Department of Psychiatry, Queen's University

Fellowship ID:Queen's University-Department of Psychiatry-PDF [#10640]
Fellowship Title: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship
Fellowship Type:Postdoctoral
Location:Kingston, Ontario K7L2M1, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Health Policy and Health Services Research / health services research
Appl Deadline:2018/03/31* (posted 2017/12/15, listed until 2018/06/15)
Description:    

Posting Date: December 1, 2017

Job Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow

Department: Department of Psychiatry, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Description of Area or Topic of Research: We are seeking a post-doctoral research fellow to work as part of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry academic program at Queen’s University. The Division of Geriatric Psychiatry has an active program of research involving observational study designs and knowledge translation research. The position is based at Providence Care Hospital in Kingston, Ontario. The position would involve participation in the Divisional research program with an emphasis on health services research using administrative healthcare databases at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences at Queen’s University. Areas of research activity include analysis of health service utilization and outcomes of older adults with psychiatric disorders, knowledge synthesis and policy analysis related to geriatric mental health conditions, and pharmacoepidemiologic studies related to psychotropic medications in older adults. Depending on the background of applicants there may also be opportunities for implementation research related to clinical programs or involvement in clinical research.

Supervision and Academic Unit: Supervisor: Dr. Dallas Seitz, Chair, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Queen’ University Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Queen’s University.

Remuneration: $45,000/year plus benefits Start Date and Duration of Appointment: January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 (possibility of renewal for one additional year).

Required Qualifications: Consideration will be given to applicants who have completed an MD along with psychiatry or geriatric psychiatry residency training in Canada or abroad or individuals who have completed a PhD in a discipline related to the research program including: Epidemiology, Health Services or Health Policy, Biostatistics, or Gerontology. Consideration of individuals with PhD training completed in other disciplines will be considered.

Required Documentation: Please include a copy of your current CV, transcripts from your most recent academic program, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Application Deadline: Applications will be considered until the position has been filled.

Application Procedure: Interested applicants should submit their CV and other required documents by email to Dr. Dallas Seitz at: seitzd@queensu.ca. Questions related to this position can be provided to Dr. Seitz by email or telephone at: 613-544-4900 x 53522.

EMPLOYMENT EQUITY: The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen's is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons.

ACCOMMODATION IN THE WORKPLACE: The University has policies in place to support its employees with disabilities, including an Accommodation in the Workplace Policy and a policy on the provision of job accommodations that take into account an employee's accessibility needs due to disability. The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant's accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Dallas Seitz at 613-544-4900 x 53522, seitzd@queensu.ca. cc. PSAC Local 901, Unit 2 - info@psac901.org


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Further Info:
http://psychiatry.queensu.ca/assets/Job_Ads/PostdocPostingTemplate_Seitz_Nov19.pdf
email
613-544-4900 x 53522
 
752 King Street West
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
K7L 4X3

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