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The research group of Prof. Mark Prausnitz at the Georgia Institute of Technology conducts a broad range of biomedical engineering research studies involving animals and human subjects. While members of the research team are responsible for the technical content of IRB and IACUC protocols, we seek a part-time manager working from home to oversee the process, work with researchers to prepare applications and respond to IRB/IACUC reviews, facilitate research compliance and otherwise manage interactions with the IRB and IACUC. While Georgia Tech is located in Atlanta, the work for this position can be done from home. Compensation will be on an hourly basis, averaging ~5 hours per week, although the needs may vary week to week depending on IRB and IACUC protocol deadlines and other factors. This position is ideal for someone looking for part-time work to supplement other professional activities. We seek someone interested in working for multiple years.
Manage IRB and IACUC protocols in the lab of Prof. Mark Prausnitz. Track protocol timelines to assure timely renewals and responses to IRB/IACUC reviews. Maintain electronic files of IRB/IACUC documents and assure that current documents are used.
Work with laboratory researchers (graduate students, postdoctoral researchers) to develop IRB and IACUC protocols, to respond to questions from IRB and IACUC, and to provide information to assure compliance with IRB and IACUC protocols.
Work with Prof. Prausnitz and laboratory administrative coordinator to develop internal laboratory procedures to manage research in compliance with IRB and IACUC protocols
Develop a relationship with the IRB and IACUC at Georgia Tech and serve as the interface between the Prausnitz research group and the IRB/IACUC to facilitate effectiveness and efficiency of communications and other interactions.
Ability to work from home with flexible hours.
Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Sciences degree.
Minimum 4 years of experience and knowledge of USDA and PHS regulations.
Demonstrated written and oral communications skills.
Ability to perform multiple tasks with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Working knowledge of research and medical terminology.
Demonstrated ability to work independently in a team-oriented environment, follow through, independently perform against deadlines.
Telecommuting is allowed.
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About Georgia Institute of Technology
The Georgia Institute of Technology, also known as Georgia Tech, is a top-ranked public college and one of the leading research universities in the USA. Georgia Tech provides a technologically focused education to more than 25,000 undergraduate and graduate students in fields ranging from engineering, computing, and sciences, to business, design, and liberal arts.