opportunities

The Ontario HIV Treatment Network is a nonprofit organization that funds and conducts HIV research and provides education, capacity building, evaluation services, data collection and monitoring for HIV services in Ontario.

Our employees are passionate about their work and fully committed to ending the HIV epidemic in Ontario. We provide an environment that promotes collaboration, innovative thinking and knowledge exchange.

Are you interested in joining our team? Our current opportunities are listed below. We encourage qualified applicants to forward their resume to Human Resources at careers@ohtn.on.ca.

Inclusion and Accessibility

The OHTN is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from people living with HIV/AIDS and people with diverse backgrounds.

We are also committed to fostering inclusion and accessibility in all areas of our work. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Current opportunities at the OHTN

Senior Director, KTE programs

The OHTN is currently seeking a Senior Director, KTE Programs. This is a broad and exciting leadership role in Knowledge Translation and Exchange (KTE) and a key member of the Senior Management Team in a forward-looking, solution-focused organization that has built a reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness.

Deadline: May 10,: 2017.

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Provincial A/C Study Research Coordinator

The Coordinator’s responsibility is to support the A/C Study Co-PIs in implementing the A/C Study: Monitoring HIV Prevalence, Determinants and Vulnerability in Ontario across two sites, and to ensure coordination, collaboration, effective communication and information sharing between the Ottawa and Toronto sites.

Deadline: May 5, 2017. 

Salary: $31.00/hour. 

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Project coordinator/evaluator for the HIV Stigma Index

A full-time, two year contract for a Master’s-holding professional passionate about improving the lives of people living with HIV. This project will implement The People Living with HIV Stigma Index in Canada, and the Project Coordinator will be responsible for developing a priority program with a number of objectives.

Deadline: May 5, 2017. 

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External opportunities

Graduate Doctoral Level Research Assistant

The Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto is currently seeking a PhD level student for a part time (approximately 15 hours/week) Research Assistant position for the #iCruise: Examining Online and App-based Sexual Health Outreach among MSM in Ontario Study (Principal Investigator, Dr. David J. Brennan) for an initial period of one year. This community-based study is funded through the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR), and CIHR. This study will recruit and follow 800 gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) across Ontario for a period of 3 months to assess their interactions and experiences with online sexual health outreach and their overall health and wellbeing.

Deadline: April 21, 2017

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Peer research associate

The Centre for REACH 2.0 (REACH 2.0) is seeking a highly motivated enthusiastic individual to fill a part-time, contract position (end date is February 2018, with possibility of extension) of “Peer Research Associate”. For the purposes of this study, the term ‘peer’ is defined as a person living with HIV/AIDS. The successful applicant will be involved in the following community-based research study, funded by CIHR and supported by REACH 2.0: Moving Beyond Piloting: A Social Ecological Exploration of Barriers and Facilitators to Scaling up HIV Point-of-Care Testing (HIV POCT) in Canada.

Deadline: Friday, April 28, 2017 5:00pm EST

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2017 Intervention Research Fellowships

Universities Without Walls and REACH 2.0 are pleased to announce the 2017 Intervention Research Fellowships. A total of six fellowships will be available nationally to individuals holding (or studying towards) a Masters or Ph.D. degree and working in a clinical, public health, or community-based setting.

Applicants must have identified a research intervention that will be piloted or scaled up with support of the fellowship. Successful applicants will be provided with the chance to learn from established researchers, and will gain experience in community-based research and implementation science. Each fellowship is valued at $25,000.

Deadline: April 30, 2017. 

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