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243-22 Research Associate (Global Health HSR Platform) - Repost

CancerCare Manitoba, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders.  We invite applications for the position of:


Research Associate (Global Health HSR Platform)

CancerCare Manitoba Research Institute – MacCharles Site


Temporary, Part-time (0.5 EFT)

Competition# 243-22-7640118544

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Health Services Research Platform Lead, the Research Associate is responsible for the creation of a global cancer health services research five-year plan. The plan will include 1) a comprehensive summary of the global cancer burden, 2) our research focus and research questions (e.g., HPV vaccination (prevention), oral cancer examinations (screening), access to surgery, systemic therapy, and radiotherapy (treatment), and/or patient quality of life (navigation), 3) critical in-country stakeholders and local cancer control partners, 4) funding sources, 5) concrete next steps, goals, and milestones. The Research Associate will then start to operationalize the first research project.





  • Graduate degree in health, social, or behavioural sciences or equivalent education and experience
  • Global health and population health background
  • Minimum 5-years of research experience
  • Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat applications
  • Experience developing research plans
  • Familiarity with administrative and clinical databases
  • Satisfactory employment record
  • Must be legally able to work in Canada


To be determined on the interview process:

  • Strong communication skills in English, both oral and written
  • Ability to work independently and able to follow detailed protocols with minimal supervision
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills



  • Experience working in a healthcare setting



  • Ability to speak French


Salary: Non-Union (compensation based on qualifications)


 This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.


CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment.  If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

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