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Job Offer - Professeur.e adjoint.e (UdeM - démographie)

The Department of Demography at Université de Montréal invites applications for a full-time professorship leading to tenure at the rank of assistant in demography, more specifically the demography of industrialized countries and public policies.

Apply by November 1st by sending your application to [email protected]

Details here: Job OFFER (Université de Montréal - Demography)

October 5, 2022, 01:20 PM

Statistics Canada – CRDCN Data Analytics Internship: deadline to apply September 5th

The deadline to apply for the Statistics Canada-RCCDR data analysis internship is September 5th.

You are eligible to apply if you meet the following criteria:

  • You are currently enrolled as a part-time or full-time graduate student (Masters or PhD);
  • You have experience with applying traditional statistical techniques (e.g. regression, and or data science techniques (i.e. machine learning) to manipulate and analyze data;
  • You have experience with using statistical packages such as R, Python, SAS or Stata; and
  • You meet the minimum age requirement in the province/territory of work.
August 30, 2022, 02:37 PM

The Annual CRDCN National Policy Challenge is back!

Every year, the CRDCN organizes in collaboration with SAS and Statistics Canada a competition for graduate students interested in quantitative statistics and public policies to make a difference by using confidential micro-data in order to inform the Canadian policy-making in the real world and to propose innovative policy solutions.

The deadline to submit your application is November 7, 2022. Good luck to everyone!

For more details or to apply, visit the CRDCN's website.

August 30, 2022, 02:20 PM

Latest available datasets (Statistics Canada)

Professional Opportunities

CRDCN Director

CRDCN is seeking an Executive Director effective April 1, 2023. Professor S. Martin Taylor is stepping down after seven years of exceptional leadership. A recruitment committee, chaired by Andy Bjerring, former chairman of the CRDCN Board of Directors, has been created to guide the process of selecting his successor.

To learn more and to apply: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3166972862/?capColoOverride=true

Member of the Board of Directors of the RCCDR

In addition, CRDCN is inviting nominations from individuals who may wish to serve on the CRDCN Board of Directors. We are looking for strategic thinkers and innovative, collaborative leaders who are committed to the Network's mission and mandate. CRDCN is currently seeking applicants with expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Federal and/or provincial government administration
  • Experience in the private sector, in particular in the management of IT and data infrastructures
  • Change management
  • Financial management
  • Government Relations

You have until September 9 to send your application to [email protected].

To learn more, visit the website.

July 29, 2022, 11:19 AM

New datasets available at QICSS

CADRISQ - New data access centre on the campus of McGill university

As of December 13, 2021, a new data access centre (CADRISQ) will open on the campus of McGill university. This location will allow the Institut de la statistique du Québec to get closer to researchers and to facilitate the access to research data. The new center, with a capacity of 16 workstations, is located at 680, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, 6th floor, office 624, Montreal. Any researcher who has obtained access to a research file can now make an appointment to come and work at the CADRISQ McGill, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Please contact [email protected] to reserve your workstation.

 

December 13, 2021, 02:16 PM

Postdoctoral Fellowship - Social mobility, education, and skill development (quantitative), INRS

Xavier St-Denis, Assistant Professor in Social Inequalities at the National Institute for Scientific Research/Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Centre Urbanisation Culture Société, in Montréal, is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow for projects on postsecondary education pathways and skills development in Canada. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in quantitative methods and an interest in the analysis of longitudinal and administrative datasets. Anyone interested must apply by January 3, 2022 to Xavier St-Denis. For more information, click here.

Call for papers | 7th LEER Conference on Education Economics

The Leuven Economics of Education Research Centre (LEER) of the Faculty of Economics and Business at KU Leuven will hold a conference on Education Economics on March 31 and April 1, 2022. Featuring guest speaker Catherine Haeck, Academic Director of the QICSS laboratory at UQAM, this conference seeks to explore the use of economic and econometric techniques to study educational issues. You must submit your proposal to [email protected] by January 14, 2022 at the latest. You can find the details here.