Clinical Trial Compliance Administrator

Lexington, KY
Sep 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The position serves as an education and compliance expert regarding federal regulations governing is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world. Clinical research trials must be registered and reported in the publically accessible data base as required by Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health, International Committee of Medical Journal Editors, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. This position will administer the University of Kentucky's program, including registration and reporting. The position is responsible for writing, implementing, and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures and University policies, developing training programs for investigators, providing one-on-one assistance for investigator-initiated trials, preparing reports to ensure compliance and to keep institutional leadership updated, and coordinating the program with other compliance offices including Office of Sponsored Projects Administration, Office of Research Integrity, and Office of Corporate Compliance.

Job Title
Clinical Trial Compliance Administrator

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
40130:Sponsored Projects Administration

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; repetitive motion related to computer use


Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm


Ability to communicate for effective relationships, ability to establish working relationships across a variety of departments, centers, and administrative offices, current and relevant experience with analysis and reporting of data, preferably related to clinical trials, knowledge of University policies and procedures and federal regulations

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

PhD in health related, research, or clinical field

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents