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Clinical Research Coordinator - Cancer Research - Simmons Cancer Center

Job Number: 82252
Categories: Research & Laboratory
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 371014 - SCC-Cancer Translational
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information

Experience and Education

1. Master's degree in basic sciences, business administration, or related field and three (3) years progressive research/grant administration and coordination experience.

2. Bachelor's degree in basic sciences, business administration, or related field and five (5) years progressive research/grant administration and coordination experience.

3.Relevant work experience will be considered in lieu of education.

Job Duties

This clinical research coordinator will have the experience necessary to effectively perform spot checks and ongoing monitoring for clinical trials currently being conducted within the Hematologic Malignancies/BMT clinical research program of the Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center Clinical Research Office. In addition to being a resource for team members (training, education, etc.), this person can make the Clinical Research Manager aware of opportunities and needs of staff for additionaltraining and ongoing study quality allowing the clinical research manager to more effectively manage the Malignant Hematology clinical trials program and ensure the safety of patients andintegrity of clinicaltrials data. They may also aid inpatient treatment trials when coverage is needed.

Develops Quality Management Program for clinical research program to achieve accreditation.

Ensures regulatory compliance of clinical research program.

Develops and maintains website for marketing clinical research program.

Develops system for data collection and management of clinical research program registry information.

Coordinates development of clinical research program laboratory.

Coordinates interface between clinical research program and basic/clinical research collaborators at university and other institutions.

Provides general scientific support for clinical research program staff and university business office.

Assists in developing and implementing research studies to include writing clinical trials.

Duties performed may include one or more of the following core functions: (a) Directly interacting with or caring for patients; (b) Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects research participants; (c) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting patient records (including patient financial records); or (d) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting human-subjects research records.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

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