The University of Cincinnati, founded in 1819, is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Cincinnati, Ohio. The university boasts a student body of over 43,000 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region’s largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values and seeks to empower all members of the university community.
The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Medical Intensive Care Research Unit (MICRU), is currently accepting applications for a full time, Clinical Research Professional position.
These positions will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.
Essential Function: Under general supervision, provide technical support and assistance for a designated department, program, or central unit. Duties can span a broad range of activities or be primarily focused within one or more areas of the clinical research spectrum
Plan and coordinate projects
Design and implement evaluation tools for projects
Coordinate lab and field work
Coordinate the generation of data for proposals, reports, and manuscripts
Perform routine physical/clinical procedures
Coordinate nursing and patient care
Actively participate in patient care and/or patient follow-up
May serve as a resource person or act as a consultant within area of clinical expertise
Perform routine and complex physical/clinical procedures
Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of contract principles, federal regulations, laws and UC/UCPC policy and operating procedures
Work closely with UC and UC Health offices in negotiation of contracts, confidentiality agreements and amendments related to the conduct of research activities
Work with necessary parties to identify compliance, legal, IP and business/financial risk. Mitigate risk through working with physicians/faculty, divisions, legal and/or other departments
Prepare, develop, review and negotiate industry and sponsored research clinical trial budgets for consistency with UC/UCPC policies and operating procedures
Effectively negotiate budgets to obtain funding sufficient to successfully execute research as applicable
Maintain regulatory documentation
Prepare IRB submissions
Draft subject informed consents and consent comprehension tests
Liaison with IRB and industry contacts
Assist in drafting compliant advertisements
Liaison with medical staff, University Departments, ancillary departments and/or satellite facilities
Ensure research staff complete all requisite training
Assist in development of reports
Bachelor’s degree in related discipline, or equivalent.
One-year related experience, preferably in an academic or clinical setting
For nursing-focused role, appropriate clinical procedural experience required
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification: For nursing-focused role, current/valid RN license to practice in the State of Ohio required, and CR certification preferred
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.