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Clinical Research Professional, UC Cancer Center

Date: Jul 23, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

The College of Medicine, UC Cancer Center is looking for a Clinical Research Professional. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities. Under general supervision, the Clinical Research Professional will provide support and assistance for the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office (CTO). Duties will focus on the management of complex therapeutic clinical trials under the direction of the Clinical Trials Office Clinical Research Manager.

Essential Functions

Study Coordination

  • Plan and coordinate clinical research projects
  • Complete training and follow standard operating procedures
  • Screen patients for inclusion in study based on pre-determined criteria
  • Obtain written consent for study participation
  • Obtain, process and ship patient samples for laboratory analysis
  • In conjunction with the investigator, document and evaluate adverse events and response to treatment
  • Maintain interface with professional personnel to insure required clinical research procedures are performed per study protocol
  • Ensure that the patient treatment provided and data collected adhere to the study protocol
  • Work with study sponsors through communications and study monitor visits to ensure compliance
  • Report data to sponsor and respond to queries
  • Participate in weekly team meetings
  • Related other duties, as assigned


Data Entry/Management

  • Gather data
  • Assist in development of reports

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree must be in a related field. 
  • Five (5) years of relevant work experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of education requirement.

Required Trainings/Certifications

  • For nursing focused role, BSN in the area of clinical specialization, and RN License in State of Ohio. 
  • For social work focused role, licensure in the area of clinical specialization.

Required Experience

  • One (1) year of related experience.
  • For nursing focused roles, appropriate clinical procedural experience.

Additional Qualifications Considered

Experience in an academic or clinical setting in the area of clinical specialization.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

  • Sitting - Continuously


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 64643 


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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