Title:  Oncology Research Coordinator II/Data Coordinator

Division:  Duncan Cancer Center
Schedule:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $38,212-$51683
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  9012


The Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center (DLDCCC) has an immediate opening for a Clinical Research Data Coordinator.  This position is within the Clinical Trials Support Unit (CTSU) of the DLDCCC, and will provide support for CTSU-coordinated clinical trials. 

The primary purpose of this position is to provide data management support to DLDCC clinical trials.  The position may also provide support to Clinical Research Coordinators, as needed, with study subjects.

Job Purpose

Coordinates day to day activities of research protocols which include screening, enrollment, and monitoring of research participants. Ensures accurate data collection, documentation, organization and safety of research participants.

Job Duties

  • Provide general research support for the conduct of clinical trials, under the supervision of senior research staff. 
  • Collect, review, and submit research data to study sponsors, either via paper or electronic CRFs.
  • Ensure accurate study records, and maintain proper and complete study documentation.
  • Enter data into study database and/or electronic case report forms. 
  • In collaboration with Research Coordinators, review and respond to data queries from study sponsors. 
  • Assist Research Coordinators with research specimen collection and submissions.
  • Assist with verbal and written translations, as needed. 
  • May assist Research Coordinators with planning and scheduling upcoming research visits for study subjects, according to protocol requirements. 
  • May assist Research Coordinators with subject screening and recruitment. 
  • May provide research Investigators with guidance regarding protocol requirements. 
  • May assist other research personnel with reports to regulatory agencies, such as the IRB, FDA and Data and Safety Review Committee.
  • Maintain working knowledge of current protocols, and internal SOPs.
  • Prepare for and assist with audits, inspections, and monitoring visits from regulatory agencies or sponsors.
  • Participate in study initiation meetings.
  • Must conduct all study activities in compliance with federal and institutional regulations.
  • Attend continuing education and training opportunities relevant to job duties.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Spanish-speaking is strongly preferred. 
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Must have experience with computer spreadsheets and database use.
  • Requires interpersonal skills necessary to coordinate research studies and interact with staff, physicians, and patients.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Phlebotomy training/certification preferred.
  • Prefer at least two years of experience. 
  • Oncology research experience preferred. 





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