Purdue University Northwest
Implement the operations of the Human Research Projection Program (HRPP). Review research proposals for regulatory compliance and ethical responsibilities, and assist investigators with achieving compliance. Identify deviations from approved procedures and expectations, and recommend corrective actions. Develop and provide educational programs to investigators who use the HRPP. Partner with faculty and other University personnel in building and sustaining an effective and efficient HRPP, which supports a world-class research institution. Monitor developments with changing requirements of sponsors and collaborators. Identify and develop new practices and procedures that can increase the level of service provided to faculty, the Institutional Review Board (IRB), and external partners. Required:
Minimum of two years of experience in IRB administration, clinical research, regulatory compliance with human subjects, or nursing.
Ability to analyze, interpret, and implement Federal regulations and University policies and procedures related to academic research studies with human subjects.
Strong oral and written communication.
Excellent customer service skills and professionalism in dealing with external business partners, students, faculty and staff.
Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and build working relationships among a diverse workforce at all levels.
Strong organizational and time management skills with emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail.
Motivated individual with ability to efficiently multi task, work under pressure, handle frequent interruptions and meet deadlines.
Ability to identify and determine problems, analyze information and implement solutions.
Capable of taking initiative, assuming responsibility and handling confidential information with discretion.
Ability to work independently and contribute to a team environment.
Must possess a learning orientation to changing technology.
High proficiency in software: Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook (Electronic email/Calendaring) and internet research skills.
Certified IRB Professional (CIP) preferred at time of employment, required within two years of being in the position.
Broad knowledge of research methods and terminology.
Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.
A background check will be required for employment.
FLSA Exemption is dependent upon salary offered:
Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime) or
Salaried Non-exempt (Eligible for Overtime)
Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Purdue University Northwest
Website : http://www.pnw.edu
We are Purdue University Northwest, part of the internationally-respected Purdue University system and the fifth-largest public university in the state of Indiana On February 26, 2014, Purdue University announced a plan to unify the administration of the university’s two northwest Indiana campuses, Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central. On July 18, 2014, the Purdue Board of Trustees approved Purdue University Northwest as the name of the unified Calumet and North Central campuses. Dr. Thomas Keon, Chancellor of Purdue Calumet, was appointed Chancellor-Designate of Purdue Northwest on November 20, 2015. Once unification is complete, Purdue Northwest will be a comprehensive university enrolling more than 15,000 students, employing more than 1,500 faculty and staff, and offering more than 70 graduate and undergraduate programs of study on two campuses. The current target date for completion of unification is July 1, 2016.Purdue University Northwest, in the land grant tradition of learning, discovery and engagement, provides high quality, affordable undergraduate and graduate education to students of Northwest Indiana and beyond. We create a welcoming environment that promotes critical inquiry through experiential learning, faculty scholarship, civic engagement and community partnerships.Purdue University Northwest will be the institution of choice in Northwest Indiana and beyond as the center for education, innovation, economic development and culture.