Career and Training Opportunities

Career and Training Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Visit UBC Human Resources to check for job vacancies at the CHHM.

Current Opportunities for Students

  • CHHM Core Member, Dawn Mackey is welcoming applications from prospective MSc and PhD students from a range of backgrounds including kinesiology, human kinetics, exercise physiology, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, public health, biostatistics, and epidemiology.

Read the details of Dr. Mackey's graduate level training position to find out more.


Studentship opportunities for prospective PhD students

CHHM Core Member, Dr. Maureen Ashe is recruiting for a doctoral student to work with an existing longitudinal cohort study of older adults couples. The main aim for Linked Lives is to investigate factors, such as social connections and interpersonal dynamics, between couples that may affect behaviour and health outcomes. Study variables include a combination of questionnaires, accelerometry (to describe physical activity, sedentary behaviour etc.), and biomarkers. The doctoral student would work within Dr. Ashe’s Community Mobility Lab, located at the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, at the VGH Campus. An ideal candidate will have a strong background in psychology, health behaviours and statistical methods. Please contact Dr. Ashe at


Resident Opportunities

Visit UBC Department of Orthopaedics for available Resident Opportunities.

General Trainee Opportunities

Undergraduate or graduate students who seek an opportunity to train with CHHM faculty are encouraged to link their interests with those of specific faculty members and to contact them directly through their home academic departments.

Visit UBC Faculty of Graduate Studies for more information.