Park Nicollet Health Services
St. Louis Park
Supports all activities for Park Nicollet Institutes (PNI) Institutional Review Boards (IRB) and the IRB for the Community Oncology Programs. Supports enhancement of PNHS and Community Oncology Programs physicians and associates research activities to ultimately improve the quality of patient care. Serves as a resource for all matters related to human research subject protection and compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Supports implementation of and serves as a resource for research education. Works with the IRB Administrator to direct the receipt, review, processing, and documentation of research studies conducted by PNHS. Supervises clerical staff, volunteers, and/or students on an as needed basis. Bachelors degree and minimum of two years of experience in a research or health-related field. Experience working in IRB administration and knowledge of federal regulations relating to IRBs and human subject research preferred. Proficiency in the advanced features of the IRBs current computer software packages for word, excel, database management and PNHS e-mail. Administering and advising on all phases of IRB application process. Consulting on practices in keeping with ethical standards and relevant laws applicable to human research subjects. Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail. High degree of accuracy and ability to work under deadlines and effectively manage high volume workload required. Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work well with individuals from different disciplines and backgrounds. Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Ability to work independently and to recognize when to seek direction and/or additional resources. Ability to prioritize and work on numerous projects. NIH or comparable certificate demonstrating course completion in human subjects research ethics. Willingness to pursue certification for IRB Professionals within three years of hire.