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We have some exciting news to share with you! 

Kathleen Walsh joined the team in April and will be serving as the interim Executive Director for the next year while I’m away on parental leave starting in May.

Evidence for Democracy was asked by the Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, to provide feedback on the creation of a Chief Science Officer (CSO) for Canada. We consulted science policy experts, international best practices, and surveyed our approximately 15 000 supporters across Canada in order to guide our recommendations.

15 month full-time employment position ending May 2017 with possibility of continued employment.

Join the conference here: http://youtu.be/LIJEzDarUIo or click play below (note: if broadcast/stream starts at 8pm EST,  please click refresh on your browser). 

Check out our Executive Director, Dr. Katie Gibbs' letter to the new Prime Minister of Canada that was recently featured on CBC's The Current. 

You can listen to Katie and the entire segment on letters with calls for action from Justin Trudeau here: http://bit.ly/1LBxBp8