Research Nurse, Senior

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Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Performs all required nursing processes and procedures concomitant with the research protocols.
  • Participates in protocol development by drafting study protocols and/or reviewing potential protocols to evaluate their effect on standard nursing procedures. Participate in protocol review to evaluate feasibility.
  • Interview and evaluate potential participants to ensure they meet eligibility requirements; instruct participants concerning protocol and assist in the consenting procedure. Schedule and/or coordinate the scheduling of required laboratory tests and/or exams. Assess participants for evidence of drug toxicity, unexpected side effects or other problems, and notify principal investigator; recommend dosage adjustments per protocol.
  • Assist with the training and support of clinical staff.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level experience required.
  • RN licensure and graduation from an accredited nursing program required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience is required.
Preferred Qualifications-Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. FLSAExempt Full Time/Part TimeFull TimeNumber of Hours Worked per Week40 Job FTE1.0Work CalendarFiscalJob CategoryResearchBenefits EligibleYes - Full Benefits Rate of PayDOECompensation Typesalary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE) Grade10 Career Stream and LevelPC3Job FamilyClinical Research Job FunctionResearch Type of criminal background check required:Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive) Number of Vacancies1 Target Hire Date Expected End Date Contact Information for CandidatesMaria Gordon,[email protected] 520-626-5472 Open Date8/26/2020Open Until FilledYesDocuments Needed to ApplyResume and Cover LetterSpecial Instructions to Applicant Diversity StatementAt the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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