Opportunities

  • AGE-ON Volunteer Opportunity

    AGE-ON- Regional Geriatric Program Central  | St. Peter’s Hospital, 88 Maplewood Ave., Hamilton, Ontario, L8M 1W9 | Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:30pm

    The Regional Geriatric Program Central is looking for 6-8 volunteers to participate as mentors in an iPad education course for seniors. The 6-week courses will meet every Tuesday from October 10th, 2017 to November 14th, 2017 from 9:30–11:30 AM at St. Peter’s Hospital.

  • Schlegel Research Chair in Dementia

    The School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo | Waterloo | Friday, September 1, 2017 - 9:00am

    The School of Public Health and Health Systems in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo (UW) and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) seek an exceptional scholar for a tenure track position in the field of Dementia, with a particular focus on applied research on new and transformational models of care. The initial appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

  • Participants needed for student research: How Older Adults Overcome Challenges

    McMaster Univeristy | Hamilton, ON | Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:00am

    The process of aging can be accompanied by losses and challenges. An ability to be resilient in the face of adversities that come with the aging process could be important to a better quality of life. The purpose of this research is to explore the resiliency of low-income older adults in Hamilton. This study intends to explore how low-income older adults overcome challenging situations and what they perceive to be the personal, social and environmental factors that influence their ability to be resilient.

  • McMaster Symbiosis

    McMaster School of Graduate Studies | Hamilton | Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 9:50am

    *NEW* SYMBIOSIS CO-HOUSING PILOT PROGRAM for Seniors and McMaster University Graduate Students

  • Geriatrics / Gerontology Research & Training – Call for Proposals

    The Retired Teachers of Ontario  | Ontario and British Columbia | Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 4:30pm

    The Retired Teachers of Ontario (RTO/ERO) Foundation is announcing a funding opportunity for research projects that focus on enhancing the quality of life of aging adults. This competition is open to qualified grantees based in Ontario and British Columbia.

  • Interdisciplinary Opportunities in Rural Aging Research

    Trent University and Brandon University  | Trent University or Brandon University  | 

    Interdisciplinary Opportunities in Rural Aging Research for M.A. Students at Trent University and Brandon University

  • New graduate degree option at Trent University

    Trent University | Peterborough | 

    Students enrolled in a number of graduate programs can obtain a “Collaborative Specialization in Aging Studies” in addition to the MA, MSc, or PhD they earn.

  • S.H.A.R.E. Group

    Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging | McMaster University | 

    Over 55 years of age? S.H.A.R.E. is looking for volunteers to participate in research projects.