University of Pennsylvania CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reference Number 40-29425
Posted Job Title CLINICAL RESEARCH COORD A
School Name Perelman School of Medicine
Org OS-Orthopaedic Surgery Research
Posted to the Web 08/09/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade 025
Employment Type Exempt
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule 8-5
Position Length Contingent Upon Funding
Position End Date
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/
This position will support the faculty, residents, and fellows of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the preparation for, conduct of, and completion of any and all Human Subjects Research projects and sub-projects in which they are engaged. The staff member is expected to show individual initiative and engagement in the role insofar as initial job duties as well as evolving Departmental and Institutional initiatives and requirements, training, and other aspects of the job in an increasingly competitive research, clinical, technical, and regulatory environment. This position will report administratively to the Director of Clinical Research at Penn Medicine University City (PMUC). The CRC-A for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will also work on Department level research, education, and quality/process improvement initiatives as required. The qualified candidate should have up to date immunizations or be willing/able to comply with the immunization policies of the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Also please be advised that irregular hours are expected including on-call and weekend service and/or after hours communications. Candidate must be able to travel between several locations.The Position is contingent on continued funding.
A Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year to 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must pass Pennsylvania’s Child Protective Services Act (also known as Act 73) background checks, within 30-90 days of employment.. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/39130
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Are you willing and able to accept the responsibility of being on an overnight/weekend on-call status per the needs of time sensitive studies?
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