Postdoctoral Research Fellowship In Data Ethics (EXPIRED)
Institute on Ethics & Policy for Innovation (IEPI) , McMaster University
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|Location||Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
|Start date||Fall 2020 Preferred|
IEPI POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP IN DATA ETHICS
Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Data Ethics
Bargaining Unit: CUPE Local 3906, Unit 3
Location: Institute on Ethics & Policy for Innovation, Faculty of Humanities, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Principal Investigator and Institute Director: Dr. Claudia Emerson
Funding: $55,000 CAD per year + benefits
Funding Source: CIHR
Appointment: Two years
The Institute on Ethics & Policy for Innovation (IEPI) is focused on identifying and addressing ethical challenges, ethics-related risk, and policy gaps encountered along the innovation lifecycle for health technologies and interventions in global health and development. IEPI is led by Dr. Claudia Emerson, Director and Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy, who will be the supervisor for this fellowship.
The IEPI Postdoctoral Research Fellowship is funded by a CIHR grant, as part of an EU-CAN-Share project on integrating human data repositories for infectious disease-related international cohorts (ReCoDID). The Fellowship will consider political, ethical, administrative, regulatory and legal (PEARL) issues and develop a framework to facilitate equitable data sharing. As a postdoctoral researcher in data ethics you will lead IEPI`s work on the ReCoDID project, collaborating with colleagues internationally to address relevant PEARL barriers and solutions.
The keys to success in this position will include your ability to:
Experience in ELSI (Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications)-related research, applied ethics research, qualitative research, and working in one or more of the following research environments would be considered an asset: global health, data resources and biobank management, international policy.
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|How to apply|
TO APPLY: Applications for the position are welcome on the McMaster careers webpage and must include the following as a single file in the application: - Cover letter, including a detailed statement of research interests in ELSI topic areas and relevant experiences for the ReCoDID project - CV - 1 writing sample (peer reviewed publication preferred, but not required)
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|Hard deadline||July 2, 2020, 11:59pm EST|
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|Time created||June 4, 2020, 4:04pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||July 2, 2020, 11:59pm EST|
|Expired on||July 4, 2020, 12:46am EST|
|Last updated||July 4, 2020, 12:46am EST|
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