Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health was formally created in 2012 and was named in recognition of a transformative gift by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. With strong connections to the IU School of Medicine and other health science schools on the IUPUI campus, the School of Public Health is poised to be a catalyst to help build a collaborative approach to improved public health in Indiana. The School of Public Health currently serves more than 600 students, employs over 20 full-time staff and is home to over 50 full-time faculty within the departments of Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Health Policy and Management, Environmental Health, and Biostatistics. To find out more about the school visit: https://fsph.iupui.edu/.
The Clinical Study Technician will assist in the conduct of clinical studies or clinical trials. Perform varied routine and non-routine tasks of moderate complexity. Develop advertising and information for study recruitment. Work with coordinators on patient recruitment and eligibility screening, identify and schedule screening procedures and review results. Obtain informed consent and authorization. Conduct participant assessment appointments. Babysit children during study appointments. Enter study data into study databases. Assist the study coordinator in other tasks as needed.
Note: This position is grant funded with expected annual renewals. Renewals are contingent on the availability of grant funds.
REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in science or health-related field; OR Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in other fields/completion of three years college science and two years patient-related or research experience; OR Associate's degree from an accredited institution in Allied Health profession and one year patient-related or research experience; OR High School Diploma and five years patient-related experience with two years in clinical study.
Strong interpersonal skills. Working knowledge of basic computer applications, including Microsoft Office.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to transport study equipment to sites in the field. There is a significant amount of computing. This position will be housed at The Department of Epidemiology at 410 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.
This position may be hired as part-time or full-time. Funding is in place for a part-time position at 20 hours per week and additional grant funding is expected to support the additional 50% time. Should someone be hired as part-time (and wish to remain part-time) they will not be required to fulfill both roles. However, someone could be hired full-time pending receipt of the additional funding.
Salary Plan: TE
Salary Grade: 07
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: EPIDEMIOLOGY (IN-EPI-IUINA)
Internal Number: 73219
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.