Clinical Research Coordinator, Licensed
Working Title: Clinical Research Coordinator, Licensed
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Center for Diabetes Technology
Posting Date: 05-04-2018
The Center for Diabetes Technology seeks a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), Licensed (may consider CRC-Intermediate, Licensed or CRC-Senior, Licensed) located in the Fontaine Research Park. Incumbent works closely with human study subjects, 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, adhering to regulatory guidelines. Incumbent is responsible for maintaining quality management and study documentation of the trial portfolio. As licensed professionals, they perform patient assessments, symptom management and referrals within the scope of their licensure. They work independently and have the authority to adapt methods and procedures to meet the needs of the clinical trial.
CRC, Licensed position requires Associate's degree or higher based on medical specialty and at least one year of applicable experience. CRC - Intermediate, Licensed position requires Associate's degree or higher based on medical specialty with at least four years of clinical research experience. Related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience. CRC-Senior, Licensed position requires Associate's degree or higher based on medical specialty with at least six years of clinical research experience. Related graduate degree may substitute for three years of experience. Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) is typically possessed. For Senior, Master's degree in related field with related work experience may substitute at time of hire, with certification required within one year of certification eligibility.
Position requires knowledge of clinical research and medical terminology and working knowledge of specific study matter - Type I Diabetes Mellitus patients. Must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, as well as the ability to plan and execute tasks; strong organizational skills; the ability to clearly articulate specific information in the area of subject matter expertise. Must have ability to recruit and screen potential research participants and be able to work independently and as part of a team. Successful candidate will be able to maintain detailed records and manage and analyze confidential data. Knowledge of human subject research ethics, IRB procedures, and electronic study management tools is preferred. The performance of clinical trials may require occasional evening, weekends, and on-call oversight as defined in each study protocol.
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. Ability to perform medical assessments, including EKG, vitals, blood draw on study participants.
3. Comfortable with technology.
4. Excellent oral and written communication in daily interactions.
6. Ability to recruit and screen potential research participants.
7. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
8. Ability to keep detailed records and manage and analyze confidential data.
9. A high level of independence, self-motivation, attention to detail and creativity.
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.
12. Understand the University's educational mission, strategic aims, and programs.
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