Join our team

We are always looking to grow our interdisciplinary team of postdoctoral fellows, undergraduate and graduate students, interns, and research staff. 

We are currently in the process of recruiting:

  • Postdoctoral fellow. Living Lab Project in Health Ethics
  • Research Assistant- Living Lab Project in Health Ethics

Please see the postings below for more details.

If there are no postings for which you can apply but you find our research to be of interest, we invite you to contact us at pragmatic.health.ethics@ircm.qc.ca. 

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Postdoctoral fellow. Living Lab Project in Health Ethics

Areas of research
Social sciences, bioethics, health sciences

Opportunity

We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow to join the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit on a full-time basis. The selected candidate will support the realization of various health ethics projects as part of the development of a living lab in health ethics and will participate in the development of new theories and methodologies at the heart of our pragmatic health ethics research program. This is a full-time one-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The candidate will help establish an innovative collaborative project in health ethics.

Requirements

  • Completed doctoral studies in social sciences, philosophy
    bioethics, health sciences or another relevant field of study
  • Experience in scientific publication and communication
  • Interest in pursuing research in health ethics
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organization skills and efficient time management
  • Interdisciplinary teamwork experience an asset
  • Fluency in French and English

Deadlines

Position remains open until filled.
Start date: as soon as possible.

Applications

If you are interested in this position, please submit the following documents to Dr. Eric Racine, PhD at pragmatic.health.ethics@ircm.qc.ca. Please specify “Research assistant position-Living Ethics” in the subject line.

  • A resume
  • Letter of motivation
  • Two letters of recommendation

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Funding:

Ministère de l’économie et de l’innovation du Québec

Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé

Download offer here.

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Research Assistant- Living Lab Project in Health Ethics

Areas of research
Social sciences, bioethics, health sciences

Opportunity

We are seeking a research assistant to join the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit on a full-time basis. The selected candidate will support the realization of various health ethics projects as part of the development of a living lab in health ethics. Tasks will include organizing working groups, managing projects, coordinating communications, preparing research meetings, submissions to the Research Ethics Board, coding and analyzing qualitative data, copy editing, translation, conducting literature reviews, and manuscript preparation and formatting. This is a full-time one-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The candidate will help establish an innovative collaborative project in health ethics.

Requirements

  • Completed undergraduate training in social sciences (philosophy, psychology, sociology, medical anthropology), bioethics, health sciences or another relevant field of study
  • Interest in pursuing research in health ethics
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organization skills and proficient time management
  • Interdisciplinary teamwork experience an asset
  • Fluency in French and English

Deadlines

Position remains open until filled.

Start date: as soon as possible.

Applications

If you are interested in this position, please submit the following documents to Dr. Eric Racine, PhD at pragmatic.health.ethics@ircm.qc.ca. Please specify “Research assistant position-Living Ethics” in the subject line.

  • A resume
  • Letter of motivation
  • Two letters of recommendation

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Funding:

Ministère de l’économie et de l’innovation du Québec

Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé

Download offer here.

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2022 IRCM summer internship in health ethics

The Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM) is opening its competition of summer internship for undergraduate students. As part of this initiative, the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit is receiving applications from students interested in joining the summer internship program for 2022.

The aim of this program is to encourage student training and allow them to develop new research skills in a highly stimulating environment. This opportunity is uniquely relevant for promising applicants interested in pursuing graduatelevel research at the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit, through one of our affiliated programs at the Université de Montréal or at McGill University.

The ideal candidate is currently studying in a relevant domain for the research in health ethics (e.g. psychology, philosophy, neuroethics, neuroscience, public health, medical anthropology, bioethics) and has a genuine interest in research projects developed at the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit.

We are looking for independent, self-motivated, and collaborative students with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. For more details on this position, and to consult the full list of requirements, please click here, or write to pragmatic.health.ethics@ircm.qc.ca (subject line Summer Internship 2022).

 Applications:     

For this competition, only one application, supported by the Unit’s director, Dr. Eric Racine, Ph.D., can be sent before February 21, 2022 to the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit including your CV, University and CÉGEP-level academic transcripts and the application form (available online) to pragmatic.health.ethics@ircm.qc.ca. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Note that it is possible for the Unit to hires more than one student, outside of this special competition, to fulfill its recruitment requirements.

Download offer here.