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Research practicum application process

Follow these steps to apply for HLSC 4998/4999U Research Practicum for 2017-2018:

Step 1

To ensure you are eligible for a research practicum in 2017-2018, you must:

  • Be entering the fourth year of the Bachelor of Health Science program (Human Health Science specialization, Kinesiology Major or Public Health specialization) or the Bachelor of Allied Health Sciences program for the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Be in clear academic standing with a GPA of 2.65 or higher.
  • Have successfully completed HLSC 3910U* before September 2017.

Please note: HLSC 3910U is a prerequisite for HLSC 4998/4999U.

Step 2

Browse the research practicum projects to select the positions that interest you most.

Please note: You can apply for a maximum of three positions. You must rank your choices in order of preference.

Step 3

Please fill out the research practicum application form for each project you are interested in. When the form is completed, please combine all documents into one PDF containing all items below:

  • Completed application form.
  • A cover letter detailing your interest in this project/position and why you feel you would be a good fit for the position.
  • A copy of your resume.
  • A copy of your transcript (printed off MyCampus is acceptable).

Note: Each project you apply to requires its own PDF, including the application, cover letter, resume and transcript. Please use your name followed by the corresponding project name as listed on the project description (Name of project for application form) as the file name (e.g., Adam Smith – Abilities Centre; or Adam Smith – Murphy - Project 1; the name will vary if the tutor has more than one project).

Step 4

Please email your applications to Michelle Sutcliffe, Program Assistant, Health Science and Graduate Programs, no later than noon on Friday, March 3.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact Dr. Manon Lemonde, Research Practicum Course Co-ordinator, or Michelle Sutcliffe. If you have questions regarding a specific project, please direct your inquiry to the supervisor listed on the project description page. Good luck!

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