Clinical Research Project Manager

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Job Title:

Clinical Research Project Manager

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Working Title:

MCCRN Clinical Research Project Manager

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

CCRP, CCRA or other nationally required certification

Physical Requirements:

Job related travel.
Exposure to PC screens.
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.


Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (40 hrs/wk). Occasional work outside these days/hours.

Job Summary:

As Kentucky’s only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, the UK Markey Cancer Center is equipped to deliver leading-edge cancer care and engage in groundbreaking research.

The Markey Cancer Center is committed to reducing cancer mortality and the burden of disease through comprehensive programs and collaborations in cancer research, treatment and education. Through the Markey Cancer Center Research Network (MCCRN), we bring access to important research studies into the communities we serve.

The MCCRN Clinical Research Project Manager will oversee, guide the research activities conducted at external partner facilities located throughout Kentucky and surrounding Appalachia.

The MCCRN Clinical Research Project Manager oversees and administrates the performance of portfolio and sites for the lifecycle of multicenter research studies, including therapeutic and non-therapeutic trials.

Position duties include -research project management, serving as a resource to investigative teams, training, site visits, regulatory oversight, and network operations.

The MCCRN Clinical Research Project Manager ensures quality services to MCCRN sites and UK, MCC faculty and staff.

Duties require application of knowledge of CFR, ICH, SOPs as well as professional techniques of research professionals, project management to navigate and manage the complexities of multicenter oncology clinical research studies.

Under Specific Request 1 – Attach a copy of a Certification of a current nationally recognized credential in research or project management.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Microsoft Professional programs, including Access, Excel, Project, Planner, OneNote, Visio, research databases, HIPAA, HSP, web, data entry.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree with more than ten years experience.
Experience in oncology research strongly preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 2/12/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time