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DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL RESEARCH

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 40-26635
Posted Job Title DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL RESEARCH
School Name Perelman School of Medicine
Org RO-Radiation Oncology
Posted to the Web 08/21/2017
Posted Job/Salary Grade 029
Employment Type Exempt
Hours 40.00
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule Varies
Months 12
Position Length Ongoing
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

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/

Duties

The position provides comprehensive support to clinical studies and human subjects research performed in the Department of Radiation Oncology. The position provides guidance and expert advice as well as operational/functional support to investigators conducting clinical trials. The position manages all aspects of studies conducted through the centralized unit and provides leadership to research conducted in the Department. The position manages the daily operations of the Clinical trials office and provides guidance to the rest of the Department with regards to regulatory compliance and studies management. This position develops clinical trial budget in consultation with faculty, submits budget to business office and monitors finances on a minimum of a monthly basis.

Qualifications

The minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and 7 to 10 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.

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/30758

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  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
    • Twitter
    • 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. * Do you have prior experience in handling IRB submission for the Clinical trails? How many trials have you managed?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have prior experience in handling IRB submission for the Clinical trails? How many trials have you managed?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Do you have oncology research experience, if so how may years? (This is preferred).

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Do you have supervisory experience? How many people have you managed? How many years of experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter