University of Virginia Health System
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Virginia is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a Clinical Research Coordinator to support the clinical research studies in the Division of Neonatology. The incumbent is responsible for independently conducting clinical trials ensuring the highest quality; ensuring all regulatory requirements are met; and managing all aspects of the studies. They work independently and have the authority to adapt methods and procedures to meet the needs of the clinical trial. With principal investigators will aid in coordinating multicenter studies. They influence the long term goals of clinical research trial and process. This position is open to all levels of clinical research coordinators.
To be considered for the Clinical Research Coordinator level candidates must have a Bachelors degree and one year of clinical research experience.
To be considered for the Intermediate level, candidates must have at least four years of clinical research experience. A related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience. Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) certification is required within one year of eligibility.
To be considered for the Senior level candidates must have a minimum of six years of clinical research experience. Related graduate degree may substitute for three years of experience. Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) certification required. Master's degree in related field with related work experience may substitute at time of hire with certification required within one year of certification eligibility.
Must have the ability to manage multiple clinical trials simultaneously; ability to interact with patients, family, physicians and ancillary personnel, as well as research committees; sophisticated written/verbal communication skills; competency managing complex projects; meticulous attention to detail; knowledge of clinical research, human subjects research ethics, and IRB procedures; proficient knowledge of medical terminology and proven ability to work independently or as part of a team, as well as the ability to work with senior leaders to accomplish goals. Proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel) is required.
Please attach your resume, cover letter and contact for three references.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physicians Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.