Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute has over 1,500 personnel engaged in research in a large variety of disease areas, clinical settings and research laboratories. Clinical research, , laboratory and basic science extend across many health disciplines with VCH, and there is no shortage of opportunities for new and established researchers, trainees and staff.

Current Opportunities

Clinical Research Coordinator, MS & NMO Clinical Trials Group, UBC

The clinical resesarch coordinator is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing and coordinating the activities of clinical research projects for the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) Clinical Trials Group, situated in the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health - UBC Vancouver campus. The coordinator will respond as required to the informational needs of potential subjects, health care workers, and the public regarding MS and NMO research. 

Learn more about the position at UBC Careers.

Clinical Research Coordinator/Research Facilitator, Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation

The Clinical Research Coordinator/Research Facilitator is an operational leader role, responsible for ensuring that the day to day operations for research at the Royal Columbian Hospital. 

The position reports to the Director of Special Initiatives, Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation (RCHF) and supports the objectives of Council for Advancement of Research Efforts (CARE) under the guidance of the Chair of CARE.

Learn more about the position and submit your application to

Part-Time Research Coordinator, VGH Otolaryngology Divison

The Vancouver General Hospital Otolaryngology Division is hiring a part-time research coordinator to support ongoing and new research projects. This research coordinator will work closely with the VGH Otolaryngology faculty members and residents on their respective research projects and will need to have strong time management skills and be proficient in the above tasks with minimal supervision. It is desirable that this individual would have experience with the creation and submission of ethics protocols, familiarity with the review and submission of manuscripts, patient screening and recruitment and facilitation of regular research meetings.  Currently, this position requires 16-20 hours per week. If desired, this position may develop into a full time employment opportunity in the future. 

Submit your application with the subject line "VGH Research Coordinator Candidate - *Your Name*" to Dr. Arif Janjua at

We also welcome graduate students, medical students, health professional students, residents, clinical fellows, and postdoctoral fellows to VCH Research Institute – your work is vital to helping us achieve our vision of healthier lives through discovery.​

For information on joining VCH Research Institute, visit VCH careers website and UBC human resources website.