How to Apply for a Job at CIHR

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research is the federal government agency that provides funding to support the work of thousands of researchers. Through investments in world-class research, CIHR is improving the health of Canadians and people around the world.

We offer a variety of opportunities dependent upon your academic background or professional interests. You can find career opportunities in program management, policy, information technology and management, finance, human resources, communications and more.

General public

Jobs open to all CIHR employees, public servants and to the general public

Public service employees

Jobs open to public service employees.

Scientific Director appointments

CIHR appoints Scientific Directors to lead its Research Institutes on a part-time basis.

Government of Canada jobs

Additional CIHR and Government of Canada job opportunities


Jobs open to students currently enrolled in full or part time studies


CIHR Human resources
160 Elgin Street, 9th floor (4809A)
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0W9
Fax: 613-954-1800

Why work at CIHR

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