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Coordinates the activities of research committees such as IACUC, IBC, IRE, and LSC. Analyzes protocols application submission, conduct semi-annual reviews, and participate participates in conducting ORI compliance education/outreach activities for faculty, staff and students.
Coordinates the activities of committees including, but not limited to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Institutional Review Entity (IRE), Laboratory Safety Committee (LSC), and the Conflict of Interest in Research Committee (COI-RC).
Analyzes protocol application submissions to ensure they follow all regulatory requirements including but not limited to OLAW, USDA, AAALAC, the Guide, OSP and the NIH Guidelines.
Records meeting minutes of convened committee meetings.
Assists with conducting semi-annual reviews and performing inspections of facilities and laboratories.
Assists with post approval monitoring for IACUC and IBC protocols.
Updates IACUC and IBC committee members on status of protocol submissions, committee deadlines, and regulatory updates.
Processes and/or drafts approval letters for initial, amendment, renewal and event form submissions.
Assists with maintaining FIU's Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) accreditation.
Participates in conducting ORI compliance education/outreach activities for faculty, staff and students.
Coordinates the Responsible Conduct of Research Program for faculty and students.
Performs other related duties required or as directed. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.
Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of relevant experience.
Knowledge of lab safety.
Experience with Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) and Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement (QA/QI).
Previous knowledge of regulatory agencies requirement.
Experience in Research Administration.
Internal Number: 522668
About Florida International University
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