Multiple Myeloma Program Coordinator

Job description

Hyde Park Campus

2012217 Medicine-Hematology/Oncology

About the Unit
On behalf of the Myeloma Director/Lead PI, the incumbent will act as a liaison between research collaborators including but not limited to pharmaceutical sponsors, sub-investigators and the Personalized Cancer Care Consortium (PCCC) to oversee the advancement of clinical trials from concept through publication.

Job Information

Job Summary:

The Multiple Myeloma Program Coordinator's responsibilities may include the following duties: transcribing and coding data; developing data collection instruments; presenting research findings at staff meetings, seminars, and scientific conferences; assisting with building databases; and recruiting and scheduling research subjects.


  • Writing and submission of Letters of Intent and protocol concepts.
  • Research and writing protocol proposals.
  • Interfacing with pharmaceutical sponsors.
  • Assist in recruiting study collaborators (sub-sites).
  • Liaison to research consortiums during protocol development including PCCC, MMRC and Polish Myeloma Consortium (PMC).
  • Collaborate with basic research team for collection and analysis of correlative research - Samples associated with clinical trials.
  • Assist in securing and monitoring protocol funding.
  • Data extraction and interim reporting.
  • Synthesis and analysis of data outcome.
  • Prepare study reports for oncology conferences and other publications including abstracts, poster and oral presentations, manuscripts and other scientific reports.
  • Write and provide support for grant applications.
  • Interfacing with members of the Myeloma team in the capacity of assisting the program director in coordinating the overall research activities.

  • Ability to train others required.
  • Knowledge in relevant scientific field required.
  • Knowledge of research techniques or methods required.
  • Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures required.
  • Analytical skills required.
  • Problem-solving skills required.
  • Attention to detail required.
  • Organizational skills required.
  • Verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office required.

Additional Requirements

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in a field relevant to the research being conducted required.
  • Advanced degree in a field relevant to the research being conducted preferred.
  • One year of relevant research experience required.

Required Documents:
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application

Benefit Eligibility

Pay Frequency

Pay Range
Depends on Qualifications

Scheduled Weekly Hours


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Drug Test Required?

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Health Screen Required?

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Job No:
Posted: 11/8/2018
Application Due: 1/7/2019
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