Department: Office of Regulatory Affairs/IRB 50001222
Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular
This is an entry level IRB Administrator position. This position is detail oriented and regulatory based. This individual will serve as a contact point for the research community for questions or concerns with human subject research, with support as needed by a more senior administrator. The IRB Administrator I will write review letters, initially with the oversight by the IRB Executive Chair or designee per Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) policies. This individual will attend IRB meetings and is expected to take an active role in the review of proposed research. When adequately experienced, this individual will serve as a voting member (or alternate member) of one or more of the IRBs, and will perform expedited reviews.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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