Deadline Date:
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Lawson Administration Office
Job Description: 

Lawson Health Research Institute (Lawson) is the research institute of London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) and St. Joseph’s Health Care London (St. Joseph’s), and works in partnership with Western University. This alliance and pooling of knowledge and resources enables Lawson to retain and develop the expertise, equipment, and infrastructure that is crucial for innovation. With 7 hospital sites across London, over 250,000 square feet of dedicated research space, over $125 million in annual research income, more than 500 new clinical trials each year, and more than 2,400 principal investigators, support staff, volunteers, students and fellows, Lawson has a proud history and is a dynamic, fast-paced environment to build your career in grant development. Come join one of the Top 10 research institutes in Canada where we are committed to furthering scientific knowledge to advance health care around the world!

Reporting to the Manager, Grant Development, Lawson, the Grant Development Officer supports Lawson researchers in the development and submission of grant applications for a variety of funding opportunities including individual operating funds, large strategic team grants, major infrastructure or multi-centre network grants. The incumbent will participate in the management of multiple external grant deadlines, while maintaining a strong understanding of granting agency research policies and grant submission processes. The incumbent will provide researchers with targeted funding opportunities, assist in the development of funding and award applications, and facilitate the building of interdisciplinary research teams, including engagement of patient partners. The incumbent will also participate in the coordination of internal funding competitions, development of Grant Development guidelines and procedures and other administrative duties as required. Particular expertise in the development of clinical research will be an  advantage.

For more information, please see the full posting. To apply, please visit the London Health Sciences Centre’s Careers website (Job ID: 75887).