Research Project Manager
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The Neurosurgery Clinical Research Division is recruiting a Research Project Manager for the NCRD NeuroICU Core. The person hired will be required to manage multiple trials, establish appropriate budgets and supervise NeuroICU Core staff ( clinical research coordinators, research assistants, students) for the Department of Neurosurgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Penn Presbyterian Campus.
Responsibilities will include regulatory, budgetary and clinical trial coordination management & supervisory duties:
- Clinical Trial Management- acquire/supervise staff who obtain patient consent, subject scheduling, abstraction of medical information from charts into study specific databases
- Regulatory- acquire/supervise staff in preparation, submission and monitoring of human subjects protocols and progress reports.
- Budgetary- developing clinical trial budgets from protocol in conjunction with clinical trial finance team
- Administrative Management- assist direct reports, create SOP’s, perform all yearly evaluation responsibilities, explore feasibility of potential sponsored clinical trials, meet regularly with NCRD Director and Core PI team to report/plan current and future clinical trials
Position contingent upon funding.
A Bachelor’s Degree and 4 years to 6 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
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