Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity: Owerko Centre

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Application Deadline: 
15 Jul 2017 - 12:00pm

The Owerko Centre at the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute and the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow(PDF). The PDF will lead policy relevant research to examine utilization of services across sectors for children at risk of, or with, neurodevelopmental disability (NDD).

The position requires independent analysis and research, within a team approach in a fast moving and changing environment, often involving multiple stakeholders. The PDF will have the opportunity to lead a multi-pronged program of research using a mixed methods approach. The anticipated methods to undertake this research could include an analysis of the All Our Families (AOF) community-based, longitudinal pregnancy cohort data; qualitative inquiry with families, cross-sectional analysis of the cross-ministerial, linked administrative data housed at PolicyWise for Children & Families. Research outcomes will inform policy development for service navigation and utilization.

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