Applied Clinical Research Graduate Program Director
ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY 720 Fourth Avenue South St. Cloud, MN 56301
State University Faculty (Unclassified IFO)
This is a non-tenured, renewable faculty appointment on an annual basis. .75 FTE Fixed Term position in the Academic Center for Regulatory Affairs in the College of Science and Engineering.
Develop and manage approved program coursework required to obtain professional competencies in the area of Clinical Research for the medical products industries, including the overall flow and completeness of the program.
Lead periodic review of Applied Clinical Research curriculum, recommend and obtain approval of curriculum changes.
Oversee the development and implementation of online Clinical Research program.
Provide leadership in the identification and recruitment of interdisciplinary and working professionals as adjunct instructors that will develop, deliver and update program coursework
Help prepare and manage marketing materials in support of program.
Coordinate and lead recruitment activities for new students including company meetings, information sessions, and other activities as deemed appropriate
Serves as a faculty advisor for students.
Serve as ex officio member of external advisory board
Serve as chair of admissions committee to make final recommendations regarding admission to the Applied Clinical Research program based on review of applications and recommendations from admission committee
Perform in accord with the IFO MnSCU Master Agreement http://www.hr.mnscu.edu/contract_plans/index.html address five criteria, Demonstrated excellence in teaching or other assigned duties, scholarly or creative activities, continuing preparation, contributions to student growth and development, and contributions to the university and community.
Responsibility for reporting on program activities to the Dean of the College of Science and Engineering
Coordinate and oversee culminating experiences and internships for student in the program.
Coordinate and oversee annual career fair and networking events.
Significant experience working in Clinical Research for a medical product manufacturer or Food & Drug Administration with increasing responsibility to at least a senior management position.
Master's Degree in applicable discipline with direct experience in medical device clinical research or Bachelor's degree in the applicable discipline plus significant progressive leadership of management experience in a clinical research profession.
Demonstrated ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrated collaborative management style
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong organizational skills
Evidence of ability to lead a team oriented approach to development, delivery and assessment of curriculum
Evidence of current professional intellectual involvement as demonstrated by public speaking or publication in relevant journals
PhD or MD
Prior undergraduate or graduate-level faculty appointment including experience with online, course delivery.
Evidence of Personnel management experience.
The Academic Center for Regulatory Affairs (ACRA) is part of the College of Science and Engineering at St Cloud State University. The ACRA provides three programs in medical technology at the graduate level: Regulatory Affairs and Services, Applied Clinical Research and Medical Technology Quality [http://www.stcloudstate.edu/medtech/]. The ACRA has a Director for each of the programs and more than 40 professional adjunct instructors. Courses are offered evenings and weekends. All ACRA programs operate out of the Twin Cities in Plymouth, MN.
Application Review begins September 13, 2017; position is open until filled. Only complete applications will be considered. A complete application will include the following:
Contact information for three (3) current, professional references
Copies of Transcript(s) (undergraduate/graduate/PhD); if advanced to finalist, official transcripts will be required.
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