Generic Job Descriptions

Grant and Contract Supported Research Staff

These are model generic task descriptions, intended to illustrate typical duties at each level and to suggest both a level of complexity for these duties and the skills required to successfully perform the tasks.

The use of the generic job descriptions is mandatory for all contractual staff paid from grants and external contracts. They are an important tool in supporting salary equity as well as in fostering employee retention in the management of human resources in the research field. 

The Salary scales for Grant and Contract Supported Research Staff provides the titles and levels of each job description used for grant and contract supported research staff. The job descriptions are found below.

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