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Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor (Aboriginal Health)

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Aboriginal Health, to be held jointly at the Institute for Health and Social Policy (IHSP) and in the Department of Geography of McGill University. Full details on the position are available in English and French.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with all applications received within 60 days of this posting being fully considered. Candidate interviews are expected to begin in June 2015.

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Determinants of Life Satisfaction

The Institute for Health and Social Policy is now accepting applications for a one year postdoctoral fellowship to work under the supervision of Dr. Chris Barrington-Leigh on the Economics of Happiness, in other words, to understand the differences in self-reported life satisfaction as a measure of the human benefits of economic and social conditions, changes, and policies. The full posting is available here.

Internship and Fellowship Opportunities

The IHSP is accepting applications for all student programs. Over 30 awards available. See "Student Programs" for more details.

Student Opportunities

Several IHSP faculty members offer student assistantships and work opportunities through their research programmes.  For additional information, it is best to contact the professor directly.  Please note that this list of student assistanceships is not exhaustive, and more up-to-date information may be available through individual faculty websites listed on the IHSP faculty page.

Baumgartner Research Group at McGill University

(1) Professor Baumgartner is looking for independent, creative and motivated Masters and PhD students to work on several exciting research projects on environment and global health. She is open to advising students with various backgrounds who have an interest in environmental health, exposure science and/or epidemiology. Some positions will involve hands-on environmental measurements and some international field work.  Please visit the Baumgartner Research Group’s webpage for more information. 

Doctoral Fellowships

There are currently no doctoral fellowships available at the IHSP. Please check back often.