Senior IRB Analyst

Washington D.C., United States
Jun 09, 2014
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Job Location Rice Hall - 2121 I St NW - FB0014
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom
Division/Vice President: Vice President for Research (OVPR)
College/School/Department: Not Applicable

Internal Applicants Only? No
Position Type: Administrative/Professional
Posting Number: Staff - 003361
Working Title: Senior IRB Analyst
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Total Hours Per Week: 40
Pay Grade: 18
Recruitment Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, Sex Offender Registry Search, and Prior Employment Verification
If other was selected above, or there are special requirements, please explain.
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Telework: No
Job Open Date: 04/09/2014
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Applicant Review Will Commence On:

Ad Statement:

Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication,respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

Job Description Summary:
Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in a related area and 2 to 3 years of appropriate work experience.

Desired Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Job Duties
  • Works with senior research management to facilitate and ensure that regulatory compliance efforts associated with research activities of the institution are met, such as following-up with investigators to assure that they are meeting compliance requirements in a timely and thorough manner and interfacing with external organizations for the purposes of establishing IRB Authorization Agreements (IAA).

  • Conducts internal reviews of research projects to assure compliance with federal regulations, departmental guidelines and funding requirements.

  • Coordinates and assures that all necessary compliance reports are prepared and filed with Federal agencies and national accrediting organizations in a timely manner.

  • Coordinates human subjects-related data sharing with the University, the GW Hospital and the Medical Faculty Associates.

  • Conducts pre-IRB review of research studies to ensure completeness of all required documentation in the IRB submission packet.

  • Assists investigators and members of the research team in understanding pre
    approval requirements of the IRB; communicates additional information as needed.

  • Manages study files through various stages of review and approval, and ensures the timeliness and accuracy of final documents.

  • Serves as a resource person to investigators and members of the research team needing assistance or guidance in complying with federal mandates, University policies and IRB requirements.

  • Ensures that the IRB Research Project Database is properly updated with accurate information pertaining to studies that were reviewed via Expedited or Exempt procedures and ensures that IRB study files are properly stored.

  • Enhances professional knowledge and skills by attending seminars, workshops and the review of published literature.

  • Performs other duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.PI78904129