Med-Critical Care Medicine - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20000679)
The Program on Health Policy Management within the CRISMA Center is seeking a Research Project Coordinator for ongoing research projects related to critical care delivery in the United States.
The incumbent will be responsible for assisting with the day to day operations of several federally funded grants. This position requires excellent organizational skills, a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail, flexibility in assuming assignments, and the ability to work independently.
The primary job duties include coordination of project activities, implementing and monitoring internal project procedures, and ensuring project deadlines are met. The incumbent will be trained across the research program and will be able to flex between the multiple projects in order to achieve these goals. The Research Project Coordinator will work collaboratively with team managers and other research staff to coordinate the infrastructure of the research program.
Responsibilities will include:
Preparing and updating IRB protocols, data management tools, study operating procedures and regulatory materials
Coordinating study schedules, meetings, and travel
Assisting with research presentations and annual reports
Coordinating reimbursements for study participants
To support these activities the candidate is expected to become familiar with the clinical background and scientific objectives of the research projects and the research group as a whole. Strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, versatility, and the ability to work independently and within a team to promote multiple projects and tasks simultaneously are required.
Experience in research project coordination required. Experience with online survey administration (i.e. Qualtrics) and online project management tools (i.e. SharePoint) is preferred.
Relevant experience may be substituted for advanced degree requirements per University guidelines: minimum of a Bachelor's degree in behavioral science or related field, plus 3-5 years of experience in a clinical research setting required. ICU or critical care experience a plus. Master's level degree preferred. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Work Schedule: M-F 830-5PM
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: 20000679
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.