Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Psychiatry. The position is located at 4444 Forest Park. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Seeking an individual with experience as a study coordinator. This individual will report directly to and be supervised by two principal investigators in the Department of Psychiatry. Full-time effort will be dedicated to this project. We are seeking an individual with experience working with pregnant women and/or infants and young children and diverse populations. This is a complex and large study and this individual should have had experience coordinating and overseeing a large study and/or coordinating a large research lab.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinates all aspects of this multi-disciplinary study and interacts and collaborates with the OB research and clinical personnel.
Oversees all aspects of the study aims, including recruitment of pregnant mothers, behavioral assessments in young children, biospecimen collection and neuroimaging.
Routinely manages the implementation of all phases of a study/protocol; assists with development of recruitment plan; ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and requirements of regulatory agencies.
Supervises all study personnel across disciplines and is involved in the hiring of staff, and overseeing personnel-related issues.
Manages all IRB paperwork, study paperwork, and budget management, and assists in preparation of amendments to protocols and/or modifications to study design as appropriate. Assists with development of timelines and charts and ensures timely completion of the specific goals and milestones outlined for the project. Confers with PI to assist in developing plans for research projects and discuss the interpretation of results.
Bachelor’s degree required; prior work experience, preferably in clinical research support, is highly preferred; a combination of relevant work and education equaling 4 years may substitute for this requirement.
Degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field.
Experience with IRB submissions.
Working knowledge of techniques and methodologies used in developing, coordinating, and managing clinical research projects with working knowledge of database management, spreadsheet and statistical analysis software.
The hiring range for this position is $39,839 - $49,823 annually.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -10 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
HR website (hr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C09.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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