Thesis-based Master-level Student Opportunity for Inuit Health Research International Journal of Circumpolar Health

International Journal of Circumpolar Health

A CIHR-funded research team using Inuit traditional knowledge to identify Inuit health indicators for a prospective Wellness Court in Nunavut, is seeking a student to undertake a Master-level thesis-based degree in a subject area related to the project. The degree will be in Public Health or Rehabilitation Science and will be undertaken at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.

If the successful candidate chooses to undertake an MSc in Public Health, the student will be admitted into the program in January or September 2019. A January 2019 start date is preferred. For information about admissions to the School of Public Health see here.

Meanwhile, if the successful candidate chooses to pursue an MSc in Rehabilitation Science, the student will be admitted into the program in May or September 2019. A May 2019 start date is preferred. For information about admissions to the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine see here

A funding package will be offered to the successful candidate for up to 2 years. The successful candidate will also be expected to apply for external funding.

For more information, please contact Dr. Priscilla Ferrazzi, Primary Investigator at ferrazzi@ualberta.ca.