Job Description

Clinical Research Mgr

Requisition IDreq10819
Working TitleClinical Research Manager
Position Grade13
Position Summary

Notice: Funding available through 8/31/2020; continuance beyond that date is subject to the Department's operational needs as outlined in UBPPM #3200, Employee Classifications,

The Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine, within the Department of Internal Medicine, is seeking a term Clinical Research Manager for the HERO study, to manage the UNM site of a pragmatic clinical research trial funded by PCORI to evaluate hepatitis C treatment delivery methods among people who inject substances. This person will manage the continued implementation and quality control of this study. This will involve managing the study calendar to meet milestones and timelines, supervising research assistants, communicating with community stakeholders, maintaining regulatory documents, and conducting research activities such as informed consent, data collection, recruitment and retention. Recruitment and retention are significant activities within this population and this position will require the ability to create and maintain relationships with various community, clinical and government organizations. This position will also involve being the liaison between the HERO UNM Statistical Data and Coordinating Center and the other HERO sites. This will involve communication on database updates, quality control, obtaining access for affiliate users to the HERO database and reviewing reports. This position has the potential to work on other studies as those are funded.

The Department of Internal Medicine is a large, progressive department with a diverse staff working in dedicated teams to provide quality work in an organized, effective and efficient manner through innovation, training, and education. Through our collaborative work effort, we support the faculty and enhance the missions of the department, school, Health Sciences Center and University.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • NM Licensure as a Registered Nurse may be required, as appropriate to the individual position
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
  • May be required to submit to annual TB and rubella screening.
  • UNM will provide Hepatitis vaccination, candidate may decline vaccination through declination form or may provide record of vaccination from previous employer.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience conducting research activities such as gaining informed consent, data collection/instrument administration, recruitment and retention activities
  • Good Clinical Practice certification
  • Experience with fiscal management and reporting for research grants
  • Experience working with people who have substance use disorders
  • Experience working with community and advocacy groups regarding research in vulnerable populations
  • Harm Reduction training
  • Experience processing lab specimens
  • Phlebotomy experience
Additional RequirementsA complete application includes:

1)Cover Letter detailing your directly related experience


CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentIM Epi (852Q)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Full-Time
Term End Date8/31/20
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date10/14/2019
Application Instructions

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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