Nurse Consultant

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Posting Information

Position TypePermanent Staff (SHRA)Is this an internal only recruitment?NoPosition TitleNurse Consultant - JourneyWorking TitleNurse ConsultantPosition Number20026375, 20036929, 20036931, 20036932, & 20036939Vacancy IDP011892Budgeted Hiring Range$63,900 - $71,900Pay Band Information

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Salary Grade EquivalentGN13Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-LimitedFull-Time Time-LimitedIf time-limited, estimated duration of appointment2 yearsHours per week40Work Schedule

Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.
Hours may vary based on the needs of the assigned projects

Department Name and NumberGlobl Hlth and Infect Disease-427801Date First Posted08/13/2020Closing Date10/23/2020Position LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Posting CategoryHealth Professional (Physician/Nurse/Other)Department Description

The Division of Infectious Diseases conducts investigator-initiated, industry-funded, NIH funded AIDS prevention and treatment, sexually transmitted infections, other infectious diseases scientific and clinical research, and provides patient care at UNC-Chapel Hill and at sites throughout the world. The University of North Carolina is dedicated to developing and conducting research on HIV prevention, HIV infection as well as conducting research in other infectious diseases

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Position Description


The Nurse Consultant has broad responsibility for the implementation of complex clinical trials. These trials include prevention, treatment, and possible cure of a potentially fatal disease, HIV, COVID-19 as well as sexually transmitted diseases. The Nurse Consultant must have a broad knowledge of adult assessment and common health problems, HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases, medical ethics, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) as well as network and study-specific procedures and data collection. This position is a professional member of the staff and as such is expected to work independently, adhere to all University, Acute/Cure Program, and profession-specific regulations as well as participate in unit-wide activities and exhibit a high degree of accountability for all work. This position may be called upon to participate in the hiring, training, and supervision of new staff. All team members are expected to participate in the Quality Assurance program.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina and two years of experience in the area of specialization.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

This position requires a great deal of autonomy coupled with the ability to seek input, oversight when appropriate.
Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with volunteers, patients, families, staff, physicians, and sponsor representatives from diverse backgrounds.
Must be willing and able to adjust to varying work/time demands.
Candidates must have excellent data documentation skills.
Candidates must have the ability to adjust to rapidly adjust to priorities in a high-paced, high-pressure environment while maintaining patient safety and data quality.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge and experience with clinical research highly preferred.

Bilingual in Spanish and Written verbal and written communication highly preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications Special Physical and Mental RequirementsPosition/Schedule RequirementsEvening work, Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens, Night work occasionally, Overtime occasionally, Weekend work occasionallyPosition AttributesStimulus/ARRA FundedNoQuick Link of Human Resources Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. List of References
Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please select the response below that best describes your experience/education/licensure for the Nurse Consultant position.
    • Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina and 2 years of experience in the area of specialization.
    • Eligible to apply for approval to practice in the state of NC as a Registered Nurse and have 2 years of experience in the area of specialization.
    • None of the above.
  2. * Do you have experience working with a diverse population?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you bilingual in English and Spanish?
    • Yes
    • No




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Posted: 10/6/2020
Application Due: 1/4/2021
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