Research Associate Clinical I

The Markey Cancer Center (MCC) department of Core Support is seeking a Research Associate Clinical I (CRA I) to work with the MCC Early Therapeutics study team (CRAs, CRNs, Nurse Manager and Principal Investigators).

Will enter and manage clinical and demographic data for all levels (Phase I-II) clinical trials. Abstracted data includes information necessary for use by the study sponsor to determine past medical history, treatment details, adverse events and patient outcomes.

This person will also assist in designing a system for organizing, planning and controlling workflow related to the conduct of clinical studies and protocols.

The CRA I will help the study team in preparing for monitoring visits and audits and ensure compliance with all federal and local agencies including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and local Institutional Review Board (IRB).

This position will also assist investigators in enrollment of subjects onto research protocols.

Job Title
Research Associate Clinical I

Requisition Number

Working Title
CRA I - Data Manager

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time at computer; occasional lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.


Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (40.0 hours)


Microsoft Office Suite, Oncore, remote data entry systems

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred background in clinical research. Bachelor's degree in health related field plus more than one year related experience.

Deadline to Apply

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter