RESEARCH SPECIALIST - PEDIATRICS
JOB NO.: 90100-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 90100-AS
Working Title: Research Specialist - Pediatrics
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN)
Hiring Department: A536700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/PEDIATRICS/PEDIATRICS
FTE: 80% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 03, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Advertised Salary: Minimum $45,000 Maximum $60,702 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelor's degree required, preferably in health sciences or related field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: A minimum of three years experience working in clinical research is strongly preferred. Experience in pediatrics and with pediatric phlebotomy is desirable.
Position Summary: Applying knowledge of methods and regulatory requirements for pediatric clinical research protocols, the Research Specialist works closely with the program administrator, research nurses and investigators to meet research goals. The incumbent maintains knowledge of clinical research principles and specific study guidelines to assist the research nurses and investigators in organizing patient study participation. The incumbent interfaces with other departments within the hospital, clinics, and referral area as necessary to identify, collect and disseminate patient and protocol information.
Additional Information: Successful applicants will be energetic, enthusiastic, and self-motivated, will have excellent organizational skills, and will be capable of working with a team to execute studies efficiently. Must be able to coordinate multiple studies simultaneously.
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with supervisors, colleagues, research team, parents and children.
A caregiver background check will be conducted.
A valid driver's license and eligibility is required for Car Fleet usage.
Contact: Brittney Moan
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to applicants: To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter within the application process.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 30 Mar 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 28 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time