Research Assistant - College of Interdisciplinary Studies

College of Interdisicplinary Studies
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Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 17:00
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Job description: 

Royal Roads University is seeking a Research Assistant (RA) to support an interpersonal communication study surveying transgender people’s communication orientations.  As the RA you will enter the survey data, perform basic statistical analyses and create tables capturing the results.

For questions please contact Dr. matthew heinz

  • Master’s degree in communication or a relevant social science field preferred
  • Expertise and access to SPSS and Excel
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong communication and writing skills
Application submission information: 

This is a casual, on-call position, part time for approximately 3 weeks.  The hourly rate is $22.00 per hour.  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: with a subject line of:

16-080–R0002 - Last name, First name


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Royal Roads University

2005 Sooke Road

Victoria, BC   V9B 5Y2

Fax:  (250) 391-2570  Tel:  (250) 391-2511

The competition will begin on September 1, 2016 and will close on September 15, 2016; 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.