Posting Summary: The Cancer Center Office of Clinical Trials, at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, is seeking multiple Clinical Research Trainees. This position assists in the coordination and management of all regulatory aspects of clinical trials. Incumbent trains with other clinical research regulatory staff with respect to the details of all assignments, which include all or parts of regulatory controls, records management, and protocol compliance and development.
Specifically, after training, the trainee must demonstrate a basic understanding of the clinical research process and the regulations, both federal and local, governing the conduct of clinical research. They should also be able to independently manage all regulatory submissions for trials assigned to them from approval to close-out. After one year of employment, the trainee will be evaluated based on established criteria for possible promotion to the next level.
Qualified applicants must have Bachelor's degree. All degrees must be received prior to start date. Candidate must have strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
This position will remain open to applications until filled.
To apply for this position, please visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on posting #0624511 or visit: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=86057. Complete an Application online, attach a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three references.
For information related to the application process please contact Parchayi Dalal at firstname.lastname@example.org or 434-924-5060.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's degree. All degrees must be received prior to start date.
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's Degree Required.
Required Minimum Level of Experience: None
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Healthcare-related experience, especially in a clinical or research capacity.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Excellent written, interpersonal, and verbal communication skills. 2. Ability to identify and resolve problems. 3. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail. 4. Proficient keyboarding skills. 5. Ability to sort and compile data. 6. Ability to learn new information under supervision of others. 7. Ability to use the internet to conduct research. 8. Customer service skills. 9. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 10. Ability to work with a diverse community of people. 11. Ability to relate to people in a wide variety of professional levels. 12. Strong organizational skills. 13. Ability to perform work in a detail-oriented manner with excellent analytical skills. 14. Demonstrated ability to learn the organization, policies, and procedures associated with clinical research. 15. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Working knowledge of medical terminology associated with diseases/conditions under study and Good Clinical Practices for research. 2. Working knowledge of clinical trial protocols. 3. Working knowledge of state and federal guidelines as they apply to conducting clinical trials. 4. Knowledge of human subject research ethics.
Required Computer Applications: Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
Preferred Computer Applications: Familiarity with OnCore Clinical Trials Management System and IRB systems is a plus.
Internal Number: 353_86057
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.