Title:  Research Coordinator I

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range: 
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  15929


The Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine section in the Department of Medicine is seeking a Research Coordinator I to assist in Dr. Farrah Kheradmand's lab. The Research Coordinator will coordinate day to day activities of research protocols which include screening, enrollment, and monitoring of research participants. The research coordinator II will also ensure accurate data collection, documentation, organization and safety of research participants.

Job Duties

  • Interview, screen, and recruit patients for study; explain process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Collect patient information; process documents and enter information into a database.
  • Perform Venipuncture (blood draws), EKGs/ECG’s and obtain vital signs on study participants.
  • Collect, process, ship, and maintain paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Employees may be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy and EKGs/ECGs prior to performing on study participants.
  • Maintain records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • Schedule research participant for tests and procedures such as laboratory tests, x-rays, and other studies specific for the research protocol.
  • Retrieve and submit test results to appropriate party.
  • Correspond with patient throughout study.
  • Order supplies and equipment. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Three years of relevant experience.


Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.