Job and Research opportunities

This page lists job and training opportunities in the Division of Cancer Epidemiology at McGill and or in other Institutions.

Research Associate / Project Coordinator (MSc Epidemiologist)

Calgary, Holy Cross Site Phase II - Alberta Health Services 

Details on how to apply for this opportunity.

 

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Post-Doctoral Fellow in Cancer Epidemiology

The Division of Cancer Epidemiology at McGill University in Montreal invites applications for a 2- or 3-year post-doctoral fellowship position in cancer epidemiology. The Division of Cancer Epidemiology is affiliated with the Departments of Oncology and Epidemiology & Biostatistics at McGill. It houses one of the most productive and recognized cervical cancer research programs worldwide.

The successful candidate will assist the Division’s research program on human papillomavirus infection and associated cancers, as a member of a multi-disciplinary and collaborative research team. The duties include (i) leading research projects, (ii) conducting statistical analyses of data from our portfolio of epidemiologic studies, (iii) writing manuscripts for publication, (iv) leading the preparation of grant proposals, (v) assisting with the mentoring of graduate students and other trainees.

Candidates should have a doctoral degree in epidemiology and/or biostatistics with experience in cancer research, or alternatively, an MD degree with appropriate training in oncology and a Master’s degree in epidemiology. Proficiency with advanced methods of statistical analysis of epidemiologic data (e.g., using Stata, SAS, R) is a required skill. Compensation includes a competitive scholarship with annual stipend increases above the rate of inflation and funding to attend national and international conferences.

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others who may contribute to further diversification. In accordance to immigration law requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference.

To apply for the position, candidates should send an unabridged CV and a list of references to Dr. Eduardo Franco, Professor and Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, McGill University, 5100 Maisonneuve Blvd West, Suite 720, Montreal, QC, Canada, H4A3T2 (eduardo.franco [at] mcgill.ca (Email); phone: 514-398-6032). Candidates whose applications fit the scope of this announcement will receive a reply.

 

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PhD Student in Cancer Epidemiology

The Division of Cancer Epidemiology at McGill University in Montreal invites applications for a PhD research position in cancer epidemiology starting in Fall 2019 or Winter 2020. This announcement is intended only to students already accepted and enrolled in the PhD degree program in epidemiology.

The position will be based at McGill’s Department of Oncology. The Division of Cancer Epidemiology is affiliated with the McGill Departments of Oncology and Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health. It houses one of the most productive and internationally-recognized cervical cancer research programs in North America.

The successful candidate will assist the Division’s research program on human papillomavirus infection and associated cancers, as a member of a multi-disciplinary and collaborative team of researchers.

The fellowship includes a stipend, resources for research, office space, and funding to attend national and international meetings to present research results.

To apply for the position, candidates should send an unabridged CV along with contact information of two references to Dr. Eduardo Franco, Professor and Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, McGill University, 5100 Maisonneuve Blvd West, Suite 720, Montreal, QC, Canada, H4A3T2

(eduardo.franco [at] mcgill.ca (Email); phone: 514-398-6032).