Human Research Protection Analyst - HRP

Clearance Level
Silver Spring, Maryland

REQ#: RQ70388

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT's Military Health Solutions is hiring a Human Research Protection Analyst to support the Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) at their HQ in Silver Spring, MD. The Analyst will assist the Manager of Human Research Protection (HRP) with day to day operations, interfacing with network sites and various governmental regulatory agencies.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assists the HRP office with day to day operations.
  • Interfaces with network sites and various governmental regulatory agencies on an ongoing basis.
  • Under the direction of government, the contractor will assist and facilitate in information flow and acts as liaison between agencies such as USUHS, Federal and Contractor Principal Investigators and research staff, administrative staff, Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees (IACUCs) Institutional Bio-safety Committees (IBCs), research administration offices, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Human Research Protections (OHRP).
  • May conduct site monitoring visits to ensure compliance with regulations and human subjects protection.



  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2-3 years direct experience with HRPPs, IRBs, and/or research compliance arena required.  
  • Must have completed Human Subjects training in human subjects’ research protection, animal use, bioethics, and HIPAA required.
  • Excellent communication skills, basic clinical acumen, organizational skills and proficiency in research conduct are required.
  • Knowledge of standard qualitative and quantitative data collection techniques.
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions; work in a team; strong writing and analytical skills required. Familiarity with social science research methodology is required. S/he must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a favorable NACLC T3 security investigation prior to start date.


  • Master’s degree
  • 4-5 years direct experience with HRPPs, IRBs, and/or research compliance arena required.  
  • Certified-  IRB Professional (CIP) and/or IRB Manager (CIM) highly preferred.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.

Physical Capabilities:

  • Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time. Must be able to carry light items – up to 25 lbs. May encounter patients who are confused, agitated, or abusive.
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