Reporting to the Principal Investigator, the Research Associate and Community Developer will work with a multidisciplinary group of researchers at Queen’s University, McMaster University and Western University, community partners including Oasis Seniors Supportive Living and seniors living in the community. This position will involve working directly with seniors to develop seniors programming in their community and to facilitate participation in research. This includes engaging seniors in their apartment building, hosting information sessions, developing and disseminating newsletters, working with seniors to develop programming to support aging in place, liaising with seniors community services and primary care providers, recruitment of subjects for qualitative interviews and quantitative data collection, and possible travel to Belleville, Hamilton or London. The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in data collection including conducting interviews and focus groups, administering questionnaires and collecting physical function data. The incumbent will also be responsible for assisting in qualitative and quantitative data analysis, liaising/collaboration with other site RAs/community developers, collaborating with on-site Oasis coordinators and supporting the delivery of Oasis programming to seniors.
Deadline to apply: January 9, 2023
OASIS SENIOR SUPPORTIVE LIVING INC. (Program Website)