CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A

Duties: Coordinate the day-to-day management of alcohol treatment clinical trials, including IRB, NIH and FDA regulatory documentation. Follow study protocols and SOPs to recruit potential research participants, obtain informed consent, administer study assessments, and conduct research interviews. Supervise research staff and train new employees as needed. Meet regularly with the Principal Investigator and study team to identify problems and develop solutions. Implement changes to procedures as needed and monitor results. Maintain tracking databases and produce reports on follow-up rates. Manage study compensation for study participants. Maintain study medication accountability logs.
Submission of continuing reviews, updates/amendments to the University of Pennsylvania IRB, NIAAA, and FDA. Travel between study sites on and off University of Pennsylvania campus via public transportation.

Qualifications: BA/BS with 1-3 years of experience in conducting treatment research in addictions or other psychiatric disorders or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Candidate should have familiarity with the conduct of alcohol clinical trials and diagnostic interviews in-person and over the phone with participants. Experience with IRB continuing reviews and reporting protocol deviations and modifications. Must have good written and verbal communication skills. Careful attention to detail is required for data collection and data management. Must be available to accommodate participants for some evening and weekend study visits. Position contingent upon continued funding.

Reference Number: 40-25717

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: PS-Addictions

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