Job Opportunities

Job openings in the Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy are posted here for the following opportunities:

Teaching opportunities for clinical community partners are posted here.

Status-only and adjunct appointment information and applications are available here.

Faculty Positions

PositionDescriptionStarting DateApplication Closing Date
None currently available
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Teaching Assistant & Sessional Instructional Assistant Positions

Teaching assistant (TA) / Sessional Instructional Assistant (SIA) positions become available every semester.

Course Title & NumberNumber of PositionsStart-End DateApplication Closing Date
None currently available

Research Positions

Research-related positions (trainee, research assistant, research coordinator)  will be posted here as they become available. See “Other Opportunities” below for details on getting involved in our research programs.

Job OpportunityDescriptionApplication Closing Date
Research AssistantTwo positions are available for a part time research assistant from August 2021 to February 2022.
Sport and Belonging is an ongoing, inclusive research project carried out by University of Toronto researchers in a collaboration with Special Olympics Ontario. Three young adults who are Special Olympics athletes are active members of the research team. The research employs qualitative methods (narrative inquiry) to better understand the nature of belonging (what it is like) and identify pathways to belonging (how it happens or not) through sport participation from perspectives of Special Olympics athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities themselves.

Full details and instructions to apply
Open until positions filled
Research Coordinator or PhD Trainee/Research CoordinatorOne Research Coordinator position available for the period September 2021 to March 2023. Applicant will be either Master's or PhD level (completed or in progress).
Sport and Belonging is a funded, ongoing, inclusive research project carried out by University of Toronto researchers in a collaboration with Special Olympics Ontario. Three young adults who are Special Olympic athletes are active members of the research team. The research employs qualitative methods (narrative inquiry) to better understand the nature of belonging (what it is like) and identify pathways to belonging (how it happens or not) through sport participation from perspectives of young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are Special Olympics athletes.

Full details and instructions to apply
Open until position filled

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Clinical Community Teaching Opportunities

Opportunities for the professional practice community to contribute towards training occupational therapy students are listed here.


Other Opportunities

In addition to the research course OCT1120Y, students in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy are encouraged to seek out research opportunities to develop their research skills and knowledge.

The Department of OS & OT welcomes its Year 1 and Year 2 students to serve on the Research Committee. Contact Prof. Behdin Nowrouzi-Kia (behdin.nowrouzi.kia@utoronto.ca), Acting Vice Chair Research and Chair, Research Committee, for further details about serving as a student representative.

Additionally, the Work Study program offers eligible students the chance for part-time employment in Research Labs and on research projects conducted by faculty members.

 

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