Manager, Research & Scholarly Activity Services

Yukon University
Yukon University
Box 2799, 500 University Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4, Canada (Whitehorse, YT)
Full time
Hours / week:
37.5 hours/week
Wage / Salary:
Date posted:
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Contact Info:
Dawn McKay Hidden
1867-668-8815 |


Manager, Research & Scholarly Activity Services
Yukon University
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Term Position from: October 15, 2021 through March 31, 2023 
Salary:  $ 47.21 to $ 56.20
(Based on 75 hours bi-weekly) 
Employment Opportunity No.: 21.97  
Closing Date: October 26, 2021

Yukon University seeks an individual with energy and vision to fill the position of Manager, Research & Scholarly Activity Services. The Manager, Research & Scholarly Activity Services plays a key role in cultivating a culture that celebrates research and scholarly activity across YukonU’s campuses and in creating pathways to enable this activity. Your ideas and energy will create new opportunities for faculty and staff engagement in research and scholarly activity, and accessible and efficient processes in support of research administration. You will oversee the Research & Scholarly Activity Services Office, and your vision will see this office grow to provide wrap-around supports for YukonU’s students, faculty members and researchers from a service-oriented perspective.

You will be involved in both administration of our activities and celebration of our successes. This will have you engaged in developing and implementing policies and processes to support pre-and post-award management, funding compliance, research ethics review, internal grant administration, monitoring and advising on budget allocations and other resources, training and capacity development, and communication and celebration activities related to research and scholarly activity at YukonU.

Your leadership will create a vibrant, efficient, and productive research and scholarly activity environment at YukonU, and will enable our YukonU community to continue to create new knowledge and explore new practices that support our students and our territory.

While based at the YukonU Research Centre, the Manager, Research & Scholarly Activity Services will serve all YukonU campuses and will contribute to efforts related to the indigenization of research and scholarly activity administration, including policy and service delivery.

Please include a cover letter with your resume outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in this opportunity. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those shortlisted will be contacted. 

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