Title:  Research Coordinator II

Division:  Molecular and Human Genetics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $37,463 - $47,768
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  5984


Immediate opening for a Research Coordinator to work on large clinical trials with global pharmaceutical sponsors on long-term studies involving both adult and pediatric patients in the treatment of rare pediatric diseases. We have currently 3 different clinical treatment protocols in a condition known as achondroplasia. In addition, we just started with a clinical trial in Angelman syndrome using antisense oligonucleotide technology with plans to expand to more trials. These represent examples of cutting-edge technologies rarely used in clinical medicine. 
We will provide training for study specific activities (e.g., ECGs, growth measurements).  Further, we offer opportunities for ongoing learning and development as well as career advancement.
We are seeking candidates with a passion for clinical research, strong communication skills, and superior attention to detail.

Job Duties

This position will coordinate the day to day activities of human subject research protocols.  This will include screening, enrollment and monitoring of research subjects.  This position requires a person that can manage multiple tasks with a high attention to detail. This position involves accurate data collection, documentation, and ensuring overall safety of human subject participants.


  • Participates in the management of various aspects of clinical trials involving human subjects.
  • Works with other members of the study team - nurses, physicians, financial and regulatory support.
  • Accurate data collection and data entry in an electronic database.
  • Responds to data queries.
  • Organizes study visits - arrange travel through travel agency; make appointments with various departments.
  • Conducts drug accountability.
  • Ships frozen and ambient lab specimens.
  • Participates in protocol specific training such as anthropometric measurements, ECGs.
  • Contributes to study budget development. 
  • Works on several studies.

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

  • Must be experienced with computer files and Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ability to multi-task is critical to this role.  





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