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Coordinator for the Human Research Protection Program
Office of Research Integrity, Oregon State University
Coordinators for the Human Research Protection program facilitate submission review, management, and approval processes in accordance with relevant nationally recognized best practices, federal regulations, state laws, and institutional policies. General responsibilities include: Research protocol review and risk analysis, outreach and education, committee and program support, information systems and records management.
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Bachelor's degree or significant and relevant experience in related research or compliance area(s)
Prior experience interpreting federal regulations or working in a setting where ethics and regulatory compliance and oversight are critical
Highly proficient with MS Outlook and Word
Demonstrably skilled in professional verbal and written communication
Ability to handle difficult situations effectively and collegially
Ability to interact professionally and respectfully with individuals from a variety of backgrounds
Ability to work both independently and as a team member; able to appropriately identify when to consult other unit staff or Administrator
Effective organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail
Able to appropriately set priorities, deal effectively with high volumes, rigid deadlines, and frequent changes
Commitment to maintaining a positive, productive, and healthy office environment
Preferred qualifications include:
Master’s or other post-graduate research or professional degree
Prior experience in an IRB, IACUC, or COI office, or experience conducting research with human subjects
Familiarity with research ethics and methods
Familiarity with software programs developed for research administration or web-based submissions and tracking
Demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity
Internal Number: P03385UF
About Oregon State University
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon’s natural wonders.
Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose — making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.
Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state’s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.
As Oregon’s largest public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State’s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Ext...ension offices, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon’s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.
Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs,including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.
Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Dixon Recreation Center are connected to the grid.
The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on campus.
Oregon State is located in Corvallis, a vibrant college town of 55,000 in the heart of Western Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Corvallis consistently ranks among the best and safest cities to live in the U.S., as well as among the most environmentally responsible.