• Job Title: Project Manager
  • Job ID: 455500
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Neurological Surgery
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $47,500.00
  • Salary Range Max: $59,375.00

Position summary

Project Manager (Job Opening 455500) - Project Manager to plan, lead and manage implementation and execution of daily activities for multicenter clinical research studies in accordance with approved protocols and guidelines administered by the Clinical Trials Management Organization (CTMO) under the direction of the Principal Investigator(s), Clinical Research Manager, and the CTMO Clinical Research Manager; assists Clinical Research Managers in daily administrative and research operational activities between The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) and national and international partners for joint research projects and grants related to Human Gene Therapy; facilitates internal and external communications amongst study sponsors and subsites, coordinates regulatory compliance, data collection, and assists in development of training and certification materials; central meetings preparations; reviews, monitors and authorizes expenditures against research grant; serves as a liaison to subsites, state & federal regulatory agencies, and federal, industry & research sponsors; represents and promotes the goals and objectives of the study to various internal and/or external constituencies, as appropriate; assists with development, content and oversight of study websites & promotional materials, manages data collection, analysis & reporting; oversees and establishes assessment criteria and processes for determination of participant eligibility, recruitment and on-going support for study participants, develops processes & strategies to promote recruitment & retention; , monitors and evaluates protocol activity to ensure compliance to all state, federal and sponsor policies, rules and regulations, prepares and participates in study monitoring visits, serves as liaison with IRB, FDA, drug/device companies and industry sponsors, assists with investigators with preparation of submission of grants to secure continued funding of research projects, collaborates with investigators to write abstracts, manu

Education and experience

Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred in biological or health sciences, or an equivalent combination of education & experience required;  considerable experience with planning and administering research projects required, preferably in a health services or clinical research study setting; proficiency with data abstraction required; clinical research certification from ACRP (Association of Clinical Research Professionals) or SOCRA (Society of Clinical Research Associates) certification is strongly desired; working knowledge of medical terminology required. Requires successful completion of a background check. Qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen and background check.