About Us: Research Opportunities for Students

The following project(s) are research opportunities for students to gain experience in the field of bioethics. For any questions regarding these posts, please email the contact person listed with each project directly.


Position: Volunteer Studentship
Location: Mount Sinai Hospital and/or Bridgepoint
Contact: Rebecca Greenberg, Senior Bioethicist, rebecca.greenberg@sinaihealth.ca
Volunteer or Paid Position: Volunteer
Position details:The Bioethics Department at Sinai Health offers studentship opportunities to students interested in bioethics. Students are matched with a supervisor and location (Mount Sinai Hospital and/or Bridgepoint) depending on their interests and available projects. The studentship is ideal for those with an interest in ethical issues in women's and infants' health (including antenatal, perinatal, neonatal, fertility, labor and delivery, etc.) and complex care, rehab and adult medicine etc.

Eligiblity: We accept students from the traditional bioethics-feeder disciplines, including philosophy, medicine, nursing, social work, law, religious studies, as well as other clinical, humanities and social science disciplines.
Hours: The volunteer studentship in the academic year is centered on a project to be determined together by the student and supervisor.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2020 (Summer deadline), July 15, 2020 (Fall deadline)
Applications Must Include: (1) full CV, (2) writing sample, (3) names of 2 referees (4) a letter of intent describing: (a) why you are interested in a volunteer studentship; (b) your background in bioethics to date ; (c) topics in bioethics that you would be interested in researching and writing about during a studentship.