Clinical Research Senior, Licensed
Working Title: Clinical Research Senior, Licensed
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Center for Diabetes Technology
Posting Date: 03-28-2018
The University of Virginia's School of Medicine is seeking a Clinical Research Senior, Licensed, for a 32 hour per week salaried position. The incumbent will work in a shared position with Center for Diabetes Technology (Fontaine Research Park) and Pediatric Endocrinology (Battle Building). The incumbent collaborates with a Principal Investigator, other research coordinators, and clinical support staff in the performance of the clinical trials; collects and analyzes clinical research data; prepares appropriate documentation; and ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies. Incumbent is responsible for maintaining quality management, and study documentation of the trial portfolio.
An Associate's degree based on medical specialty and at least six years of clinical research experience is required. Related graduate degree may substitute for three years of experience.
Qualified applicants must possess excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally, as well as have the ability to plan and execute tasks; strong organizational skills; the ability to clearly articulate specific information in the area of subject matter expertise; the ability to recruit and screen potential research participants; the ability to work independently and as part of a team; ability to keep detailed records and manage and analyze confidential data. Advanced knowledge of clinical research, human subjects research ethics, and IRB procedures. Demonstrate knowledge of a specific area of subject matter expertise. Proficient knowledge of medical terminology and medical records. Knowledge of Type I Diabetes Mellitus patients. Knowledge of electronic study management tools is preferred.
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Ability to work with human subjects, specifically Type I Diabetes Mellitus patients.
2. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
3. Ability to perform medical assessments, including EKG, vitals, blood draw on study participants.
4. Ability to independently plan and execute tasks.
5. Knowledge of sponsored trials and proficient knowledge of medical terminology.
6. Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally.
7. Ability to recruit and screen potential research participants.
8. Ability to work independently and as part of a team and to work with senior leaders to accomplish goals.
9. Ability to maintain detailed, organized records.
10. Knowledge of IRB procedures and submission processes along with federal regulations.
11. Ability to clearly articulate specific information in area of subject matter expertise.
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