The Cancer Center, at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, is seeking to hire several Clinical Research Trainees. This position assists in the coordination and management of clinical trials. Incumbent trains with other clinical research staff with respect to the details of all assignments, which may include all or parts of regulatory controls, study procedures, financial responsibility and records management, data 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. The trainee will be non-licensed or licensed and after one year of employment must be evaluated based on criteria included in the offer letter for possible promotion to the next level.
Qualified applicants must have Bachelor's degree for non-licensed trainees. Associate's degree or higher required when accompanied by RN licensure for licensed trainees. All degrees and licensures must be received prior to start date. Candidates 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 complete an application online, and attach a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three references
For information related to this posting, please contact Heather Lothamer at 434-924-9924 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clinical Research Trainees learn and assist with a variety of clinical activities, including work with laboratory specimens, document preparation, record keeping, materials preparation, and review of prospective research participants. Clinical Research Trainees perform work at the task level under close supervision.
Internal Number: R0002382
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.