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Office of Research Misconduct Proceedings (OMRP) has an outstanding opportunity for a Research Integrity Analyst.
This position will support the ORMP Director in executing the UW’s regulatory and institutional policy-guided obligation to assess and review claims of research misconduct, in supporting the resolution of broader research integrity issues, and in providing continuing education on research integrity. The position’s responsibilities will be comprehensive to the ORMP’s scope and operations: program, project and case management; analysis and research; coordination, communications and administration.
Program and Project Management - case and records management; sequestration and investigation coordination; continuing education materials production; process improvement planning and execution; metrics/report generation; public records request responses with the expectation that candidate will contribute to compliant, efficient and high-quality research misconduct management and research integrity program and project management.
Analysis and Research on incoming and existing cases to assess significance and priority and on ORMP operations for efficiency and quality opportunities with the expectation that candidate will be able to work independently and make clear recommendations based on sound judgment, critical thinking, research and organizational skills.
Administrative - preparing for and attending committee and staff meetings, scheduling meetings, processing invoices, working with vendors.
Bachelor’s Degree in a research-related scientific field, library science
Significant (3+ years) experience in relevant position (e.g., research, library science or as a paralegal)
Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to assess detail within broader policy and regulatory frameworks
Experience working on highly sensitive matters
Experience working in a regulated environment
Proven ability to work independently
Demonstrated good judgment and problem-solving skills
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
5+ years’ experience in a Research I university setting
Legal education and/or experience
Science education and/or experience
Experience with process improvement
Certification in records management
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
This position will require sensitivity to deadlines driven by regulations and institutional policy. It will occasionally require working irregular hours (e.g., during sequestration) and on any one of UW’s campuses.
Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select “Apply to this position”. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your “My Jobs” page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
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