Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Gainesville, FLORIDA
Deadline: 13 May 2021

Classification Title:

Research Coordinator I

Job Description:

The Research Coordinator I is responsible for coordinating all aspects of assigned research projects facilitated by the Pediatric Research Hub (PoRCH). Responsibilities to include:

  • Coordinate and manage assigned research studies. Activities include recruiting and consenting eligible participants, collecting data, entering data, attending relevant trainings and meetings, and coordinating communication for the study team. Additional activities include managing data and performing quality assurance checks for the Informed Consent and other relevant study documents.
  • Develop and submit IRB protocols and informed consents, create recruitment materials, organize and manage computer files and databases, maintain accurate and up-to-date study records and assist with grant writing. Create data collection tools in Word, Excel or REDCap, etc., and work with the study to prepare the data for analysis.
  • Actively work with study team to identify, recruit and enroll participants. Develop relationships with relevant programs and agencies to identify and enroll potential participants.
  • Perform literature searches, help develop academic output to include abstracts, conference presentations, workshops and manuscripts.
  • Assist with managing IRB continuing reviews and other compliance reports and tasks.
Expected Salary:

$40,000 - $50,000 annually; commensurate within this range based on qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and IATA certified
  • Experience using OnCore and Epic
  • Experience working in a clinical setting
  • Experience working within UF’s clinical research system
  • Experience working in REDCap
  • Experience working in Electronic Data Capture (EDC) systems
  • Able to work collaboratively, forward ideas as appropriate and problem solve
  • Multi-media capabilities
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Experiencing processing samples
  • Previous human subjects research experience
Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered for this position, please upload your cover letter or letter of interest, resume, and a list of professional references.

Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM position. This job may require occasional weekend or evening hours to meet programmatic needs.

The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.
This is a time-limited position.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: Yes


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