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RESEARCH NURSE PRACTITIONER

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 40-25127
Posted Job Title RESEARCH NURSE PRACTITIONER
School Name Perelman School of Medicine
Org NE-Neurology
Posted to the Web 02/28/2017
Posted Job/Salary Grade 027
Employment Type Exempt
Hours 40.00
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule 8:30 - 5:00 M-F
Months 12
Position Length Contingent Upon Funding
Position End Date
University Overview

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.

School/Center Overview
Duties

The person in this position will coordinate research and perform assessments/examinations/evaluations for people affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The person in this role will coordinate state of the art clinical trials, including consenting, screening and enrolling eligible subjects, managing the treatment of patients throughout their participation in the study. He/she will provide education about adverse effects, provide oversight and coordination of research testing and follow-up, and in some cases, administer experimental medications. He/she will also oversee a large (400 person) longitudinal non-treatment cohort study for which he/she will perform neurological and physical examinations.
The typical hiring range for this position is $85,000 to $92,000 depending upon the final candidate’s qualifications.

Qualifications

The minimum of a Master’s Degree and 1 year to 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner licensed in Pennsylvania without restriction or limitation, must qualify for prescription authority in PA

This position is conditional upon successful completion of credentialing through the University of Pennsylvania Medical board.

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.

Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/26494

Posting Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Jobs@Penn
    • Contacted by a Penn Recruiter
    • Referred by a Penn Employee
    • Referred by a friend or family member
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Indeed.com
    • Other Internet Advertisement
    • Linkedin
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    • Other Social Media Site
    • Professional Affiliation/Trade Website
    • Diversity Association/Publication Website
    • Heard about it at a conference or career fair
    • Apple One
    • Recruitment and/or staffing agency
  2. * What is your highest level of education completed?
    • Less than high school education
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Vocational or Technical School
    • Associate's Degree or Two Year College
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
  3. * How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
    • 0 to 1 Year
    • 1 to 2 Years
    • 2 to 3 Years
    • 3 to 5 Years
    • 5 to 7 Years
    • 7 to 10 Years
    • Over 10 Years
  4. * Are you a Certified Register Nurse Practitioner, licensed in Pennsylvania?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter