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Student Research Assistant - Department of Applied Human Sciences - Faculty of Science

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Date of Posting: 
April 25, 2014
Department of Applied Human Sciences - Faculty of Science
Student Research Assistant
Hours of Work: 

33.75 hours per week 

$10.74/hour (includes vacation pay)

May 5, 2014 to August 15, 2014 


• Recruiting and screening study participants
• Assisting in data collection and analysis
• Preparing of results for presentation
• Writing of scientific papers


• Senior student majoring in Foods & Nutrition who have completed FN 331, 351 and 483.

Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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