Project Coordinator

Fort Worth, TX
Jun 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


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Job Title
Project Coordinator

Family Medicine - 300690

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Department Overview
The Department of Family Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine is a multifaceted, interdisciplinary team of dedicated healthcare providers and researchers who are committed to providing excellence in clinical care, primary care education, and research. Through innovative curricular designs, early clinical experiences, and mentorship, the Department is focused on producing highly competent, caring, and compassionate Family Medicine physicians, helping reduce the shortage of primary care physicians in our Texas communities.

Position Details
The Department of Family Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Project Coordinator to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Coordinate research projects as a member of a research team and perform tasks such as, but not limited to, recruiting, enrolling, consenting and interviewing research subjects, maintaining research files and maintaining research databases as assigned.
* Serve as the Departmental IRB liaison. Responsible for knowing local research and Institutional Review Board regulations and federal research regulations as applicable to this study. Understand the IRB protocol for lab studies and ensure that it is followed.
* Participate in the recording and analysis of research data and in the production of publications and presentations related to the research project.
* Responsible for maintaining study records as directed by other members of the research team.
* Assist in preparing study reports, data and budget reports, to Institutional Review Board and funding agencies.
* Literature searches and Refworks database management.
* Participate in a number of ongoing interdisciplinary research projects related to Human Performance and biomechanics involving both basic and applied techniques.
* Data review and entry.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree from a four-year college or university and two (2) years' experience in the same or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree.
* At least six months of research experience.
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Experience with Microsoft office and management of electronic data.
* An internship or equivalent job experience in a public health/medical or university environment.
* Ability to work with people from all segments of the population.
* Ability to understand, implement and comply with local and federal research regulations.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter with their online application.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with experience

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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday

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Official Job Title
Project Coordinator

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Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

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