Research Project Manager

Burlington, VT
Aug 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Research Project Manager Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Work closely with Director and staff of The University of Vermont's Wellness Environment to oversee the day-to-day research operations of the Conrad Hilton grant, which includes one distinct project. Serve as the main point of contact for all Institutional Review Board (IRB) related submissions and correspondence. Prepare and submit applications to external agencies (NIH/NIDA & FDA) to ensure regulatory compliance. Responsible for overseeing monitoring, auditing and quality control of all study sites to include database development, reviewing data for quality assurance, preparing site and treatment group reports for Conrad Hilton, and general project management. Coordinate and contribute to publications. Provide direct supervision to project coordinators. Train and monitor off-site, contracted data collectors to assure adherence to protocol and regulatory requirements. Coordinate and provide direction to subcontractors that establish various study databases and data collection systems.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Bachelor's degree in a related field and three to five years' project management and/or clinical research experience which may include a Master's degree required. Effective communication skills and computer proficiency required.
Desirable Qualifications
Experience running human subject research studies desirable.
Other Information
6 month probationary period is required
Special Conditions Contingent on continued funding, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required Category Biological/Biomedical Sciences Job Type Full-time FLSA Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 38500.00 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 73150.00 Staff Hiring Band Hiring salary budgeted at low end to mid pay band Staff Union Code NU

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 08/01/2017 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Research Specialist Posting Number S1255PO Department Psychiatry/55750 Position Number 00024550 Employee FTE 1.00 Employee Term 12

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.