CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A

Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Posted
Apr 23, 2016

Duties: This position is for a clinical research coordinator who will provide support and collect data for a two complex school-based studies that examine interventions for students with autism ages 5-9 years old in Philadelphia. The clinical research coordinator (CRC) is needed to provide support with developing study materials, recruitment, consenting of participants, quantitative and qualitative data collection, maintaining reliability on school-based observations, management of study documentation, overseeing and managing data entry, database management, initial data analysis, managing 2-3 undergraduate employees, IRB documentation and submissions, and facilitating and maintaining positive working relationships with collaborators.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in psychology or education with 1-3 years experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Previous experience working in urban schools or interacting with families of children with developmental disabilities in educational or direct care settings is desired. Previous experience in a research environment is preferred. The candidate should be proficient with computer programs including MS Office and maintaining databases. Outstanding interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills are essential. He/She should be comfortable doing a variety of tasks, be able to balance multiple commitments, and be comfortable communicating to diverse audiences. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, able to work independently and with a team.

Special Requirements:
Candidates must have a valid driver's license and pass a PA Criminal Background Check, FBI Fingerprinting clearance, and Child Abuse Clearance.

Reference Number: 40-22576

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: PS-Mental Health Services

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research