Senior Research Coordinator

Clearance Level
San Antonio, Texas

REQ#: RQ67517

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

GDIT s military health team is HIRING a Senior Research Coordinator to support the 59th Medical Wing (MDW), located at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

The 59th Medical Wing Science and Technology (ST) office advises and conducts clinical and translational research on matters pertaining to the medical aspects of the Air Expeditionary Force and the health of Air Force (AF) personnel and beneficiaries. In order to support the required research, ST offices conduct translational research in the areas of emergency medical care, combat casualty care, force health protection, restorative medicine, clinical and rehabilitative medicine and specialty centers.

Learn more about the 59th MDW HERE

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Supports Government directors, PIs, in the planning, programming, and execution of clinical research projects and protocols and associated activities.
  • Maintain study records related to participation in accordance with protocols, study schedules, participant observation, and provides follow up documentation to the PI. For human studies, assists with activities related to the conduct of the study to include but not limited to study enrollment and follow-up. Coordinates multiple, concurrent projects for the PI/director; confers with investigator on experimental design; provides instruction on various research laboratory techniques, and study participant contact procedures.
  • Organize research information; manages reporting and data collection.
  • Monitors comprehensive research study budgets.
  • Research equipment/supply catalogs, and recommend purchase requests for projects/protocols in accordance with the IRB.
  • Documents all regulatory research and administrative actions needed for study compliance.
  • Prepares/delivers required reports and other research documentation to PI.
  • Prepares correspondence, creates and maintains study files, develop study schedules, and presentation graphics to support the research study.
  • May require occasional weekend and evening hours.

What You’ll Need (required):

  • Required: B.S in Biological Sciences; Masters highly preferred.
  • 5+years’ minimum experience in clinical research.
  • Preferred candidate will hold a current certification, such as Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC).
  • Demonstrated competence in oral and written communication.
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple concurrent clinical projects (5+ years)
  • Must be organized, attentive to detail, and possess a positive, friendly and professional demeanor.
  • Intermediate+ experience with Microsoft Office applications including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Publisher, and SharePoint.
  • Intermediate+ experience with Adobe Acrobat and internet applications.
  • Experience in use of computerized information systems related to Human Subjects Research required (i.e. eIRB or related software).
  • Successful completion and maintenance of Human Subjects training / training in human subjects research protection, bioethics, and HIPAA.
  • Demonstrated experience in the application of CFR, GCP and ICH guidelines.
  • Successful completion GCP training and familiar with GCP in practice.
  • Demonstrated FDA regulatory experience.


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