CLINICAL RESEARCH FACILITATOR
JOB NO.: 92667-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 92667-AS
Working Title: Clinical Research Facilitator
Official Title: RESEARCHER(E05DN) or ASSOC RESEARCHER(E05FN) or ASST RESEARCHER(E05LN)
Hiring Department: A536000-MEDICAL SCHOOL/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
ANNUAL (12 months)
Degree and Area of Specialization:
PhD in biological or medical sciences is required.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
3 years experience in translational research activity is required.
Prior experience in translational research, clinical research, basic science, and/or grant activities is preferred. Grant writing experience preferred. Knowledge of NIH and other federal regulations is preferred.
3 years of experience in project management, administration, and strategic planning for clinical research or clinical research trial programs is preferred. Prior experience performing these activities in a teaching hospital or clinical trials center is preferred.
Strong computer skills, especially with Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat software is necessary. Must be highly skilled in digital communication and technologies to enhance job efficiency, including email, calendaring, downloading and printing internet resources, file transfers, and file formatting.
License or certificate:
In partnership with individual faculty members and departmental research administration, aid in identifying clinical research problems, developing clinical research projects, approaches and techniques, and preparing NIH and other extramural grant applications and contracts.
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.
The ideal candidate will provide expertise in preparation of critical documents, including but not limited to, clinical protocols, internal and external contracting, clinical development plans, patient brochures, statistical analysis plans, and regulatory documents.
This candidate will embrace personal accountability to meet tight and critical deadlines, and take initiative to support department-related research goals and priorities
This position requires highly effective communication, organizational, and motivational skills. Must have a strong analytical and statistical background, experience in database creation, and possess strong writing proficiency.
Ability and interest in working in a positive, team-focused environment.
Ability to manage multiple detailed projects simultaneously under tight deadlines.
Instructions to applicants:
Please apply by clicking on "Apply Now" and upoad your cover letter and cv. Please elaborate on your research experience in your cover letter.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: Mar 1 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Apr 5 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time