The School of Kinesiology and Health Studies welcomes applications for Summer 2024 undergraduate research work opportunities. Funding for these positions are provided through the Tri-Council Agencies (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) and matching funds are provided by SKHS faculty members. These positions provide undergraduate students at Queen’s meaningful opportunities to engage in discovery based learning to develop their research and presentation skills. Application deadline is February 4th (see details on how to apply below).
Salary: $17.50/ hr x 35 hours/week x 16 weeks = $9800 x 4% vacation pay = $10,192. Positions begin in May and extend to the end of August.
Priority for NSERC USRA positions will be given to students registered in the Kinesiology program who would like to pursue research in the exercise sciences. Students must have obtained a minimum GPA of at least 2.7, although the competitive average may be much higher than this.
NSERC USRA positions are available to work with the following faculty supervisors:
2. Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships (USSRF):
Priority for USSRF positions will be given to students registered in either the Health Studies or Kinesiology program who would like to pursue research across all disciplines in SKHS.
USSRF positions are available to work with the following faculty supervisors:
1. Carefully review the project descriptions posted above. Please prepare a separate application for each position that you would like to be considered for.
2. A complete application consists of:
3. Submit your complete application to Josie Birchall, SKHS Finance Assistant, at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than midnight, Sunday, February 4, 2024. Please submit a separate application for each position that you would like to apply to.
Please note: Successful applicants will be notified by March 4, 2024.