Department: College of Interdisciplinary StudiesReference number: 17-004- R0002Closing date: Monday, January 16, 2017 - 17:00Employment status: CasualFull or part time: On callCompetition status: Completed Job description: Royal Roads University is seeking a Research Assistant (RA) to work with Dr. matthew heinz to support a qualitative communication research project involving transgender and gender diverse people. As the Research Assistant your duties may involve recruiting participants, collecting and recording data using structured techniques, coding and inputting data, basic data analysis, conducting interviews face to face and by telephone using structured interview schedules, and conducting standard literature reviews. Qualifications: At least one year of a Master’s degree in a relevant social science fieldExperience working on a qualitative research projectStrong communication and writing skillsFor questions please contact Dr. heinz at matthew.heinz@RoyalRoads.ca Application submission information: This is a casual, on-call position. The hourly rate is $20.00; the total number of hours required would be approximately 90. All work must be completed by March 25, 2017. The University is pleased to offer a percentage of salary in lieu of vacation.If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your application to:email@example.com with a subject line of:17-004–R0002 - Last name, First nameOrHuman Resources - Career OpportunitiesRoyal Roads University2005 Sooke RoadVictoria, BC V9B 5Y2Fax: (250) 391-2570 Tel: (250) 391-2511The competition will begin on January 3, 2017 and will close on January 16, 2017. However, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found. While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted. RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf. format.