Regulatory Specialist II

Maryland, United States
$37,781 - $51,950
28 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Oncology, Division of Cancer Immunology/GI Clinical Research is looking to fill the position of Regulatory Specialist II.   The Clinical Research Regulatory Specialist II will serve as a central resource for faculty conducting clinical research at Johns Hopkins University and across multiple clinical trial sites. Working closely with the Sponsor-Investigator and IND Specialist, this position will assist in the submission of investigator initiated trials to the appropriate regulatory agencies for review, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (RAC). In addition, this position will assist in the ongoing maintenance of Sponsor-Investigator held INDs. This includes, but is not limited to protocol amendments, Investigator Brochure amendments, annual reports, IND safety reports, Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls (CMC) updates, and oversight of investigational drug supply. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance in the submission of Investigational New Drug Applications (IND)
  • Provide regulatory guidance to IND sponsors, clinical investigators, and clinical staff for investigator initiated clinical trials
  • Provide assistance with IND management and submissions
  • Coordinate and review documentation for amendments, annual reports, safety reports, and other regulatory submissions required for maintenance of INDs
  • Compile and maintain IND Sponsor regulatory files (digital and hard-copy) throughout the lifecycle of sponsorship by ensuring that incoming and historical documents are organized and filed appropriately
  • Review clinical trial databases to assess clinical data quality and accuracy
  • Monitor investigational drug supply


Bachelor’s degree in health sciences, biological sciences, or related field and three years clinical trial regulatory experience at an academic, government, or pharmaceutical industry environment required.  Additional education may substitute for required experience  to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.  Master's degree in regulatory, health sciences, biological sciences, or related field preferred.

JHU Equivalency Formula: 

18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience.  

Role/Level/Range:  ACRP/3/MB
Salary Range:  $37,781 - $51,950
Status:  Full-Time
Department:  Oncology
Work Schedule/Hours:  Monday-Friday/8:30-5:00pm/37.5hrs.
Location:  East Baltimore

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