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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 Center for Clinical Outcomes Development and Application in Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is seeking an individual to provide highly skilled clinical research support to our center. The Clinical Subjects Coordinator will work closely with the principal investigator and other study team members to support the center's research studies, which involve patients with a variety of conditions (e.g., Huntington disease, spinal cord injury, nephrotic syndrome, traumatic brain injury, etc.).

Responsibilities*

The Clinical Subjects Coordinator will perform clinical research activities for our center's studies. She/he will recruit, screen, and enroll participants, coordinate participant visits and data collection, perform study interviews and assessments, conduct and score neuropsychological tests, process participant payments, and enter/download, manage, maintain, and clean the study data. The coordinator will also assist the PI and project manager with IRB submissions, literatures searches and preparation of study reports and dissemination materials. Additional tasks will be assigned as needed. 

Required Qualifications*

Requirements include a bachelor's degree and at least 1 year of research experience, experience working with people with neurological conditions (spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, Huntington disease), experience conducting and scoring neuropsychological testing, and experience using the NIH Toolbox app, the LifeData app, REDCap, and Filemaker. Applicants will also be expected to have familiarity with scheduling participants at MCRU and using the HSIP participant payment system. The applicant should have excellent people skills and the ability to work cooperatively as a member of a research team. The applicant should have exceptional organizational skills, high attention to detail, accuracy, diligence, task-focus, and the ability to carefully follow detailed research protocols. 

Work Locations

North Campus Reserch Complex, Ann Arbor

Additional Information

This is a part-time position (20 hours per week). This position is term-limited, with funding available through January 31, 2020, with an extension possible if additional funding is secured. Some travel, evenings and weekends may be required for this position.  If the extension is not granted, the appointment will terminate and will not be eligible for Reduction in Force (RIF ) benefits. 

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. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

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.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

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