Position Title: Research Assistant — Royal Bank of Canada Sustainability Leadership Certificate (RBC SLC)
Classification: Grant-Paid Term Position
Term: Oct. 1, 2017 – July 1, 2018
Salary: $20 per hour, 12 hours per week on non-module weeks, 34 hours on weeks including one of the three RBC SLC modules
Department: College of Sustainability
Reports to: Sherry Elliott, Manager, Finance & Admin, College of Sustainability
Supervision: Andrew Bergel, Academic Lead, Royal Bank of Canada Sustainability Leadership Certificate, College of Sustainability
PURPOSE OF POSITION: This grant-paid position provides research support for the Royal Bank of Canada Sustainability Leadership Certificate program, specifically to the Manager, Finance & Admin of the College of Sustainability, and Academic Lead of the Certificate program. This Certificate program is funded by a ten-year grant, now entering its fourth year, given by the Royal Bank of Canada for administration and academic supervision through Dalhousie’s College of Sustainability. Research activities will include environment scans, facilitation of the program literature searches, survey design, data collection, analysis of results, and assisting in the preparation of a research article for publication on behalf of the College of Sustainability.