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YI Research Program Coordinator Posting 2.2024

29 Feb 2024

This role requires comfort with hybrid work; someone who can find the balance between taking direction and initiative; a natural collaborator who can also work independently, and someone who is extremely organized, and can identify the people, resources, and actions required to get from a project vision to an actualized outcome. [...] ● Provides administrative leadership and facilitates communication amongst collaborators to support cohesive and motivated research teams that are focused while also flexible and adaptable to changing circumstances and developments; ● Designs, manages, and tracks program/project plans and schedules timelines, milestones, and deliverables and troubleshoots challenges; communicates project changes,. [...] ● Provides support to the research application (ethics) and administration process as required by the Director of Research and academic project leads ● Alongside the Director of Research and Director of Operations, organizes Red Paper-related events, gatherings, and discussions; leads for logistical planning and execution of Red Paper gatherings Research & Knowledge Mobilization ● Conducts literat. [...] ● Develops and implements databases to record and track information and data ● Organizes and maintains research information including confidential materials and data ● May assign and track RA work related to the YI research initiatives Budget, Financial and Administrative Support ● Ensures that collaborators are paid in timely/appropriate ways, working with the DO and RASO ● Monitors and tracks re. [...] ● Books flights and accommodation for research-related events/collaborations ● Works with YI Director of Research and Director of Operations to ensure work and use of budget is carried out following YI and TMU policies Qualifications // ● An understanding of and interest in issues in Indigenous education and governance; ideal candidates have work and or lived experience in these areas ● Master's d.
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