News Province Looks to Hire a Chief Science Officer SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Wednesday, Mar. 15th, 2017 The province needs your help recruiting Ontario’s first Chief Science Officer. The provincial government is looking for your input on the skills and experience you would like to see the person in this position have. The government is hoping this role will strengthen science and innovation across the province and make Ontario a top destination for global research talent. You can give your suggestion on what you want to see on the provinces website. Your input is due by March 27th and the province will report back in the spring.