Job opportunity for PhD students at Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO).

Are you interested in doing your Ph.D. studies as part of an international research project?

The University Partnership on Plagiarism Prevention (PUPP) team, composed of 65 researchers and collaborators from various disciplines and countries, is looking for two PhD students starting September 2023. This is the perfect opportunity to study with a team that can train you.



The PUPP proposes a unique research project on teaching and learning digital scrapbooking strategies (DSS) to prevent plagiarism. DSS facilitate the search for information on the web, the integration of this information into the writing and the referencing of authors used in the production of academic work.


We are looking for two students for a PhD project on the teaching and learning of DSS at the university level. Candidates will carry out their doctoral training with a director and a codirector within the interdisciplinary team of the PUPP. Visit the website of the PhD program at the UQO for more details: 


  1. Duration: 5 years
  2. Where: Université du Québec en Outaouais, Alexandre Taché Campus (on site).
  3. Tasks: Research tasks (writing, writing review, coding), attending PUPP meetings and more!
  4. Salary: $25,000.00/year


  1. Hold a Master of Education and be enrolled in the PhD program in Education at l’UQO in September 2023.
  2. Speak, read and write in French and in English fluently.
  3. Documents needed to apply :
    1. Up-to-date CV
    2. Cover letter
    3. Draft of your DSS-related research project (500 words)
    4. Reference on request


  1. Initiative and autonomy
  2. Planning and organization
  3. Teamwork: multidisciplinary, multicultural and international
  4. Analytical skills
  5. Effective communication

Suggested references on DSS: Click HERE

Send the requested documents no later than January 15, 2023, to the Director of the PUPP, Professor Martine Peters.

Feedback will be given to successful applicants only. Thank you for your interest!