New Job Opportunity – Knowledge Mobilization (KM) Coordinator, Knowledge Impact in Society Grant, York University

YORK UNIVERSITY Job Type: Contract Location: Toronto, ON, CANADA; Industry: Education Company URL: http://www.yorku.ca JOB TITLE: Knowledge Mobilization (KM) Coordinator, Knowledge Impact in Society Grant, York University TYPE OF POSITION: Contract – 9 months (with possibility of extension) HOURS: Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week. SALARY RANGE: $50,000 – $53,000 per annum CLOSING DATE …

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Knowledge Exchange Specialist – Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (OAHPP)

See link below for this new opportunity from Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (OAHPP) http://careers2.hiredesk.net/viewjobs/JobDetail.asp?Comp=OAHPP&sPERS_ID=&TP_ID=1&JB_ID=&PROJ_ID={9C226516-EE85-4ADB-B0F4-AC7CAC3159EF}&LAN=en-US&BackUrl=ViewJobs/Default.asp From the position description: The Knowledge Exchange Specialist contributes to the development and execution of OAHPPs knowledge-exchange strategy within the broader local, provincial, national, and international scientific communities. Acting as a knowledge broker between external groups and OAHPP …

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Knowledge Exchange in Public Health Conference 11-12 April 2011

Welcome – conference aim and theme

The FUSE Knowledge Exchange Group are delighted to announce the 2011 Knowledge Exchange in Public Health Conference. The conference will be held at the Ramside Hall Hotel, a country hotel situated in extensive grounds, located off the A1 close to the historic city of Durham which enjoys World Heritage status.

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Special Workshop on Knowledge Translation and Brokering: October 20, 2010

Mark your calendars for an exciting learning and networking opportunity in Montréal on October 20th!

Special Workshop on Knowledge Translation and Brokering
Hyatt Regency Montréal, Québec

http://www.ec.gc.ca/scitech/default.asp?lang=En&n=8B093953-1

A knowledge exchange and networking event organized by Environment Canada’s Science and Technology Liaison, ResearchImpact, the Canadian Water Network, and other collaborators, under the auspices of the Canadian Science Policy Conference.

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Etienne Wenger & Communities of Practice

Wenger started the thnking on communities of practice in later 1990s.  He is now hosting some CoPs and our community based research colleagues at U Brighton are attending and blogging about it.  You can follow them at: http://cuppcop.ning.com/profiles/blogs/communities-of-practice-cops?xgs=1 If this isn’t a public blog you can sign up for a profile on the Cupp ning …

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How delicious are your bookmarks?

Access to knowledge mobilization resources using delicious bookmarks.  Brought to you by ResearchImpact, Canada’s knowledge mobilization network. York’s knowledge mobilization (KMb) Unit surveyed our on line users to fund what services they wanted from ResearchImpact.   Our on line community expressed interest in KMb (or KTE, KT, K-whatever…we’re sticking with KMb, Melanie) resources.   We don’t presume …

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Position Posting: Knowledge Transfer and Partnerships Officer (Mt. Allison U)

Position Summary: The Knowledge Transfer and Partnerships Officer will work closely with the Director of Research Services and to support and sustain a vibrant research culture at Mount Allison. The Officer’s role will be a facilitative one, providing advice on research funding opportunities, linking industry and researchers on projects, advising on commercialization opportunities, and leading …

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