The Research Program Coordinator will serve as a member of a coordinating center for multicenter clinical trials and cohorts studies within the Department of Epidemiology. The coordinating center is involved in the design, conduct, and analysis of multicenter clinical trials and cohort studies that evaluate treatments for airway diseases and uveitis. The multicenter networks includes clinics across the United States and, for the uveitis trials, sites in the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia. We are also implementing a large cohort study on lung health in young adults without airway disease. Studies are funded by grants from the NIH and industry. The coordinator would be joining a team of approximately 10 faculty and staff members, most of whom are located in a building close to the School of Public Health. The position provides a unique opportunity to learn about different aspects of multicenter study management and to work in an environment that encourages personal growth.
Read and understand scientific protocols in order to prepare study reports and materials
Write and distribute correspondence to clinic staff
Order and distribute study supplies to clinics
Create meeting materials and assist in their publication
Attend study meetings and prepare minutes
Generate clinic performance reports
Serve as liaison with clinic staff regarding data quality issues and study procedures
Maintain disposition of study publications, documents, and documentation of IRB approvals
Review and maintain certification material from clinic personnel
Write, revise, and assist in the publication of study documents such as manuals of procedures, informed consent statements, and policy and procedure memoranda
May participate in site visits
May conduct data-audits and monitor issues such as study drug management at clinical centers
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
Some related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Strong computer skills to include familiarity with PCs and common software such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Good communications skills, including excellent writing and editing skills
Strong organizational skills
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator Working Title: Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO37.5/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.10 - $22.12 (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 10001101-Epidemiology Personnel area: School of Public Health
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