Applying for Membership
If you are interested in applying for membership to the MCNHR, please provide us with:
- Your contact information;
- A letter of request outlining why you are interested in becoming a member;
- Most recent copy of your CV/resume; and
- A letter of support from your supervisor, manager, or director that they encourage and support your membership in the MCNHR
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Categories of Membership
- Research Affiliates
Are individuals who normally hold a full-time academic appointment in the College of Nursing or another College/Faculty at the University of Manitoba or other University and who, as a result of his/her nursing and/or health research expertise and achievements, and/or interest in participating in research related activities desire an affiliation with the MCNHR which would be of mutual benefit to both the Centre and the individual. There is no salary associated with the appointment. The individual is expected to contribute to and share in the research activities of the Centre. Research Affiliates will normally hold a doctoral degree but may also possess a Master’s degree and several years of experience.
- Professional Affiliates
Are individuals who is primarily employed by a health care, education or research organization (or other related organization), who as a result of that employment, desires an affiliation with the Centre that would be of mutual benefit to both the Centre and the individual. Individuals who hold professional research appointments as research administrators, grant facilitators or research coordinators are also eligible to apply. There is no salary associated with the appointment and membership is free. The individual is expected to contribute to and share in the research activities of the Centre.
- Graduate Student Affiliates
Membership is open to all current graduate students in the College of Nursing or current graduate students in the PhD program in Applied Health Sciences, Interdisciplinary PhD, or other program whose advisor is a member of the College of Nursing. Graduate Student Affiliates are eligible for MCNHR awards, services and resources, and are expected to contribute to and share in the research activities of the MCNHR.
Benefits and Responsibilities of Membership
Members are eligible to access a variety of research support services and funding opportunities provided by the MCNHR.
Members are expected to participate in the MCNHR Research Seminar Series, contribute to committees of the MCNHR, and participate in the annual meeting of the MCNHR. They are also expected to submit notification of any new research funding, honors, awards, distinctions, publications presentations and innovative knowledge products as news for our monthly congratulations which will be incorporated in the MCNHR annual report.