Due to the high volume of initial applicants, we ask that all interested applicants please attach both their CV and transcripts (unofficial U of T). If you have already sent in your application, please re-submit with both your CV and transcript attached. We will only be reviewing applicants that have included both these documents. Candidates will be contacted for an interview starting in early December.


Position: Volunteer Research Assistant

Commitment: 12 – 15 hours/month (approximately 3.5 hours a week), for at least 1 year

Qualifications: Students in their 3rd or 4th year of a BSc in Psychology with some research experience, or individuals having completed their undergraduate studies and wishing to gain research experience prior to graduate studies.

Setting: Sick Kids Centre for Community Mental Health helps more than 8,000 children and families each year through a combination of prevention, treatment, research, and education activities. Located in Toronto, Ontario, we are a community affiliate of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Social Work. Website:

Responsibilities and Opportunities:
* Coordinate a parent-child and whole-family therapy intervention study
o Participant recruitment, consent, and follow-up
o Data Management
o Exposure to clinical assessment and treatment programs
o Opportunities for involvement in research ethics applications, manuscript preparation and conference presentations

Interviews will begin December 1, until suitable candidates are found.

Send your CV to: