Research Coordinator, Clinical Psychology

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Philadelphia, PA3.9

For more than a century, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine has provided highquality, hands-on training in osteopathic medicine. As the field of medicine has changed, we've changed with it-adapting our program offerings to better meet the needs of healthcare providers and the communities they serve.

At the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia, PCOM students learn to approach problem solving in a more professional, more team-oriented manner, which prepares them to work successfully in integrated healthcare settings with other health professionals. Both campuses feature modern facilities and state-of-the-art technologies, all part of an innovative learning environment designed for collaboration and interaction.

Now, with our new location in South Georgia, we look forward to providing the same educational excellence that has made PCOM a national leader in osteopathic medical training and a respected force in our other professional and graduate program offerings. PCOM South Georgia will be located in Moultrie. Georgia-the Colquitt County seat. The city features a beautiful downtown area which is home to a historic courthouse, the Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library, numerous specialty shops and more. Colquitt County is known for its thriving agricultural industry, the Colquitt County Arts Center, hunting preserves and natural recreation areas. PCOM South Georgia is expected to open in August of 2019.

Job Details
Research Coordinator, Clinical Psychology (005561)

Job Number: 005561
Job Title: Research Coordinator, Clinical Psychology
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Direct Hire
Country: United States
State/Province: Pennsylvania
City: Philadelphia
Job Schedule: Full Time
Job Category: Research
Career Level: Manager(Team Leader or Supervisor of Staff)
Level of Education: Masters Degree
Years of Experience: 2

Position Description

The Research Coordinator will assist investigators from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (PCOM) School of Professional and Applied Psychology (Clinical Department) on a four-year study of psychological treatments for opioid use disorder. The Coordinator will also work closely with staff from collaborating institutions to synchronize study activities and recruitment efforts. Funding of this position is contingent upon the continued funding of the grant/contract.

Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:

Monitors all subcontracts, compliance, adverse events, data and safety monitoring.
Assists in the development of a Manual of Operations.
Coordinates all study-related meetings (including expert and community advisory board meetings).
Manages five (5) research assistants located at PCOM and multiple study sites, and oversees all study participant recruitment efforts.
Processes participant and advisory board payments.
Assists in managing administrative activities including training and supervision of personnel, grant and budget preparation, and data management.
Assists in preparing budgets and monitors expenditures and financial reports.
Develops and manages databases (data collection, coding, analysis and storage).
Assists in developing and submitting grant proposals.
Monitors expenditures and advises Investigators of changes in reporting or accounting requirements.
Serves as a project liaison to other departments, outside organizations, government agencies and vendors.
Oversees the preparation of reports for management, funders and regulatory agencies.
Oversees IRB applications and ensures the project is administered according to research protocol.
Assists in obtaining study instruments.
Assists with the preparation of conference posters, professional presentations and peer-reviewed publications.
Performs related responsibilities as required.
Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
A Master's degree in psychology, social work, public health or a related field and two years of related professional experience, or an equivalent combination of experience, education and training. Knowledge of research protocols

Working Conditions / Physical Requimasrements:
Mild physical work: Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus to study sites.

Application Instructions

All inquiries MUST include:
Curriculum vitae or resume
Salary requirements
Three (3) references, preferably from current or former supervisors

Additional Information:
Must pass a background check.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of Human Resources. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.