The Martin Lepage laboratory at the Douglas Institute is seeking a qualified candidate to fulfill a Research Assistant position. The chosen candidate will actively contribute to ongoing research studies in the areas of neurocognition, behavioural intervention, and neuroimaging of people with schizophrenia (e.g. participant recruitment, data collection, and data management). Travel to other general hospitals may be required.


  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related field
  • Master degree in a health discipline would be considered an asset
  • Clinical research experience (required)
  • Fluency in English and French (to conduct interviews in both languages)
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a team member
  • Good writing skills

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Contribute to participant recruitment for ongoing research studies
  • Perform data collection for ongoing behavioural and neuroimaging studies
  • Depending on the strengths of the candidate, may provide expertise/support for other activities including grant writings, proofreading of manuscripts, etc.
  • Data entry

Duration and Condition

One full-time position (35 hours/week) available mid-May

Place of employment: Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Candidates must be available for a minimum of one year full-time


Interested applicants, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to:

Karyne Anselmo
Laboratory Manager
By email only:

We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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