Yale Cancer Center is Connecticut's only cancer center designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and one of only 47 in the nation. Yale Cancer Center delivers the highest quality patient-centered care, achieves breakthrough discoveries, and trains the future leaders in cancer science and medicine. There are over 190 clinical trials providing the most advanced cancer therapies at Smilow Cancer Hospital and in the 11 Care Centers located throughout the state of Connecticut. The Clinical Trials Office is in a period of rapid growth and actively recruiting Clinical Research Coordinators.
The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) will be responsible for planning, tracking, and ensuring that the clinical activities for study participants are conducted in accordance with approved protocols. These activities include, but are not limited to patient screening, eligibility determination, registration and other protocol and subject milestones. The CRC will have direct patient contact and will be responsible for managing multiple clinical trials. The CRC will be assigned to a specific disease team(s) upon hire based on the candidate's background.
Posting Position Title: Coordinator 4, Research Support
University Job Title: Clinical Research Coordinator
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability to create and follow research project related supporting documents.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven ability to schedule and coordinate research activities as well as work with a team to develop action items and other means to keep projects moving along according to timeline.
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to report on the status of project deliverables and draft and submit project updates to Yale team and study sponsor.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong clinical and analytical skills. Proven ability to evaluate and assess subject's suitability for inclusion into studies, obtain informed consent, determine patient eligibility and coordinate patient enrollment.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent time management and organizational skills. Strong interpersonal skills with the proven ability to communicate effectively.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's degree in health or research related discipline and two years of related work experience in a similar job family. Experience must indicate ability to work with minimal supervision in a team atmosphere and receptiveness to direction. Familiarity with oncology preferred.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree in a relevant academic/scientific field and a minimum of 3 years of related research support experience; or the equivalent combination of education or experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.