RESEARCH COORDINATOR

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Mar 21, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The research coordinator will be required to conduct the subject enrollment and follow up for patients in genetics-related studies. Responsibilities include assessing eligibility, consenting individuals into the study, managing the survey data collection, and entering survey data into study databases. In addition, the research coordinator will be responsible for patient follow-up via phone and email. He/she will assist in other tasks related to the studies including coordination of and preparation for study meetings, presentation and publication of results, and preparation of reports. The individual must be organized and able to prioritize.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: BA/BS in scientific or related field and 1 to 2 years professional experience in clinical research data management/clinical trial/clinical research experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, flexibility, attention to detail, and comfort working independently. Comfort in a medical setting, handling confidential information, and patient contact in person and on the telephone is essential. Familiarity of genetics, basic medical terminology, and abstraction of clinical data is preferred.
* Effective written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
* Detail oriented
* Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently
* Knowledge of IRB and human research protection regulations
* Experience with Microsoft Office suite required

COMPETENCIES:

Action Oriented; Boss Relationships; Ethics and Values; Integrity and Trust; Interpersonal Savvy; Learning on the Fly; Listening; Organizing; Planning; Priority Setting; Self-Knowledge; Standing Alone; Technical Learning; Time Management

Reference Number: 40-25338

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: CC-Cancer Center

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