Website Trent University

Job Description:

This position works collaboratively with community agencies, faculty members and student researchers to further CBR at Trent University.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with community agencies and Trent university partners to identify community-based research project partners and research opportunities
  • Supports Trent staff/faculty in working with community partners to develop research proposals. Key criteria for research proposals include:
  • Meets demonstrated need for the community partner
  • Has pre-determined expectation with respect to researcher time/capability. Different projects may suit different research models (e.g. individual researcher, class team-based research, longitudinal study, etc.)
  • Meets for-credit academic standards of Trent University, including ethics requirements and applicable research methodology

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of three years’ full time experience working for the not-for-profit/NGO sector required. Additional experience working in the university environment preferred.
  • A demonstrated understanding of, and commitment to, community development and social change.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the needs and priorities of community organizations, charitable organizations, and other non-governmental organizations, and sensitivity to challenges experienced by these agencies.

Job Details:

Company: Trent University

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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