Research Assistant


CBU invites applications for the full-time, 10 week term position of Research Assistant with the Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies – $18/hour, 35 hours per week. Candidates with Aboriginal heritage are preferred.

Job Description

Send your application to:

  • Alyce MacLean, Manager of Special Projects
  • Email –
  • Include a letter of application; a resume; and complete contact information of three references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. September 27, 2017.

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