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Associate Director, Knowledge Management; Kingston, Frontenac, and Lennox & Addington Public Health

Kingston, Ontario
Deadline December 6, 2013

Full Time (1.0 FTE)

KFL&A Public Health, an accredited local public health agency affiliated with Queen’s University, serves to promote and protect the health of the more than 180,000 residents of Kingston, Frontenac, and Lennox & Addington area.

KFL&A Public Health has an opening for a Associate Director, Knowledge Management. The Knowledge Management Division supports and contributes to best practice in public health by promoting and contributing to surveillance, evaluation, research and informatics. Reporting to the Associate Medical Officer of Health, the Associate Director is responsible for planning, leading, organizing, and managing knowledge management services, structures and processes to support the agency’s mission, values and strategic direction.

The ideal candidate will have academic and research training at a master’s level in a relevant field (Doctoral level training preferred) and be eligible for an academic appointment (adjunct) at Queen's University. Five years Public Health experience, including experience in program development, program evaluation, research, surveillance, informatics and teaching or a combination thereof, as well as, previous management and leadership experience is required. Previous establishment of a program of research, preferably peer-reviewed and externally funded, including successful dissemination of research activities, including but not limited to peer-reviewed publications and presentations is also necessary.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply by December 6, 2013 to: Human Resources, KFL&A Public Health [email protected]. We thank all those who take the time to apply, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.