Island Health MHSU Research Scholar in Residence

Island Health is requesting proposals for a Research Scholar in Residence to foster collaboration with an academic researcher in British Columbia whose institution is supportive of seconding the researcher on a part time basis (approximately 2 days per week) for a total of 2 years (with an option for extension).
The Research Scholar in Residence will collaborate with Island Health Mental Health and Substance Use Team Members (health service leaders, physicians and staff) to support health-based research, focused on identified strategic priority areas. Please see the guidelines.
The Scholar in Residence is required to have:
  • A strong academic record in leading health services or population health research and knowledge translation.
  • Full time Institutional title/rank of Professor/Associate/Assistant Professor, Clinical Fellow, or Postdoctoral Fellow.
  • Demonstrated knowledge on the Tri-Council Policy Statement 2, research integrity requirements, equity diversity and inclusion and applicable regulations, such as privacy legislation as it pertains to health research, in BC.
Milestone Activity
Competition Launch (Extension)
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Letter of Intent Due
Friday, May 13, 2022 at 16:30
Invitation to Submit a Complete Application
Friday, June 3, 2022 at 16:30
Proposal Submission Deadline
Friday, August 19, 2022 at 16:30
Successful Applicant Notified
Friday, September 30, 2022
Scholar in Residence Start Date
January 2023
For information related to this Competition and to submit related documents, please contact: Tracey Nigro

Upcoming Deadlines

May 13, 2023May 13, 2023 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Island Health MHSU Research Scholar in Residence Island Health seeking a new Research Scholar in Residence to collaborate with our Mental Health and Substance Use Team to support health-based research (two-year term). See full competition posting on the link above .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.