The Sr. Clinical Research Coordinator position will coordinate several clinical research projects in the Department of Surgery and its various divisions. This individual will provide clinical trial research management for multiple PIs. Incumbent independently coordinates and is accountable for the overall administration and outcome of multiple clinical studies. Requirement of advanced-level knowledge and skills, as evidenced by certification in field. Coordination is varying and may include FDA regulated drug studies, including industry-sponsored Phase I, II, III, and IV clinical trials, government-funded clinical research, and investigator-initiated clinical research.
Duties include: 1) coordinate clinical research subjects to maintain adherence with study timelines and protocols, 2) facilitate participants’ participation in the studies including recruitment and screening, and 3) collect, submit, and enter study data. This individual will work with the project team to maintain efficient and accurate collection of study data, maintain participant confidentiality, and follow good clinical practice.
Applicants are encouraged to upload license and certification if required of the position.
Certification by the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA) or the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP).
Prior experience working directly with patients in clinical research or study environment.
Prior experience managing large volumes of information/records and maintaining and workload priorities
Experience in creating and maintaining electronic databases. Ability to manage organized filing systems.
Knowledge of ethical principles and federal and state regulations governing the participation of human subjects in biomedical research.
Knowledge of basic anatomy and medical terminology.
Administrative skills and ability to exercise good judgment, initiative and resourcefulness in making decisions.
Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook) and the use of the Internet.
Ability to self-train to quickly learn new computer programs as needed.
Experience with human specimen processing techniques and specimen shipping procedures.
Must be able to appropriately fit and wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as TB masks, goggles, face shields, gowns, gloves, and protective safety equipment such as safety glasses and safety shoes.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
The University of California has implemented a SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination Policy (ucop.edu) covering all employees. To be compliant with the policy, employees must submit proof of vaccination or a University-approved exception or deferral.
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