The Research Project Manager will be responsible for overall project management and protocol oversight. This position involves the day to day management of multi-site research protocols from inception through the end of the funding period. The incumbent supervises project personnel at the coordinating center and coordinates efforts at the various sites ensuring compliance with the study protocol.
This position will be responsible for multiple projects and requires the ability to adjust priorities frequently. Develop, coordinate, and implement monitoring strategies essential to the successful management of clinical trials research conducted by the coordinating center. Incumbent will also be responsible for coordinating and training at sites. This position requires a Bachelors degree, but a Masters degree is preferred. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted.
Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for advanced degree requirement to include 4 or more years research experience, with 2 or more years of healthcare professional experience. CCRC or CCRA certification by ACRP or SOCRA preferred but not required. RN preferred.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Health Professional.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, Exact daytime hours can be discussed
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19006526
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.