Junior Assistant (Research Institute)

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Old Montreal, QUEBEC
Job Type: FullTime

Le Centre universitaire de santé McGill (CUSM) est un centre hospitalier universitaire intégré, reconnu à l’échelle internationale pour l’excellence de ses programmes cliniques, de sa recherche et de son enseignement. Le CUSM a pour objectif d’assurer aux patients des soins fondés sur les connaissances les plus avancées dans le domaine de la santé et de contribuer au progrès des connaissances.

Job Description

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is a world-renowned biomedical and hospital research centre. Located in Montreal, Quebec, the Institute is the research arm of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. The RI-MUHC is supported in part by the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Santé (FRQS).

Position summary
Determine a pattern of circulating tumor DNA and/or vesicles in the blood, vaginal fluid, and urine that could aid in the diagnosis, staging and monitoring of patients with cervical abnormalities.

General Duties
The research assistant will work full time with the principal investigator, co-investigators and other team members to:
• Screen patient eligibility criteria,
• Consent, collect and process samples and recording.

Education / Experience

Education: Bachelor's Degree

Work Experience: one year experience

Professional Membership: ☐ Yes ☒ No

Other Requirements:
• Excellent French and English, spoken and written,
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
• Ability to work independently or with teams with minimum supervision.

Additional information

Status: Temporary Full-Time (35-hour workweek)
Pay Scale: $18.29 to $25.00 per hour, commensurate with education & work experience
Work Shift: 8:30 to 4:30
Work Site: Glen


To learn more about our benefits, please visit http://rimuhc.ca/en/compensation-and-benefits


Equal Opportunity Employment Program

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity, diversity and inclusion within its community. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates who self-identify as members of racialized groups/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and 2SLGBTQIA+ persons. We also welcome candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may confidentially contact, [email protected]

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