Job Posting- Postdoctoral Fellow

Job Posting- Postdoctoral Fellow

Rehabilitation Sciences Institute

University of Toronto

Area of Research: Nonpharmacological interventions for dementia

Description of Duties: The Dementia Aging Technology Engagement (DATE) lab based in KITE at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (TRI), is seeking an enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher to work on projects benefitting people living with dementia. The role involves close collaboration with older adults, healthcare providers, developers, designers, planners, caregivers, industry, and user experience specialists. The Postdoctoral Fellow will work closely with Dr. Astell, DATE Lab Director and AGE-WELL Challenge Area lead for Staying Connected, to support coordination and operation of the larger research program. This includes research activities of graduate students and collaborators, grant-related activities, and preparation of research reports and manuscripts for publication. The Fellow will also take leadership in organizing and participating in user-focused activities including co-creation, interactive workshops, and public-facing events. The successful candidate will also be encouraged to identify an area of interest within the research program that they will take the lead on.

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