and advanced molecular micro-imaging techniques.

Foundation of Molecular Medicine

Toronto, Ontario

Molecular Oncologic Pathology.

Ph.D., M.D., Post Doc, Clin. Sci

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Allergy and Asthma: Molecular Regulation to Population Health. Research training opportunities in epidemiology, immunology, physiology, infectious disease, and clinical allergy research.

The National Training Program in Allergy and Asthma

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Allergy & Asthma Research.

M.Sc, Ph.D., M.D., Post Doc, Clin. Sci, Faculty & Chair

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In this leadership role, and with a commitment to innovative practices in teaching and research, you will develop and promote performance indicators which measure transformation in care. Reporting jointly to the Vice President, Medical and Academic Affairs and Vice President, Research at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, you’ll expand a provincial program that serves children and youth from across Ontario. Serve as an ambassador for Holland Bloorview in the development and implementation of evidence informed care and the development of collaborative research partnerships both internally and externally.

Holland Bloorview

Toronto, Ontario

Acquired Brain Injury

PHD, MD, Clinician Scientist

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Targeted at those working in the broad transdisciplinary themes of Reproduction and Complications of Pregnancy and Systems Development and Birth Defects. This Program blends together existing training programs in genetics, molecular biology, pediatrics, obstetrics & gynecology, epidemiology, and health services under one umbrella to offer a multi-disciplinary curriculum of courses and mentoring programs that stress transdisciplinary thinking and research opportunities.

CIHR Training Program in Genetics

Calgary, Alberta

Reproduction & Development and Birth Defects.

PHD, MD, Clinician Scientist

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As Holland Bloorview enters this new chapter of cutting-edge research, teaching and evidence- based care, the organization is seeking two driven leaders to advance the academic and applied research mandate.

A Ph.D. and/or M.D. with extensive research and administrative experience, you have led a thriving team in a major program of research in an academic hospital. Comfortable in the worlds of grants, intellectual property and hands-on research, you will add passion, energy and international impact to leading world class research in children’s rehabilitation.

Bloorview Research Institute

Toronto, Ontario

Research, Clinical Care, and Teaching

PHD, MD, Faculty Chair

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