|The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium (CANUE)|
|Usability Testers for HDC (6 positions available)|
|Part Time (Contract)|
|Job Start Date (Expected):|
The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium (CANUE) in partnership with the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, has launched the HealthyDesign.City (HDC) project. This initiative leverages large amounts of data on environmental exposures and urban form factors (air pollution, heat islands, active transportation potential) that impact public health in cities across Canada. HDC is building online data visualization and analysis tools enabling seamless evaluation and reporting on how these factors are distributed across cities and how various populations and neighbourhoods are differentially impacted by them. Ultimately, HDC tools will make information about the health effects of Canadian communities’ built environment accessible to urban planners, public health professionals, policy makers, community organizers and engaged citizens. Remote user experience testing of the prototype HDC tools will take place from February 1st to May 30th, 2022. The test sessions will walk users through a series of tasks and scenarios to identify ways to improve overall user experience before our open deployment.
In this position, usability testers will:
Hours: 6-9 hours/week (according to test user availability)Start date: January 17th, 2021 Deadline: Interested candidates should send their resume, cover letter and portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 8th, 2021. Pay: $27/hour