The Clinical Trials Office (CTO), at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, is seeking a Research Project Associate. The CTO offers a variety of services to clinical research staff at UVA including CRC mentoring, protocol development and preparation, continuing education, and multi-center study management. These services are made available to SOM investigators and coordinators to promote the smooth and efficient conduct of their research studies.
The Research Project Associate is a member of the multi-center study management team who supervises, monitors and supports the administration, conduct, and progress of clinical trials at multiple participating institutions on behalf of the lead investigator at UVA. The incumbent is responsible for monitoring the regulatory activities and documents, data, and timelines/milestones of assigned clinical studies and developing strategies for staying on track. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that study personnel at all study sites conduct the applicable studies according to the clinical protocol, current Good Clinical Practices governing clinical research, and all applicable regulatory requirements.
The Research Project Associate will ensure that major milestones are achieved, under the oversight of a Project Manager. The Research Project Associate will work with a degree of independence, but under supervision.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant discipline. Significant relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. A Bachelor's Degree in a science-related field is preferred. A minimum of 2 years of clinical research experience is required. Additional experience may be required in lieu of Bachelorâ™s Degree. Prefer 2-4 years of experience as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), Clinical Research Associate (CRA) and/or Research Project Associate. Prefer Registered Nurse (RN).
Salary will be commensurate with experience and education.
This is a restricted position. This continuation of this position is contingent upon the availability of funding.
For more information regarding this position, please contact Lori Elder, Director, SOM Clinical Trials Office, at email@example.com .
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Internal Number: R0008343
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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.