Research Coordinator/UKHCRequisition Number:
7H362:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - NEPHROLOWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$17.32-28.31/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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3 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
on occasion, may lift up to 50 lbs, lab work requiredShift:
M-F 8a-4:30pJob Summary:
The Division of Nephrology seeks an individual to be responsible for research study coordination and database management. This person will also assist with performing tests in our laboratories, such as running FTIR analysis. The qualified candidate will identify, locate, validate, enter, and secure data with source documentation. In addition, the individual will collect, process, and store blood and urine biospecimens.
Excellent communication skills are needed along with an excellent ability to outline the research goals to potential research participants. Regulatory documentation responsibilities include preparation of annual reports and regulatory documentation for clinical staff and IRB review and analysis including management of IRB protocol documentation.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Medical knowledge, technical laboratory skills, research skills, professionalism and communication skills required for competent patient care. Expertise with Excel spreadsheets. Outstanding verbal and communication skills. Prior experience in biospecimen collection, transport, processing, and storage.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
BS in science with major in Biology and have 3 years experience in lab performing assays such as Elisa preferredDeadline to Apply:
03/14/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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