Title:  Research Coordinator II - Pediatrics (On Site)

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $44,948 - $51,683
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  17833


The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine and Sports Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) is seeking a research coordinator to join our program. To coordinate day-to-day activities of research protocols and help collect data toward the development of grant proposals for the Division of Adolescent Medicine & Sports Medicine, to ensure accurate data collection, documentation, and management, and safety of research participants.

Job Duties

  • 15% Helps prepare grant proposals.
  • 15% Manages multiple databases; runs preliminary statistical analyses.
  • 10% Interviews, screens, and recruits patients for studies, explains process and procedures to educate participants regarding research studies, consents participants following regulatory guidelines.
  • 10% Collects patient information in a confidential manner; processes documents and enters information into a database or extracts from existing databases. May obtain vital signs or conduct other non-invasive patient-related procedures. 
  • 10% Schedules research participants for data collection, administers surveys, manages returned survey and audio-recorded interviews, including transcriptions.
  • 7% Conducts literature searches and creates annotated bibliographies.
  • 5% Conducts regular searches for funding opportunities and distributes to faculty, may extract key information first.
  • 5% Coordinates patient/participant compensation.
  • 5% Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • 5% Schedules research meetings.
  • 5% Helps develop manuscripts, conference abstracts, and conference presentations.
  • 3% May be required to obtain additional software training.
  • 4% Performs other job duties as assigned.
  • 1% Orders supplies and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field.
  • Experience recruiting participants for clinical research, conducting literature searches, and strong interpersonal and organizational skills.



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