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Employees of the Council embody its two principle values of excellence and teamwork and enjoy being members of a small, dynamic team working in a fast-paced, challenging, and highly informative environment. A competitive, comprehensive benefits package contributes to making the Council an employer of choice.
For information on current and future employment opportunities, please contact Nancy Neil, Manager, Office Operations at or 613-567-5000 ext. 223.

Current Opportunities

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Internship Program


 Council interns 2012-2013

About the Program

The Council provides graduate students at all levels, as well as post-doctoral fellows, with an opportunity to gain relevant experience in the area of science and technology policy through its internship program. The program exposes successful applicants to the interface of the scientific enterprise and society, helping interns to determine if they have the passion for the work involved. It also provides exposure to a network of contacts beyond academia that will serve them well into the future. Obtain a copy of our Internship Information Package, including details on application deadlines and timelines, here (PDF).

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