Hi, we got a new job opening for Research Support Specialist – Hussman Institute for Human Genomics in University of Miami
Company : University of Miami
Location : Miami, FL
position : Research Support Specialist – Hussman Institute for Human Genomics
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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.
With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.
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The University of Miami has an exciting opportunity for a Research Support Specialist with the Hussman Institute for Human Genomics.
The core responsibilities of the role are the following:
Researches, collects, analyzes, and synthesizes data and maintains databases.
Conducts quality assurance checks, reports on the status of research activities, and submits monthly activity logs for protocol.
Organizes and coordinates community working group meetings for protocol activities.
Serves as primary point of contact for community partners and supervises and oversees research data collection at protocol venues in the community.
Reviews study progress, identifies areas of opportunity, and recommends solutions.
Prepares and updates study research procedures manuals.
Assists with the preparation of grant proposals by processing regulatory documents for all institutions and offices involved.
Contributes to the publication and presentation of significant results and writes and edits material for publication and presentation.
Maintains research files and responds to phone calls on the research study phone line.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
Ability to handle difficult and stressful situations with professional composure.
Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships.
Ability to understand and follow instructions.
Department Specific Functions:
Assist with ordering clinical supplies for the Institute
Assist with arranging and overseeing focus groups in communities for research education and awareness.
Manages chart room access to ensure all patient information is secure.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida’s only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We’re the challenge you’ve been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza (“the flu”) season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.
Job Status: Full time
Employee Type: Staff
Pay Grade: r4