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 per year + benefits
Funding Source: CIHR
Appointment: Two years (renewable up to a maximum of four years, subject to funding)
The Institute on Ethics & Policy for Innovation (IEPI) is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Data Ethics, to begin immediately. The position provides two years of funding (renewable up to a maximum of four years) at $55,000.00 per year + benefits. This position is included within the Canadian Union of Public Employees ("CUPE") Local 3906 Unit 3, representing Post-Doctoral Fellows.
The IEPI Postdoctoral Research Fellowship is funded by a CIHR grant, as part of an EU-CAN-Share project on integrating human data repositories foFr 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. Responsibilities will include providing: in-depth research, critical analysis, high-quality & efficient synthesis, and timely recommendations.
The Fellow will be supervised by Dr. Claudia Emerson, Director of IEPI.