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  • Create and maintain Standard Operating Procedures for collection, processing and storage of blood, DNA, and saliva samples.
  • Maintain clinical and research databases for the patients enrolled in registry
  • Create and maintain additional clinical research databases as needed
  • Assist with writing, editing, and renewing Institutional Review Board applications including consent forms, and creating and managing required clinical research billing calendars and enter subject enrollment as required in UMHS systems
  • Maintain accurate research records and transcribe collected data onto source documents and electronic case report forms
  • Consent, collect, process and deliver blood samples from various locations throughout C.S. Mott to research laboratories
  • Participate in the screening and scheduling of participants paying close attention to eligibility requirements
  • Assist with identification and documentation of adverse events according to standard operating procedures and protocol requirements
  • Provide patients with protocol required forms and ensure completion as needed
  • Collect and process patient and laboratory data for clinical research projects
  • Regular phone and e-mail contact with various internal and external parties and direct contact with research patients

Required Qualifications*

  •   Associate’s Degree
  • At least 3 years directly related clinical research experience or research data management experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational skills and communication skills
  • Ability to exercise good judgment
  • Ability to work independently or as a member of the research team
  • Excellent computer skills

 Evidence of qualifications is provided through performance reviews, personal interview and/or reference checks


Desired Qualifications*

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Four years directly related clinical research experience: ie: Clinical Subjects Associate, Regulatory Affairs Associate or Data Manager
  • Familiar with medical and clinical research terminology
  • Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) or Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Certification
  • Reasonable knowledge of University research policies and procedures

 Evidence of qualifications is provided through performance reviews, personal interview and/or reference checks.

Background Screening

University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.