Nurse Consultant

Job description

Position Type:

Permanent Staff (SHRA)

Is this an internal only recruitment?:


Position Title:

Nurse Consultant - Journey

Working Title:

Nurse Consultant

Position Number:

20037731, 20037732

Vacancy ID:


Budgeted Hiring Range:

$63,972 - $74,000

Pay Band Information:

To learn more about the pay band for this branch and role, please see the Career Banding rates spreadsheet.

Salary Grade Equivalent:


Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-Limited:

Full-Time Time-Limited

If time-limited, estimated duration of appointment:

2 years

Hours per week:


Work Schedule:

Monday through Friday 8-5, on call as needed

Department Name and Number:

Womens Health Resrch Ctr-425201

Date First Posted:


Closing Date:


Position Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Posting Category:

Health Professional (Physician/Nurse/Other)

Department Description:

The Center for Women’s Health Research (CWHR) is an innovative model of providing comprehensive non-laboratory based research services to investigators across the UNC Campus. Launched in 2000, the Center fosters interdisciplinary research, collaboration, facilitates grant preparation, coordinates research, supports career development of women’s health researchers, and enhances visibility of women’s health research at UNC in the local community and at the state and national level. CWHR supports research teams without regard to the administrative unit that will receive the award, and prioritizes assisting with proposals that would not otherwise receive facilitation and/or those that, if funded, would launch a new area of women’s health research at UNC.

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:

This posting is for two Nurse Consultant – Journey positions (20037732 and 20037731). By applying you will be considered for both positions.

The primary purpose of this position is to serve as the Research Coordinator for the MFMU research. The duties of the position are to implement research studies in a clinical setting. This involves:
1) Education of the various care providers for proper referral;
2) Knowledge of the inclusion/exclusion criteria for the research studies conducted by the MFMU research division;
3) Screening and recruitment of patients for various studies;
4) Data collection and mentoring and supervising unlicensed staff such as research assistants.
Other duties include but are not limited to obtaining informed consent; gathering patient medical history; collecting biological specimens; drawing, processing and storing blood and urine as indicated by the study protocol; collecting study specific biomarkers; completing submitted follow up; and tracking study performance. The individual in this position will be responsible for preparing and submitting IRB applications, generating reports as indicated, study coordination, study specific training, correspondence with study sponsors, and collecting/managing data under the supervision of the Nurse Coordinator and Principal Investigator. The Nurse Consultant will be responsible for new staff training and orientation as directed by the UNC Nurse Coordinator and PI.

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:

Valid RN license
Valid NC Drivers license
Phlebotomy experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of training and OB research experience. All degrees must be received from accredited institutions.

Required Licenses/Certifications:

Current, non-restricted NC RN license.
Valid NC Drivers license

Special Physical and Mental Requirements:

Evening work occasionally, Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens, Exposure to Hazardous Materials, Laboratory, Night work occasionally, On-call occasionally, Patient care involved, Valid NC Driver’s License, Weekend work occasionally

Position/Schedule Requirements:

Night work occasionally, On-call occasionally, Overtime, Shift work, Weekend work occasionally

Stimulus/ARRA Funded:





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Job No:
Posted: 4/2/2021
Application Due: 4/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time