Tenure : Term
Duration : 2 years
Language Requirements : Bilingual Non-imperative BBB / BBB
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Help bring research to life and drive your career forward with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Canada's largest research and technology organization.
We are looking for a Research Associate to support our Construction Research Centre. The Research Associate (RA) would be someone who shares our core values of Integrity, Excellence, Respect and Creativity.
The primary responsibility of the RA is to support the goals of NRC’s High Performance Buildings Program, and other Programs served by the Intelligent Building Operations unit.
These goals require research of international calibre and the development and application of advanced technologies to support the needs of our numerous industry partners.
The RA works in a team environment with researchers and technical experts in world-class facilities. Activities also include the development of proposals for new research initiatives, effective project management, support to the enhancement of facilities, and communication of research plans and results to stakeholders.
Applicants must demonstrate within the content of their application that they meet the following screening criteria in order to be given further consideration as candidates :
As part of the RA Program you must have received your PhD in Engineering, Building Science, Physics, or a related discipline within the last five years, or you expect to receive the degree within the next six months.
For information on certificates and diplomas issued abroad, please see Degree equivalency
Condition of Employment
Bilingual Non-imperative BBB / BBB
Information on language requirements and self-assessment tests
Candidates will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria :
g. multivariate analysis, time series analysis, machine learning approaches).
For this position, the NRC will evaluate candidates using the following competency profile(s) : Research
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Relocation assistance will be determined in accordance with the NRC's directives.