Soc/Clin Research Specialist

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Permanent Staff (SHRA)

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Soc/Clin Research Specialist - Journey

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Soc/Clin Research Specialist

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Budgeted Hiring Range:

$50,825 - $68,833

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Full-Time Permanent

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Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm

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Position Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Department Description:

The UNC Diabetes Care Center provides coordinated, comprehensive health care to patients with diabetes mellitus in a cost-effective manner. Additionally, the Center is a resource for the education of physician, allied health professionals, and lay people. Finally, and most pertinent to this position, the Center’s Clinical Trials Unit is involved in pursuing research aimed at developing improved diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diabetes and obesity. The Center maintains an administrative office in Burnett- Womack, and a clinic/clinical trials unit at Meadowmont, where this position is located.

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 primary purpose of this position is to function as a senior coordinator, carrying out all aspects of clinical trials in diabetes and/or weight loss. This includes managing IRB submissions, regulatory and start-up work, study patient visits, data collection and quality assurance, as well as involvement in training new staff and supervising research associates.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the field assigned and one year of related training or experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Experience with IRB submissions.
Experience with clinical trials data collection and entry.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least one year experience as clinical trials coordinator. Knowledge of or experience with diabetes mellitus.

Position/Schedule Requirements:

Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens, Overtime occasionally

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Posted: 2/19/2021
Application Due: 5/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time