The primary purpose of this position is to coordinate the various clinical studies conducted within the Clinical Trials Unit of the Dermatology Department. This position will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of several major research projects. You will coordinate, at any given time, numerous treatment trials involving new medications and/or devices for a variety of disorders/diseases. Duties will include subject recruitment, study patient management, data management, assisting with completion of IRB applications, and supply ordering and maintenance.
This position will interface with various University departments, pharmaceutical companies, research organizations, and federal agencies. This individual will be responsible for a broad range of duties that require considerable independence related to coordinating industry-sponsored clinical trials and some NIH funded or investigator-initiated clinical research.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the field assigned and one year of related training or experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Clinical research experience required. Experienced with biological specimen processing. Strong computer skills in word processing and Excel spreadsheets required. Experience with data entry required. Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.
Strongly preferred: 2 years of clinical research experience and at least 1 year of Industry sponsored clinical trials experience, including processing and shipment of biospecimens to a central lab. Phlebotomy experience. Nursing license. Preferred: Some experience with complex specimen processing (eg. Manual sed rate, quantiferon gold flow cytometry). Experience as a lead coordinator on clinical trials. Data entry using systems as Medidata and Oracle Inform. Some Spanish language skills. Licensed Nurse in North Carolina.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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