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Job Summary

The Division of Prosthodontics in the Department of Biologic & Materials Sciences (Dental School) is seeking a Clinical Subjects Associate. The selected individual will work in partnership with Division's clinical faculty and research staff. This position supports translational research in neuroimaging, neuromodulation, and advanced visual & mobile technologies to improve precision in the pain field.

General functionality: Screens recruitment of subjects, schedules trial related procedures, and collects, processes and analyzes clinical trial data. Collects specimens and monitors subjects. Assists in the reporting of test results.

Mission Statement

MDentistry: advancing health through education, service, research and discovery. 

MDentistry Core Values: Compassion, Leadership, Excellence, Responsibility, Trust, Creativity, and Inclusion.

The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.  The University of Michigan is committed to foster learning, creativity and productivity, and to support the vigorous exchange of ideas and information, not only in the classroom but in the workplace by:  -Creating a work environment in which people treat each other with respect and dignity, regardless of roles, responsibilities or differences.  -Providing support, direction and resources enabling us to accomplish the responsibilities of our jobs and to reach the goals that are set for professional and personal growth.


Provide routine technical support for clinical study portfolio. Duties include, but are not limited to:
- Recruitment & scheduling
- Screening & Informed Consent
- Conduct study visits (eg, escort subjects, questionnaires, algometry)
- Collect, process & analyze biospecimens
- Data entry/maintain data source(s) and databases
- Assist CRC with regulatory, ethics, financial, safety, monitoring and other research oversight activities
Assist the Clinical Research Coordinator with the following tasks:
1) Calendaring for the Principal Investigator
2) Financial tracking and reconciling
3) Travel arrangements for Core Research Team (H.O.P.E. Lab)
4) Ordering supplies/equipment
Training (eg, PEERRS, IRBMED classes)

Required Qualifications*

Bachelor's degree in a health science discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Two or more years of research experience and/or clinical experience with demonstrated empathy and skills in the potential care of a patient population displaying a chronic disorder. Demonstrated ability to work autonomously. Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other disciplines. Good working knowledge and previous experience with standard computer programs, such as: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and/or Microsoft Access. Excellent communication skills, excellent attention to detail, excellent ability to multitask, excellent organizational skills, and excellent attendance record.

Work Locations

This position is located at the School of Dentistry at 205 Zina Pitcher Place.

Additional Information

This is a one-year term limited position

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

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