Knowledge Translation Research Assistant (full-time/part-time)

The Rick Hansen Institute (RHI) is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization that drives innovation in spinal cord injury (SCI) research and care. By facilitating an international network of researchers, healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, people with SCI and their supporters, we strive to improve the lives of people living with SCI in Canada and around the world. The Rick Hansen Institute is proudly accredited by Imagine Canada.


This 6-month full-time/ part-time contract is a great opportunity for a candidate pursuing a graduate degree in public health or health sciences, or a recent graduate with an interest in the field of Knowledge Translation. RHI provides a multi-disciplinary environment where autonomy, critical and creative thinking are encouraged. The values that drive our mission are teamwork, collaboration, innovation, integrity and trust and exceptional outcomes.

Reporting to the Director of Research and Best Practice Implementation (BPI) and working closely with the Knowledge Exchange Lead, the Knowledge Translation (KT) Research Assistant conducts reviews of published and grey literature and environmental scans of reports and various online materials to inform development of relevant materials, such as a stakeholder map and a care initiatives depository. The KT Research Assistant may also assist in planning for knowledge sharing activities.

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