Project Coordinator – Affordable Housing Research Project


CBU invites applications for a one-year, part-time Project Coordinator position to support the development of a pan-Canadian research project on affordable housing. Rate of pay is $25/hour.

The part-time Project Coordinator will support the development of a pan-Canadian research project on affordable housing.  Working under the direction of Dr. Catherine Leviten-Reid in the Community Engaged Research Lab, the Coordinator will assist in developing a proposal to evaluate how different types of affordable housing initiatives may make a difference in the lives of tenants. This work is funded through a joint initiative between the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.


Job Description

Application Details

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department (in PDF format):

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (PC1903) and identifying your education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three work related references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. April 11, 2019. Applicants who apply by email will receive a return email confirming receipt.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2