The research coordinator will be responsible for project management and clinical research coordination for funded clinical research. Project management duties include project planning, execution, and meeting reporting requirements. Clinical research coordination includes submitting, maintaining, and tracking Institutional Review Board submissions for clinical research studies.
The incumbent will be responsible for regularly communicating project needs to the research teams and coordinating data collection activities for research studies. These activities include subject recruitment, enrollment, scheduling study interventions and follow-ups, administering informed consent, equipment management, data collection and entry, data management and other miscellaneous tasks necessary to achieve the goals of the research studies.
Other duties include training graduate students, ordering supplies, and conducting internal protocol audits. Occasional travel may be required.
Bachelor's Degree with post-graduate training. Research experience and wound care certification (e.g., WTA-C, CWON, CWCN, CWOCN) preferred. Current Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse or eligible for State Board Licensure.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Health Professional.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Variable. Some weekends required.
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19008728
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.