Summer Part-time Research Assistant (Background in health psychology)

Position: Part-time research Assistant

A part-time summer student is required to assist with patient recruitment for a research study at a local hospital in Markham area.

Job responsibilities: Patient recruitment (virtual or in-person), consent participants, administration of surveys at three time periods, record keeping, and data entry.

Hours: estimated 6-10 hours/week (flexible; negotiable)

Pay: $15.90/hr


  • Undergraduate student at University of Toronto with background in health sciences and in good academic standing (GPA>3.8). Please provide most recent academic transcript upon request.
  • Able to speak English and Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese preferably).
  • Strong organizational and communication (verbal and writing) skills.
  • Willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities/environment.
  • Able to work independently.
  • Proficiency in computer MS applications.

For more information please contact the Principal Investigator below.

Please submit your resume electronically to:

Dr. Terry Cheng, PhD, RSW
Principal Investigator
Department of Supportive Care
Princess Margaret Cancer Center
610 University Ave., Toronto, ON M5G 2M9
Tel: (416) 946-2197