Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Clinical Research Coordinator
Department Description The vision of the Department of Pediatrics is the healthiest future for all children and families with a mission dedicated to outstanding patient care, transformative research, innovative medical education and community-based advocacy. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 11/17/19Salary Range : $26.55 to $42.69Salary Frequency : HourlyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 100Shift Hour : DayLocation : Ticon IICity : SacramentoUnion Representation : YesBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITYResponsibilitiesThe Clinical Research Coordinator serves as a key team member of the clinical research function in the Department of Pediatrics and serves as a key member of a multidisciplinary team focused on behavioral characteristics of children and adolescents with Down syndrome. The Clinical Research Coordinator is responsible for functions that require previous experience working directly with children and individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders, research experience, excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work independently. These functions are: preparing documentation for submission for review by the Institutional Review Board (IRB); developing recruitment plans and materials; explaining study procedures to interested families and ensure that they meet eligibility criterial; conducting the informed consent process with potential participants and families; assisting in management of the study visit (e.g., preparing visit materials, assist with data collection, scoring and checking testing protocols and entering data for analysis, including from multiple collaborating sites); developing and ensuring compliance with study protocols; participating in the planning, development, and budgeting of clinical research studies; and assisting with preparation of reports of findings to be presented at scientific conferences and submitted for publication in peer-review journals.Required Qualifications
Experience working individually and as a team member in a diverse workforce.
Evidence of some background in research, either through formal coursework or work in a behavioral research lab.
Demonstrated oral communication and interpersonal skills for effective, positive, and congenial interactions and correspondence with the general public, co-workers, physicians, patients, caregivers, clinic staff, PIs, and other health care professionals.
Demonstrated administrative skills and ability to exercise good judgment, initiative and resourcefulness in making decisions.
Demonstrated knowledge of regulatory processes and guidelines as well as a working knowledge of data management activities.
Demonstrated knowledge and skills to coordinate, direct, and follow through in the overall administration and outcome of one or more clinical research studies.
Demonstrated ability to display organizational skills and attention to detail to ensure that large volumes of records and data can be accurately maintained.
Demonstrated ability to multi-task, prioritize work as necessary, and proactively communicate status of work.
Advanced analytical skills to evaluate information, practices and procedures, formulate logical and objective conclusions, and make recommendations for effective solutions.Demonstrated experience and working knowledge of the following (but not limited to): research database (i.e. REDCap) and medical record systems, Microsoft Word, Excel, and associated software.
Demonstrated writing skills to compose reports and correspondence while utilizing correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation as well as clearly documenting research data onto forms, and with attention to detail.
Previous experience working in clinical trials.
Advanced-level knowledge of basic anatomy, medical terminology, and ability to interpret physicians' notes, medical records, and laboratory and scan results.
Demonstrated knowledge of and regulations related to FDA, state, and federal guidelines, and Good Clinical Practices, for drug and device studies (clinical research involving human subjects).
Experience working with families or individuals affected by neurodevelopmental disabilities
Bachelor's degree in psychology, education or related field; and/or equitable work experience
Special RequirementsThis position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEOThe University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.To apply: 1. Visit https://hr.ucdavis.edu/careers2. Enter the Job ID or Job Title in the Keywords search field3. Confirm UC Davis is checked under Locations and UC Davis Health is unchecked4. Select Search5. Continue to apply for the job If you have questions or if you need assistance submitting an application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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