Research Study Coordinator Sr

Research Study Coordinator Sr

Coordinates & completes the day to day administrative & technical activities involved in a single complex, large, nationwide or multiple moderately complex concurrent biomedical &/or social-behavioral research study(ies) involving multiple sites& /or longitudinal assessments/ interventions.  Ensures that all activities are completed by strictly following Good Clinical Practices (GCP) & all relevant current local, state, & federal laws, regulations, guidance, policy & procedure developed by the NU Institutional Review Board (IRB), Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), & the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH).To read more about the project please view https://indigenoussteam.org/ or sesp.northwestern.edu

Please Note: Supervisor provides objectives, deadlines and specific instructions only for new, difficult, and/or unusual work.  Work is reviewed upon completion and only occasionally to verify technical accuracy and compliance with practice, policy, and procedures.  EE informs supervisor of on-going progress and/or potentially controversial matters.   

Specific Responsibilities:

Technical

  • Participates in the planning & conduct of research studies. 
  • Recruits & retains participants.
  • Obtains informed consent.
  • Administers tests &/or questionnaires following protocols.
  • Collects, compiles, tabulates &/or process responses.
  • Gathers information.

Administration

  • Manages study databases which may include ensuring that data is collected & entered correctly.
  • Reviews & analyzes data.
  • Writes portions of grant applications.
  • Co-authors scientific papers for presentation & publication. 
  • Creates & maintains study manuals regarding operating, safety, and etc. procedures. 
  • Ensures that all study documents associated with current local, state, & federal regulatory guidelines, requirements, laws & research protocols are completed in a timely manner.

Finance

  • May process payments for research participants per study protocol. 
  • Maintains & reconciles expenditures & balances in regard to research accounts & budgets. 

Supervision

  • Trains, directs, assigns duties to & may supervise research staff, students, residents &/or fellows.

Miscellaneous

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Questions?

For consideration, current employees must submit an online application. For specific questions about this position, current employees may contact Rachel Monasterio at rachel-monasterio@northwestern.edu. External candidates should be directed to apply via Northwestern’s career site at careers.northwestern.edu

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