CRC Intermediate or Senior, Licensed
Working Title: CRC Intermediate or Senior, Licensed
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Department of Surgery
Posting Date: 07-13-2018
The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia is currently seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator Intermediate or Senior, Licensed. The incumbent is responsible for the development and coordination of clinical trials within the Department of Surgery. The incumbent works with the investigator, human subjects, IRB, University and the company and/or government sponsor to ensure smooth, accurate progress of clinical trials from the planning stage through trial completion and post-study closure. Duties include budget and grant preparation and support of financial accountability, coordination of subject recruitment and consent, coordination of the scheduling of study procedures and research visits, and collection of study data. In addition, the incumbent monitors subjects and provides quality assurance and regulatory maintenance for studies.
The successful candidate is required to have a Bachelor's degree. An Associate's degree in nursing can substitute for a Bachelor's if degree is from an accredited nursing program and the candidate has a licensed to practice in the state of Virginia.
To be considered for the Intermediate level, candidates must have at least three years of clinical research experience. A related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience. Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) certification is required within one year of eligibility.
To be considered for the Senior level, candidates must have at least five years of clinical research experience and have some supervisory experience. Related graduate degree may substitute for three years of experience. Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) certification required. 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.
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Ability to work collaboratively as a team member or independently as appropriate.
2. Working knowledge of federal, state, local and institutional regulations that govern clinical trials.
3. Ability to communicate successfully both in writing and verbally to a diverse population.
4. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must.
5. Ability to recruit and screen potential research participants.
6.Proficient in computer applications, working knowledge of various database and software programs. Ability to keep detailed record and manage and analyze confidential data.
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