Smart Prosperity Institute's recent accomplishments in translating cutting-edge policy research into efficient, effectual and equitable climate policy have put us on a growth trajectory and our Policy Team is growing! We are looking for a new Research Associate to assist in the mobilization and translation of knowledge from Canadian academics, and in the production of high-quality research reports and policy briefs, to influence policy-makers and businesspeople to support the adoption of innovative policies and programs that benefit both the environment and people.
Reporting to the Senior Research Associates and the Director, Policy, the successful candidate will have a graduate level degree, preferably in environmental economics, business or a related field and possess very strong written research and writing and analytical thinking skills. Knowledge of clean innovation policy in Canada is a strong asset. Preference will be given to bilingual (French/English) candidates and/or those with skills in quantitative analysis.
Deadline to apply is July 30th at midnight EST. For additional details see the attached job description.
Why Smart Prosperity Institute?
Smart Prosperity Institute (formerly Sustainable Prosperity) is a national research network and policy think tank based at the University of Ottawa. We deliver world-class research and work with public and private partners – all to advance practical policies and market solutions for a stronger, cleaner economy.