Research Assistant 2

McGill University

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Place Abstract:

The analysis lab of Prof Frigon is looking for a analysis assistant within the space of statistical evaluation (temporal statistics and path evaluation) of viral molecular information in sewer programs. The challenge focuses on historic information of SARS-CoV-2 concentrations in wastewater obtained all through the province of Québec. The challenge consists of retrospective statistical evaluation of the information that can be straight supervised by Prof. Frigon with further interplay with specialists from the Institut Nationale de Santé Publique du Québec (INSPQ). The next activity can be carried out by the analysis assistant:

– Oversees and assists in assembling and making certain the standard of the dataset
– Analyzes and interprets analysis information within the software program R or SAS
– Current findings orally to the analysis group for feedback and analysis
– Writes theoretical and methodological stories on the findings and associated suggestions.
– Conducts analysis initiatives utilizing established protocols, processes and procedures and with minimal or no supervision.


The best candidate will possess a MSc diploma in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, microbiology, environmental statistics, or a associated discipline.

It’s essential for the candidate to be versatile in temporal statistics and path evaluation and their implementation in softwares R or SAS. Desire can be given to candidates with expertise with information from municipal sewer programs and a robust educational background in environmental molecular biology.

Data of French and English: McGill College is an English-language college the place each day duties could require English communication each verbally and in writing. The extent of English required for this place has been assessed at a stage #0  on a scale of 0-4

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Hours per Week:

35 (Full time)


Macdonald Eng. Bldg.


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