Extended Job Title
Clinical Research Coordinator - Clinical Research Institute
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
271021 - TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute
Coordinates daily operations of clinical research studies in
assigned department(s). This includes but is not limited to overall
clinic conduct, marketing, and data management of all clinical
research activities in assigned department(s). Carries out
supervisory responsibilities in accordance with policies and
applicable laws. Responsibilities may include training new
employees; assisting with planning, assigning, and directing work;
addressing complaints and resolving problems. The employee is
frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is
occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals and dangerous
bodily fluids. The noise level in the work environment is usually
moderate. Approximately 5-15% travel (often long-distance) is
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional
Up to 25%
Pay Grade Maximum
Develop and maintain relationships with faculty members interested
in or currently conducting clinical research.
Develop and maintain relationships with assigned pharmaceutical,
medical device, and other medical manufacturers considering
Actively market the Clinical Research Institute.
Facilitate IRB application and submission via iRIS system.
Facilitate ongoing and timely communication with the IRB via iRIS
Recruit and enroll human subject while protecting subjects and
Maintain Study files/documents on all assigned studies.
Facilitates data quality and integrity.
Assist with development and management of research study
Assist faculty/staff with development of research protocols.
Assist with clinical research education and training of volunteers,
students, new employees.
Attend affiliated clinical research meetings and professional
meetings where research and compliance training may occur.
Obtain SoCRA (CCRP) or ACRP (CCRC) certification when
Maintain CPR certification.
Maintain IATA training/certification.
Maintain required institutional training to be able to participate
in Clinical Research activities (i.e. CITI and HIPAA research
Maintain Texas nursing or other healthcare provider licensure, if
Facilitates data quality and integrity.
Participate in the Clinical Research call schedule rotation as
Obtain and maintain appropriate credentialing approval from
University Medical Center Medical Staff office.
Pay Grade Minimum
Some studies may require work after hours, weekends/holidays.
Registered Nurse preferred, with Texas license. Ability to work
with minimal supervision, prioritizing assignments according to the
needs of the study or office. Multi-tasking is essential. Able to
type and has a working knowledge of MS Office-specifically MS Word,
Knowledge of procedures and medications relevant to clinical
research trials; ability to maintain a high degree of
confidentiality; working knowledge of general office procedures,
ability to make sound decisions. Strong organizational skills and
ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment and take
appropriate action when needed. Ability to read, analyze, and
interpret complex documents. Ability to respond effectively to
sensitive inquiries or complaints. Ability to follow and understand
both treatment and non-treatment protocols.
HSC - Lubbock
TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute
Resume / CV
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the
individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring
department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional
information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the
Human Resources webpage.
Other duties as assigned.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its
components will not discriminate in our employment practices based
on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Healthcare related training with current licensure/certification in
their field .OR Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
with a major in the area of research being conducted.
Certified Clinical Research Professional as defined by The Society
of Clinical Research Associates or Certified Clinical Research
Coordinator as defined by the Association of Clinical Research
Ability to obtain certification as a Clinical Research
Professional/Coordinator within two years from date of hire or upon
Does this position work in a research laboratory?
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