Clinical Research Study Coordinator

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Position Type:

Permanent Staff (SHRA)

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Position Title:

Soc/Clin Research Specialist - Journey

Working Title:

Clinical Research Study Coordinator

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Budgeted Hiring Range:

$53,410 - $55,000

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

Full-Time Permanent

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Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Department Name and Number:

Lineberger Compr Cancer Center-426801

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Position Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Department Description:

The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, founded in 1975, is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center. The Center’s mission is to reduce cancer occurrence and death in North Carolina and the nation through research, treatment, training and outreach.

The UNC Tissue Procurement Facility (TPF) ( provides a centralized facility for the procurement, processing, storage, analysis and distribution of malignant and non-malignant tissue for use by UNC Lineberger Cancer Center Members and sponsored non-members in basic, population, translational and clinical research studies. The TPF’s mission is achieved by providing investigators with a centralized, coordinated, quality-controlled, and quality-assured facility for the procurement, processing, storage, and distribution of biologics specimens.

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 Clinical Research Study Coordinator will independently manage large LCCC Hematology/Oncology biobanking research studies managed by the Tissue Procurement Facility within the Office of Clinical & Translational Research (OCTR). This will include identifying, screening and consenting research participants and managing bio-specimens collected as part of the studies. The Coordinator will have knowledge of GCP and research protocol; identify and modify research methodologies to meet research objectives as they relate to subject interface with research process; and document and plan for each trial, including procedures for quality control.

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:

Knowledge of GCP and ICH Guidelines and ability to follow established regulations, procedures, and protocols; strong computer skills; ability to gather data and document procedures; ability to plan work and coordinate multiple projects; ability to communicate professionally verbally and in writing are essential.

Preferred Qualifications:

Biobanking or biospecimens-based research experience preferred. Lab training; EHS lab certifications; or CCRP or CCRC Certification preferred.

Position/Schedule Requirements:

Evening work occasionally, Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens, Non-Healthcare TB exposure, On-call occasionally, Weekend work occasionally

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Job No:
Posted: 4/18/2021
Application Due: 4/23/2021
Work Type: Full Time