Clinical Research Program Administrator

Job description

Full/Part Time
Full Time

8AM - 5PM

$67,300 - $132,500

Position Information
The Clinical Research Program Administrator will serve as a key team member of the clinical research function in the School of Medicine. The Clinical Research Program Administrator provides support, coordination and leadership for industry sponsored clinical research, government sponsored clinical research, and investigator initiated clinical research, and has an advanced-level working knowledge of data management activities, excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment to independently coordinate, direct and ensure follow through for overall administration and outcome. Additionally, the Clinical Research Program Administrator has oversight and training of new or lower-level clinical research coordinators, the recruiter and schedulers, and other support personnel, coordinating research meetings and acting as a resource.

Minimum Requirements
Thorough knowledge of administrative, budgetary, human resources and financial principles and practices.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong ability to think creatively and independently on concepts requiring advanced analytical skills.
Strong ability to work collaboratively with internal and external peers and managers.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse groups to achieve results.
Academic background and experience in selected area of research preferred.
Proficiency with the operation of a personal computer and software applications, such as MS Word, Endnote, PowerPoint and Excel. Ability to work with and learn new software for data analysis.
Proficiency with reading, comprehending and discussing research materials.
Demonstrated ability to assist in the writing of papers for publication and research proposals.
Analytical skills to evaluate information, practices and procedures, formulate logical and objective conclusions and make recommendations for effective solutions.
Demonstrated knowledge of medical and scientific terminology.

Preferred Qualifications
Solid fundraising experience.

Additional Information
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities'air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey.
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  • Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.

  • In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.

  • U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:

    • Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools

    • Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview





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Posted: 11/29/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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