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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Research Projects Manager; School of Medicine - GYNOB Oncology in Atlanta, Georgia

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

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The selected candidate will also serve as a project manager for Cancer/HIV-related NIH-funded program project grants. This includes coordinating monthly meetings of national/international investigators, maintaining shared document repositories, tracking publications and presentation, updating website and, and participating in clinical trial and study meetings and events. Similar responsibilities are expected for an NIH-funded program project grant based at Emory.

Additional information and areas of contribution:

Successful candidates will have research administration experience, particularly with academic training programs, and be able to assume responsibility for coordination of large, complex projects including development and management of overall research project timelines, procedures, and tracking system, preparation of grant documentation and progress reports in accordance with federal rules and regulations, coordination of pilot project application cycles, coordination and participation in project meetings, conference calls, retreats and training sessions, monitor and develop budgets and continuations. This candidate will closely interact with research development team members to establish and share best practices. This position will also assist with additional related research administration and development support activities as required.

This role requires regular in-state travel one to two nights every six months for protocol training to rural GA locations, with additional travel throughout metro Atlanta to work with local CBO’s weekly.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Responsible for managing complex research projects.

  • Using an advanced knowledge of research methodology and techniques, assists in the planning and development of survey instruments, guidelines and procedures to collect required data.

  • Coordinates various aspects of the study.

  • Drafts and may edit text for studies.

  • Analyzes data, identifies data discrepancies and researches and identifies causes.

  • May perform statistical analysis of numerical data.

  • Actively contributes to the development of research protocols.

  • Determines how research methodologies or tools must be modified.

  • Ensures that study data and systems are maintained and accurately documented.

  • Analyzes data and develops reports to assess or monitor study performance and treatment results; may develop associated operational and statistical reports for management and regulatory agencies.

  • May oversee regulatory compliance efforts.

  • May develop and submit grant proposals and advise principal investigator of changes in reporting or accounting requirements.

  • May monitor expenses and receipts for active protocols.

  • Coordinates and conducts special meetings and presentations.

  • Coordinates computer support for ancillary studies conducted at off-site locations.

  • Collaborates on reports and papers.

  • Assists in the preparation of tables and graphs for publication and presentation.

  • May design and develop databases related to specific programs at the request of supervisor and/or Principal Investigator.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A master's degree in public health, epidemiology, biostatistics, sociology, and psychology or related discipline and two years of professional level research experience, OR an equivalent combination of experience, education, and training. Excellent oral and written communication skills.

NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.

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Job Number 115458

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: GYN OB: GYN Oncology

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Position involves clinical patient contact., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Job Category Laboratory

Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta

Location : Name Grady Hospital

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