RESEARCH NURSE COORDINATOR
JOB NO.: 96084-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 96084-AS
Working Title: Research Nurse Coordinator
Official Title: CLIN NURSE SPECIALIST(R44DN) or ASSOC CLIN NURSE SPEC(R44FN)
Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 09, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree in nursing required
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
2-5 years experience in a clinical setting; experience in a research environment is highly desirable. Experience in pediatrics preferred.
Title and pay rate will be determined at the time of hire based on candidate qualifications and experience.
License or certificate:
Current WI Registered Nurse licensure
The Research Nurse Coordinator will work in collaboration with physicians, nurse practitioners, counselors and other office and hospital staff under the general supervision of the principal investigator and the department's senior research nurse coordinator to assure the smooth operation of multiple clinical investigations. The Research Nurse Coordinator will demonstrate a high level of competence and clinical expertise by implementing research protocols as well as providing direct patient care and professional nursing services that may be necessary to meet the requirements of research studies including clinical drug trials. Studies may focus on comparison of vaccines, use of biologic preparations to prevent respiratory infections in at-risk children, prevention of obesity, group A streptococcal infections in children, probiotic use on immune cell function, critical congenital heart disease screening in newborns, to name a few.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
- Successful applicants will have database experience with a variety of platforms including HealthLink, Excel, REDCap, Oncore and FilePro.
- Successful applicants will be energetic, enthusiastic, self-motivated, will have excellent organizational skills, and will be capable of working with a team to execute studies efficiently. Must be able to coordinate multiple studies simultaneously.
- Must have excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with supervisors, colleagues, research team, parents and children.
- This vacancy is being announced in tandem with the Research Specialist PVL #96082. Please note that only one vacancy exists. One person will be hired to fill the position under either the Research Nurse Coordinator or the Research Specialist title.
Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload your resume and cover letter and provide three references within the application process. For maximum consideration your cover letter should highlight your experience and skills as they relate to the listed qualifications.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Sep 20 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Oct 4 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time