Research Laboratory Coordinator - Department of Kinesiology and Community Health (142708)

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Research Laboratory Coordinator

Department of Kinesiology and Community Health

College of Applied Health Sciences

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Kinesiology and Community Health is accepting applications for a Research Laboratory Coordinator. This position will support federally funded research grants through the coordination of research. This position also supports undergraduate research opportunities for students registered for course credit.

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  • Assist on federally funded research projects, includes support for participant recruitment, research assistant training, communication with research collaborators at other sites, coordination of lab spaces for research projects, facilitate data entry procedures, supervising and training students working on these research projects, and other research activities as assigned
  • Review of IRB application materials and all research certification processes
  • Research dissemination activities
  • Development of standardized research procedures and manuals
  • Assist with research reports and presentations
  • General lab tasks as assigned to support research efforts



  • B.S. in Kinesiology & Community Health or related field
  • Experience as Research Lab Coordinator in Community Health field for a minimum of 18 months
  • Experience supervising undergraduate students
  • Lab-related financial management experience
  • CITI Certification
  • GCP certification
  • HIPAA certification
  • Knowledge of research methods; MS Office software; TEM System; and older adults


  • M.S. in Kinesiology & Community Health or related field


Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.


This is a part-time (40%), 12 month Academic Professional appointment. As this position is grant funded, the percentage time could change up to and including full-time (100%) in the future. The proposed start is as soon as possible after the closing date.


To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by March 10, 2021. Please complete your candidate profile at and upload a cover letter, resume and the names, address, phone numbers and email addresses of three professional references.

For more information about this position, applicants may contact AHS HR at [email protected]

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College Name or Administrative Unit:College of Applied Health Sciences Category:6-Research Title:Research Laboratory Coordinator - Department of Kinesiology and Community Health (142708) Open Date:02/24/2021 Close Date:03/10/2021 Organization Name:Kinesiology and Community Health




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Posted: 2/25/2021
Application Due: 3/10/2021
Work Type: Full Time