Research Officer [JKC-248]

Research Officer [JKC-248]

19 Nov
University of Toronto.

19 Nov

University of Toronto.


Toronto, ON

$65,669 a year

About us:

The Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy (LDFP) is Canada’s leading Faculty of Pharmacy, offering
cutting-edge undergraduate and graduate programs. The Faculty is globally recognized for
impactful research along with fostering expert and innovative practice. Faculty members and
graduates are leaders who continually advance science and practice, to improve health through
pharmaceutical care.

Your opportunity:
Reporting to a Principal Investigator with an area of research in pharmacoepidemiology, health
services research and pharmacy practice. The incumbent activates projects that leverage
healthcare administrative data, completes descriptive and analytical statistical coding and analyses,

prepares and analyzes datasets, supports the analysis of undergraduate and graduate student
research and provides administrative support to overall research activities.

Your responsibilities will include:

- Implementing project plans

- Checking that projects adhere to ethical and privacy requirements

- Verifying the accuracy and completeness of grant submissions

- Coordinating meeting schedules, agendas, materials, action and follow-up items

- Coordinating tasks for projects and other strategic initiatives with stakeholders

- Conducting systematic literature reviews

- Preparing draft statistical reports and summaries from data collected

- Analyzing datasets

Essential Qualifications:

- Master's Degree in epidemiology or biostatistics; or acceptable combination of equivalent experience. Pharmacy Degree an asset.

- Minimum five years of research experience

- Experience working with ICES data sets

- Experience creating and working with large healthcare administrative and other datasets including those housed at ICES,

- Experience with systematic literature synthesis, critical appraisal of literature

- Experience coordination of multiple projects

- Understanding of medical claims and pharmacy claims

- Understanding of strengths and limitations of the data and measurement principles

- Understanding of healthcare system in Ontario

- Understanding survey methods and population health

- Efficient coding skill

To be successful in this role you will be:

- Multi-tasker

- Organized

- Self-directed

- Tactful

- Team player

Travel: None

This is a one (1) year Term position.

This posting is scheduled to close on November 25, 2019 at 11:59:00 PM EST.

Employee Group: United Steelworkers (USW)

Appointment Type: Budget - Term

Schedule: Full-time

Pay Scale Group and Hiring Rate: USW Pay Band 11 - $65,669 with an annual step progression to a maximum of $83,978. Pay scale and job class assignment is subject to determination pursuant to the Job Evaluation/Pay Equity Maintenance Protocol.

Job Field: Research Administration

Job Posting: Nov 19, 2019

Job Closing: Nov 25, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

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