Research Coordinator NEW Job at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health – Toronto, ON

Job Number: 909396

Category: Research

Positions Available: 1

Years Experience Required: 2

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Posted Date: Nov 4, 2022


Research Coordinator

General Adult Psychiatry and Health Systems

Mood and Anxiety Ambulatory Service

Position Description

The General Adult Psychiatry and Health Systems Division at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is focused on improving the quality of care and access to appropriate care within the mental health and addictions system.

Reporting to the Principal Investigator (PI), you will assist in the recruitment, screening, and enrollment of study participants, as well as the administration of questionnaires, data collection and management, and maintaining research documentation according to the appropriate regulatory guidelines. The Research Coordinator will be part of a program of research investigating new treatment approaches for mood disorders, including wearable technology. Reporting to the Principal Investigator (PI) and Research Manager. Other responsibilities will include, but are not limited, to assisting in research-related activities such as: creation and submission of research grants and overall coordination of research activities. The Research Coordinator will further support the PI in project execution through the preparation of presentations, maintaining and creating databases, and preparation of data for analysis, literature searches and supporting manuscript preparation for publication as well as abstract preparation and submission.

The successful candidate will be experienced with the process of initial submission, protocol amendments and annuals renewals to Research Ethics Board and will have a clear understanding of a wide spectrum of research methods.

The candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to work both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team. The successful candidate will have excellent capacity for self-directed learning/working, and require minimal supervision. You will support and contribute to a healthy workplace that embraces diversity, encourages teamwork and complies with all applicable regulatory and legislative requirements.

This position is currently located at 1001 Queen Street.


The successful candidate must have a Master’s degree in psychology, neuroscience or health related field combined with two (2) years of research or clinical experience.

Data entry, previous experience with online data management systems is preferred. Data analysis and interpretation and/or using statistical software (SPSS/ SAS, etc) may be required

Experience with REDCap is an asset

Previous experience and training in administration of clinical assessments is necessary

Previous experience with submission to Research Ethics Boards and a strong understanding of regulatory requirements and appropriate conduct of research in human participants is necessary.

Quality Assurance/Monitoring experience is an asset

Excellent organizational skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Ability to liaise across an interprofessional team is necessary

Proficient with word processing, PowerPoint, and database software packages, Experience conducting basic analyses using statistical packages (SPSS) and data interpretation, as well as the ability to manage large datasets is an asset

Excellent interpersonal skills along with the ability to collaborate effectively with team members and liaise with study investigators

Candidates should be highly detail-oriented and be able to exercise initiative and good judgment.

The successful candidate should have well-honed time management skills with the ability to efficiently multi-task and produce high-quality, accurate work while meeting program deadlines. Demonstrated experience working on multiple projects is ideal.

Candidate requires the ability to work effectively in a variety of settings with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Bilingualism (French/English) and/or proficiency in a second language would be an asset.

Vaccines (COVID-19 and others) are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a medical ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Please Note: This full-time, contract (12 months) position is part of the OPSEU bargaining unit.

Salary Range: $33.59 to $45.31 per hour

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Posting Date: November 4, 2022

Closing Date: November 13, 2022 by 5pm

Job Number: 908839

CAMH is a Tobacco-Free Organization.

CAMH is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto and is a teaching hospital and research institute. As a CAMH employee, you will be expected to actively support CAMH’s teaching and research activities, in addition to supporting the clinical work of the hospital.

At CAMH, we strive to be an equitable and inclusive employer. Our commitment to equity is grounded in an institution-wide commitment to achieving a working, teaching, and learning environment that is free of discrimination and harassment.

CAMH actively seeks candidates from First Nations, Métis and Inuit, racialized and LGBTQ2S+ communities, women, and people with disabilities (including people who have experienced mental health and substance use challenges).

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please inform us if you require accommodations during the interview process.

About the Company

Company: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health –

Company Location:  Toronto, ON

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