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Peer Researcher Job Opportunities

September 26th, 2017

The Peers Examining Experiences in Research Study (PEERS) is recruiting four research assistants. PEERS is a SSHRC-funded qualitative study that aims to examine how peer researchers experience their involvement in participatory research within four communities: consumer/survivor communities; communities of people who use drugs; lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) communities, and racialized communities. 

They are looking for one research assistant from each of these communities who has experience both as a peer researcher and conducting qualitative interviews. Below are the job postings for each of the positions:

1. PEERS is hiring for a consumer/survivor/mental health service user peer researcher position: http://lgbtqhealth.ca/docs/researchassistantjob-consumersurvivormentalhealthserviceusercommunity.pdf

2. PEERS is hiring an LGBTQ community peer researcher position: http://lgbtqhealth.ca/docs/researchassistantjob-lgbtqcommunity.pdf

3. PEERS is hiring for a racialized community peer researcher position: http://lgbtqhealth.ca/docs/researchassistantjob-racializedcommunities.pdf

4. PEERS is hiring for a peer researcher position for communities of people who use drugs:
Research Assistant Job - Communities of People Who Use Drugs

You can learn more about the PEERS study here: http://www.lgbtqhealth.ca/projects/peersstudy.php