This position is available on a 1-year term, maternity leave contract.
Purpose of Position:
Reporting directly to the Vice-President of Research and Patient Programs, the Research Program Manager is responsible for the management and administration of Crohn’s and Colitis Canada’s (CCC) ongoing or arising research or patient programs, often developed in partnership with our stakeholders.
The most immediate responsibility of the incumbent will be the management of CCC’s PACE (Promoting Access & Care through Centres of Excellence) Network. For additional information on the PACE Network, the applicant is encouraged to visit CCC’s website (www.crohnsandcolitis.ca/PACE).
This position will require working collaboratively with CCC’s external leads in the program that may include clinicians, patients, researchers and other stakeholders. The PACE network requires close collaboration with the Principal Investigators and their research teams to deliver on all program activities under the direction of the Program Principal Investigator, the CCC Vice-President, Research and Patient Programs, and the PACE Oversight Committee.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada (CCC) is a volunteer-based charity dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and to improving the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases. As Canada’s leading non-governmental funder of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, to date, has invested over $115 million to foster advances in research, education, awareness and advocacy. By working together we can help advance the understanding of IBD and fund the programs that result in more treatment options and, ultimately cures. Please visit www.crohnsandcolitis.ca for further information.