We're hiring - Research Assistants!

The Coalition of Hamilton Indigenous Leadership is hiring two Indigenous post-secondary students to support the Indigenous Histories of Hamilton project.

Please see the job descriptions below and contact CHIL Admin to submit your resume or for more information.

Archival
Research Assistant

Are you an Indigenous post-secondary student skilled in gathering information and data from library archives (online and in person)?

CHIL is hiring an Archival Research Assistant to help engage the Indigenous community of Hamilton in documenting the Indigenous histories of Hamilton.

 

Working as part of a team, the Indigenous Archival Research Assistant will gather and digitize Indigenous historical data - news articles, reports, and other media about the Indigenous community of Hamilton over the past 50+ years.

The goal of the Indigenous Histories of Hamilton project is to gather and publish multimedia resources documenting the care, movements, and moments that have shaped the Indigenous community we see in Hamilton today.

Download the Archival Research Assistant Job Description

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Knowledge Translation & Dissemination
Research Assistant

Are you an Indigenous post-secondary student skilled in sharing ideas through social media?

CHIL is hiring a Knowledge Translation & Dissemination (KTD) Research Assistant to help engage the Indigenous community of Hamilton in documenting the Indigenous histories of Hamilton.

 

Working with a team, the KTD Research Assistant will share Indigenous historical data  with the Indigenous community of Hamilton through CHIL's website and social media.  The KTD Research Assistant will also invite Indigenous community members to share their experiences through regular giveaways.

The goal of the Indigenous Histories of Hamilton project is to gather and publish multimedia resources documenting the care, movements, and moments that have shaped the Indigenous community we see in Hamilton today.

Download the Knowledge Translation & Dissemination Research Assistant Job Description