Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator III, for the Office of Human Research Services (OHRS) at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
The primary purpose of the Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator III position is to assist Cancer Institute of New Jersey’s multidisciplinary Oncology Clinical Research Team with conducting clinical trials.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Coordinates the initiation and activation of all new clinical trial protocols. This includes, but is not limited to, verifying Scientific Review Board (SRB), Institutional Review Board (IRB), Human Research Oversight Committee (HROC), data collection plans and finance/contract approvals prior to study activation.
In collaboration with the Research Nurse Clinician (RNC) and/or physician, reviews patients' charts and medical history to confirm protocol eligibility and obtains source documents (i.e. medical record documentation) as needed.
Registers consented research patients with study sponsor (e.g. industry, NCI Cooperative group, etc.) and inputs into Oncore® clinical trials database maintained by Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
Maintains research record (e.g. patient consent, eligibility, Case Report Forms (CRF), registration confirmation, corresponding source documents, etc.) for all patients enrolled in Cancer Institute of New Jersey clinical trials.
Using Oncore®/Excel ®/Word, develops study tools, including but not limited to eligibility checklists, medication diaries, calendars, and flow sheets (as required).
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant science or a related field (e.g. public health, healthcare administration).
A minimum of one to three (1-3) years of research related experience, strong research specific knowledge base, solid knowledge of computer software programs such as Excel, Word, and/or Access.
Applicants may substitute additional related experience such as laboratory, clinical or medical experience for the education requirements on a year-for-year basisdays), infant
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be detail orientated, have excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, hold self-accountable to high standards of professional excellence, be able to maximize resources and be resourceful, seeks and accepts personal and professional responsibility on a continued basis.
Must be able to function independently and adjust hours to meet job demands.
Understanding of the software program Oncology Collaborative Research Environment (Oncore).
Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) or Clinical Research Associate (CRA) or Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP).
Posting Number: 19ST4337
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 102447
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.