CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR
JOB NO.: 91293-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/SURGERY/SURGERY ADMIN
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 91293-AS
Working Title: Clinical Research Coordinator
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Hiring Department: A539700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/SURGERY ADMIN
FTE: 80% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 26, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $38,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
BA or BS required; Bachelor's in biological sciences or health-related field preferred. Master's preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Experience coordinating a clinical research trial involving pharmaceutical or biological products is preferred. A minimum of seven years of experience is required for appointment at the senior level. Prefix assignment determined by years of relevant work experience.
License or certificate:
ACRP, SOCRA or other clinical research certification or intent to obtain certification is preferred.
The Department of Surgery is looking for a seasoned Clinical Research Coordinator for their Office of Clinical Research. This position involves study coordination of multiple clinical trials conducted by Department of Surgery investigators. This involves the daily management of subjects enrolled in clinical trials and the administrative management of clinical trial activity for industry-sponsored, NIH-funded, and investigator-initiated trials. Candidates with a sales background, worked with political campaigns, or experience managing complex projects and/or events will be considered.
The ideal candidate will be proactive, maintain a positive attitude, possess superior organizational skills, pay close attention to detail and require minimal supervision. The ability to clearly and effectively communicate with patients and medical professionals is required. The candidate must be able to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, quickly read and understand complex study documents and integrate knowledge of GCP into daily activities. Coordinators must readily adapt to various web-based data entry systems used for studies.
Studies may require a Coordinator remain in-house for an extended number of hours (e.g. 14) while a subject participates in an intervention period. Must have flexible work schedule, able to work extended days (e.g. 14 hours), evenings and weekends as needed. This position requires on-call status for subject recruitment, enrollment, and subject monitoring. Coordinators are required to complete the following training: HIPAA, human subjects protection training, biosafety shipping and laboratory safety.
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel software is required. GroupWise experience is helpful but not required.
A caregiver background check will be conducted.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Instructions to applicants:
Please apply through Apply Now link. You will be asked to submit a cover letter and resume.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: 07 Jul 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 21 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time