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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

The Department of Psychiatry is currently seeking a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator to assist with two projects; Federally-funded clinical trial related to sleep and a state-funded project related to opioid use and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT). The Clinical Research Coordinator will have a home-base on University of Michigan North Campus, and coordinate study efforts at various locations throughout Michigan.


Candidate will be responsible for assisting with all aspects of the project, including participant enrollment and follow-up, project budget and staff effort, training and managing research assistants and other project staff, tracking and managing project data, and managing human subject protection through collaboration with the Institutional Review Board. The candidate will work closely with the Principal Investigator, Co-Investigators, and other members of the research team.

Required Qualifications*

Bachelor’s degree with related experience in clinical research. The candidate for this position must be able to: 1) work well independently; 2) work flexible hours to accommodate recruitment;3) demonstrate a strong ability to establish rapport with individuals at all levels across multiple fields; 4) demonstrate a strong ability to keep accurate and detailed project records; and 4) show proficiency at multiple levels of project management, including managing budgets, hiring and supervising personnel, managing work relationships, and developing and managing databases. Candidate must have access to their own reliable transportation. Comfort with recruitment in cannabis-related settings (e.g., dispensaries, medical cannabis clinics) is required.

Desired Qualifications*

Preferred master's degree in public health, social work, or related field. Experience with human subjects research and prior experience managing budgets is preferred.

Work Schedule

This will be a full-time position located at University of Michigan and may require some evenings/weekends. Some travel may be required.


Work Locations

North Campus Research Complex, Ann Arbor, MI

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine 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.

Background Screening

Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine 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.


The University of Michigan participates with the federal E-Verify system. Individuals hired into positions that are funded by a federal contract with the FAR E-Verify clause must have their identity and work eligibility confirmed by the E-Verify system. This position is identified as a position that may include the E-Verify requirement.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

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