Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator - Solid Tumor

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
May 27, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Information

University Code 34111 University Title Clinical Research Coordinator 1 University Job Family Research - Support ORP Eligible No For more information on ORP, visit: Retirement Plans
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Recruitment Type Job Series Scope of Search Regional Working Title Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator - Solid Tumor Position Number 566890 Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Position Type Staff Job Status FLSA Indicator Exempt Employee Group University Employee Department Massey Cancer Center Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Position Primary Purpose and General Responsibilities

Massey Cancer Center is seeking qualified applicants for Clinical Research Coordinator to perform solid tumor research. Coordinates the evaluation, treatment, ambulatory care, inpatient and home care for patients on clinical research trials in the Massey Cancer Center in collaboration with all members of the health care team, including case-finding and evaluation of potential clinical trial patients. Coordinates and designs systems to collect data, supervises data managers and interfaces with agencies and groups related to the research process. Collaborates closely with Principal Investigator (PI) and clinical research team to ensure that key federal/state/local regulatory requirements are followed; that institutional operational research objectives are met; and that ethical obligations are kept. Develops, establishes and maintains productive relationships with VCU colleagues, all customers and contacts at affiliate sites to achieve essential research outcomes. Meets directly with patients at their locations. .

Minimum Hiring Standards

Current Registered Nurse licensure in Virginia. Requires solid tumor oncology research experience. Current knowledge of cancer treatment and care. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Independent decision-making skills. Expertise with antineoplastic agent administration. Clinical experience in oncology. Ability to provide own transportation to meet with patients within service area. Ability to attend meetings within service area and at training locations.
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a staff member at VCU .

Preferred Hiring Standards

Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Master’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience with patients on clinical trials. Experience with with GI and lung research.

Required Licenses/ Certifications Anticipated Hiring Range commensurate with experience Application Process/Additional Information Campus MCV Campus Hours/Week 40 Normal Work Days/Hours M-F Job Open Date 05/27/2021 Posting will close on or before Open Until Filled Yes Job Category Is this a restricted position? No Is this position eligible to participate in alternative work arrangements? No Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical Yes Quick Link Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your experience working in solid tumor oncology research.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you licensed as a Registered Nurse in Virginia?
    • Yes
    • No
Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document
  3. Resume

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