Research assistant opportunities

Athabasca University researchers often hire research assistants to help further their academic research.

Researchers wanting to post a research assistant opportunity are invited to contact the Research Office for information on the process.

Duties

Duties of a research assistant may include:

  • conducting literature reviews
  • assisting with:
    • developing research methodologies and related research instruments
    • preparing and writing reports
    • writing grant proposals
  • collecting, organizing and recording data
  • computing statistics and data analysis
  • preparing materials for ethics review
  • recruiting research participants
  • conducting interviews under established protocols
  • monitoring project budgets
  • participating in research dissemination

More information


Assistantship postings

Check back frequently as new postings can be added at any time. New postings will appear at the top of the list below.

Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Alexa Ferdinands
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Marti Cleveland-Innes
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Eliana El Khoury
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Jolene Armstrong
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Jennifer Lynn Fournier
  • Faculty of Health Disciplines
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Tammy O'Rourke
  • Faculty of Health Disciplines
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Steven Johnson
  • Faculty of Health Disciplines
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Srijak Bhatnagar
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Srijak Bhatnagar
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Henry Tsang
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Ali Dewan
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Scott Ketcheson
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: May 2024

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Oscar Lin
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Maiga Chang
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Graf
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Graf
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Graf
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

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Research assistant

  • Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Graf
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Start date: As soon as possible

Assistantship

Updated June 27, 2024 by Digital & Web Operations (web_services@athabascau.ca)