• Job Title: Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Job ID: 453975
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Human Genetics
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $20.25
  • Salary Range Max: $30.38

Position summary

Clinical Research Coordinator (Job Opening 453975) - Functions as a Clinical Research Coordinator within the Division of Human Genetics within the Department of Internal Medicine; communicates closely with Principal Investigator (PI) and other Key Personnel, as assigned, and reports to PI and Clinical Research Manager in implementation and coordination of clinical research protocols; plans, organizes and coordinates site enrollment processes as part of a multi-site research protocol in dilated cardiomyopathy; screens, recruits, enrolls and follows subjects in research studies; determines subject eligibility; obtains informed consent; provides education regarding participation in clinical research; performs research study management of subjects; collects, records and manages subject data and inputs information on forms/databases; answers data query questions; collects, processes and distributes biological specimens at OSU for analysis; tracks samples in transit from other enrolling sites; coordinates status assignments of patient charts with OSU and enrolling site cardiologists; oversees/maintains IRB regulatory files and submits reviews; coordinates internal/external reviews for quality assurance and compliance; assists in developing plans to meet needs of new studies/protocols; oversees communication with enrolling sites; coordinates post-intervention survey; works closely with research faculty and staff to present study protocol information and participates in research meetings; collects information and assists with grant preparation/study presentations; proficient with Excel, functionality and prepares study enrollment reports for staff meetings; prepares and participates in study monitoring visits; attends conferences, seminars and meetings and may travel to sites to enhance study; Spanish speaking desirable.

Education and experience

Bachelor's degree in biological or social sciences or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; one year experience in a clinical research capacity conducting clinical research studies required; clinical research certification from the ACRP (Association of Clinical Research Professionals) or SoCRA (Society of Clinical Research Associates desired; experience and knowledge of cardiovascular medicine and human subjects research experience in genetics desired; fluency in Spanish also desired. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen