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Research Coordinator

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Posting Details

Position Information

Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)
Job Title Research Coordinator
Department Name OBGYN-MFM - 412440
Vacancy ID S011471
Position Posting Category Research Professionals
Hiring Range $25.00/per hour
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
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Work Schedule

Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm. Position will last for a minimum of eight months; may extend dependent upon funding.

Proposed Start Date 09/18/2017
Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months or less
Posting Open Date 09/06/2017
Posting Close Date 09/27/2017
Description of Work

This is a research coordinator position working on an industry-sponsored study that enrolls a large number of subjects/week from the OB clinic at UNC. The research coordinator would screen for potential subjects in Epic, recruit them at their prenatal visit, obtain consent and then see them up to 2 additional times during the pregnancy. This includes interactions with the patients and all the clinic staff and providers, medical record review, data entry, chart copying, appointment scheduling. It is a fast paced job that requires great people skills and organization as well as independence. The data abstraction is not detailed but the person in this position must keep up with subject payment requests, subject survey completion (via database) and monthly monitoring visits. Blood sampling and processing are necessary at each subject visit (up to 3 times/pregnancy).

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred. Experience in research or in a clinic setting required. Phlebotomy experience required.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Stimulus/ARRA Funded No
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Optional and Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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  1. How did you find out about the position opening?
    • Employment Security Commission
    • UNC General Administration Job Board
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Job Fair
    • Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
    • Personal Referral
    • Society of Human Resources Mgmt (SHRM)
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