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LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans (LSUHSC-NO) is seeking a dynamic, motivated, and independent professional with demonstrated analytical, communication, and organizational skills for the position of Institutional Review Board (IRB) Coordinator. The IRB serves as a screening unit to review, evaluate, and make recommendations relative to research proposals that utilize human subjects. The position will be responsible for coordinating a complex and responsible range of activities for the IRB to include assisting in the management of the IRB, providing formal education programs for faculty members and staff and assisting with ongoing audits and the overall IRB application process. The coordinator reports to the Director of the Office of Research Services.
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in business, health sciences, or a related field and have at least 4 years of related professional experience. Applicants with a Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in a non-specified field with at least 5 or more years of professional experience in Human Subject Research, IRB, or medical research ethics will be considered.
A Master’s degree in business, health sciences, or a related field is desired along with 2 years of professional experience in Human Subject Research, IRB, or medical research ethics. Possession of Certified IRB Professional (CIP) certificate and experience with AAHRPP accreditation process for human research protection programs is also desired.
Candidates must include a letter of application, resume, and a list of potential references as a single file attachment. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications. This position will remain open until filled.
Applicants should apply at https://lsuh.sc/jobs/?id=1531.
LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
About Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
Lousiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans is comprised of five professional schools (Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Allied Health Professions, and Public Health) and graduate school. LSUHSC-NO, a State public institution, is part of the LSU System.