Research Assistant

CIRA - Centre for Innovation & Research in Aging - Fredericton, NB (30+ days ago)

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The Centre for Innovation and Research in Aging (CIRA), is a leading New Brunswick research organization focusing on aging health and quality of life for senior populations. Located on the campus of York Care Centre, which houses New Brunswick’s largest long-term care facility, CIRA is partnered with innovators, research organizations, and academics from across Canada.

As a member of the research team, reporting to the Chief of Research Services, you will be responsible for providing assistance/support in the planning, preparation, and execution of all aspects of the research program. Such decisions must ensure that CIRA /York Care Centre remains a ‘Centre of Excellence in Aging’ by confirming that the research is, evidenced based and can be demonstrated as meeting the needs of our senior populations.

As the optimal candidate, you will have a Bachelor’s Degree in health science or a related field, demonstrated experience in the field of research, and proven knowledge of MS Office and statistical software. You will also possess strong analytical, organizational, and interpersonal, skills and the ability to multi-task and work independently. Valid driver’s license required as some travel is involved.

If you believe you have the necessary skills and are committed to working in a dynamic environment, please forward your resume to Shelley Kenny, Manager Human Resources.

Please include “Research Assistant” in the subject line of email.

Deadline for applications July 19, 2019

To find out more about CIRA, please visit our website

We thank all applicants for expressing interest, however, only those being considered for the role will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)


  • Fredericton, NB (Required)


  • English (Required)