The University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world. The Department of Psychiatry, Research Operations, is seeking a Research Associate 3. The Research Associate 3 will assist in
handling the entire process of conducting research studies, including
coordination of activities of multiple programs, study participant related
activities such as recruitment, screening, assessments, implementation and
accountability of study intervention(s) including counseling and medications,
follow-up assessments and other tests, data collection and management using
electronic data capture systems, interaction with patient’s treatment team,
preparation of participant reimbursements, assess patient safety and manage
safety reporting. The research associate will ensure that the study is
conducted according to protocol design and will report deviations as they
arise, and maintain study files such as regulatory documents, correspondence,
case report forms and data files – in compliance with all regulatory
requirements and in accordance to Good Clinical Practice. Will perform activities related to regulatory
compliance such as IRB submissions, mandates issued by the study sponsor, and
any other regulatory entity. Particularly,
the incumbent will be an integral part in the recruitment of participants for
existing PTSD, major depressive disorder, addiction, and bipolar studies.
The minimum requirements are as follows: Bachelor’s degree is required.
Five (5) years of relevant work experience in a clinical research environment is
required. Previous experience working
with psychiatric/psychological protocols preferred. Ability to function in multidisciplinary and cross functional teams. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal problem solving skills and be self-motivated. Ability to work independently and collaborate with a team. Ability
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