CIHR Member Recruitment for New Standing Committees




CIHR is looking for members for two new standing committees:

Help shape our science policy by applying to the Standing Committee on Science - Apply by May 20, 2022

Help shape the work of our 13 Institutes by applying to the Standing Committee on Institutes - Apply by May 27, 2022

Members from all communities are encouraged to apply, especially those from groups historically underrepresented in research, including Black, Indigenous, and racialized communities; LGBTQ2S+ communities; Francophone communities; and persons with disabilities.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

External Deadline

CIHR’s Standing Committee on Science

External Deadline

CIHR’s Standing Committee on Institutes

How to Apply

Interested individuals are invited to apply by sending the following documents to CIHR’s Governance Secretariat:

  • a letter of interest (maximum 1000 words), which makes reference to qualifications, expertise, and the perspective they would bring to the work of the Standing Committee;
  • a curriculum vitae; and
  • a completed self-identification questionnaire. (All applicants will be asked to complete the self-identification questionnaire upon submission of their application.)
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