Clinical Research Coordinator
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Job Description Summary
This CRC-C position will coordinate and support the PI with multiple NIH-funded clinical trials. This position will work closely with the lead PI to design and conduct research studies. The CRC will interface with both scientists from other departments as well as research cores within the school of medicine to drive research goals of the PI within the Division forward. The CRC will oversee the startup and implementation of new clinical trials. The CRC will also oversee research staff involved in the PI’s research studies.
- Work closely with the PI to design and conduct research studies
- Conduct comprehensive literature reviews and will work with PI to develop research funding proposals
- Interface with scientists from other departments as well as research cores within the School of Medicine to drive research goals of PI forward
- Responsible to train and supervise staff and interface with existing student trainees in the multiple projects
- Design and conduct qualitative research, instrument development projects which includes proposal development, research design, data collection, survey design, qualitative analyses, and report writing, to name a few.
- Develop relationships with existing and potential funders, research partners, research sites, regulatory offices and affiliated organizations as part of stakeholder management.
- Develop and implement all safety procedures for research projects including drafting and implementing new SOPs and protocols, in compliance with safety and ethical regulations.
- Perform additional duties as assigned.
*** The position is contingent upon funding***
Qualified candidate's minimum requirements Bachelor's and 4-6 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred candidates should have a master’s or equivalent degree in public health, social sciences or other related fields. Supervision experience and familiarity with clinical data management.
Office, Library, Computer Room; Requires extensive safety; Alternative work schedules
Typically sitting at a desk or table; Typically standing or walking; Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$50,684.00 - $91,232.00
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