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Research Integrity & Compliance (RIC) is a unit within the USF vice presidential area, USF Research & Innovation. The main function of RIC is to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations pertaining to the responsible conduct of research. RIC is responsible for such programs as the Human Research Protection, Animal Safety, Diving Safety, Radiation Safety, Biosafety, Scientific Misconduct, Conflicts of Interest in Research, and HIPAA, among others. RIC has 32 employees and an annual budget of nearly $3 million. Clients are USF research faculty, students, and staff, as well as researchers at affiliated institutions.
Apply and implement federal regulations, IRB guidelines and institutional policies related to the protection of human research participants and research integrity; ensuring conformance with ethical and regulatory standards. Serve as an expert resource to the University's research community (faculty, staff, students, etc) and serving as the liaison between the research community and the USF IRB to ensure that research conducted by USF and Affiliate investigators and research staff meet all regulatory and institutional policies and procedures to protect human subjects participating in USF research. Provide professional support to one of the Institutional Review Boards.
This position requires a Bachelor's degree and one year of experience in research or research administration; or a Master's degree. Four years of progressively responsible work experiencing research or research administration may substitute for the Bachelor's degree.
Master's degree with direct Institutional Review Board (IRB) administration and/or federally mandated record management. Two years experience and knowledge of USF IRB policies, procedures and processes. Computerized data management software as well as USF Business Enterprise applications (GEMS, OASIS and ARC) experience highly desired. Experience in a large university setting. CIP, SOCRA and/or ACRP certification.
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Internal Number: 26515
About USF - RIC
USF Research, Innovation & Economic Development (USFRI) is charged with the central administration and oversight of the USF System research enterprise. USFRI promotes USF research; stimulates economic development; provides services and assistance to facilitate faculty, staff, and student research efforts; ensures compliance with research-related laws, regulations, and policies of federal, state, sponsoring agencies and organizations, and the university; and provides for the protection and promotion of intellectual property generated by USF System employees.Research Integrity & Compliance (RIC) is a unit within the USF system vice presidential area, Research & Innovation. The main function of RIC is to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations pertaining to the responsible conduct of research. RIC is responsible for such programs as the Human Research Protection, Animal Safety, Diving Safety, Radiation Safety, Biosafety, Scientific Misconduct, Conflicts of Interest in Research, and HIPAA, among others.