Coord,Biomed Rsrch Suppt
Requisition ID req11362 Working Title Coord,Biomed Rsrch Suppt
Position Grade 09 Position Summary
The UNMCCC is seeking a knowledgeable, detail oriented Data
Coordinator to join our oncology research team (primarily working
with lung/head, neck/melanoma/sarcoma, brain, breast, GYN, and HEME
cancers). The Clinical Research Office provides the necessary
resources for clinical investigators to conduct research trials,
thereby making clinical trials available to patients throughout New
Mexico. We seek to reduce barriers to clinical research for both
investigators and patients so that we can serve the entire
community, including minorities and the underserved.
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
- Collecting clinical trial patient data from a variety of
sources and submitting data to sponsoring organizations in a timely
- Overseeing the day-to-day data management activities for
specified clinical trials in accordance with the research
parameters established by the investigator/protocol.
- Coordinating data extraction and validation, data entry,
discrepancy management, and source documentation management for
assigned research protocols.
- Working with sponsoring organization representatives and/or
auditors during routine or ad hoc meetings.
The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center is the
Official Cancer Center of New Mexico and the only National Cancer
Institute-designated Cancer Center in a 500-mile radius. Its 125
board-certified oncology specialty physicians include cancer
surgeons in every specialty (abdominal, thoracic, bone and soft
tissue, neurosurgery, genitourinary, gynecology, and head and neck
cancers), adult and pediatric hematologists/medical oncologists,
gynecologic oncologists, and radiation oncologists. They, along
with more than 500 other cancer healthcare professionals (nurses,
pharmacists, nutritionists, navigators, psychologists and social
workers), provided cancer care for nearly 60 percent of the adults
and children in New Mexico affected by cancer. They treated 11,249
patients in 84,875 ambulatory clinic visits in addition to
in-patient hospitalizations at UNM Hospital. These patients came
from every county in the State. More than 12 percent of these
patients participated in cancer clinical trials testing new cancer
treatments and 35 percent of patients participated in other
clinical research studies, including tests of novel cancer
prevention strategies and cancer genome sequencing. The 130 cancer
research scientists affiliated with the UNMCCC were awarded almost
$60 million in federal and private grants and contracts for cancer
research projects and published 301 high quality publications.
Promoting economic development, they filed more than 30 new patents
in FY16, and since 2010, have launched 11 new biotechnology
start-up companies. Scientists associated with the UNMCCC Cancer
Control & Disparities have conducted more than 60 statewide
community-based cancer education, prevention, screening, and
behavioral intervention studies involving more than 10,000 New
Mexicans. Finally, the physicians, scientists and staff have
provided education and training experiences to more than 230 high
school, undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral fellowship
students in cancer research and cancer health care delivery. Learn
more at http://cancer.unm.edu.
See the Position Description for additional information.
Conditions of Employment Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma or GED; at least 5 years of experience
directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are
above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for
experience on a year for year basis.
- Clinical research experience
- Clinical research data management experience
Additional Requirements Finalists should be prepared to provide
official educational transcripts if selected for hire.
Applicants must provide names of 3 past or present supervisors
as references that the hiring official can contact. Campus Health
Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM Department CRTC Clinic
Rsrch Data Management (099L) Employment Type Staff Staff Type
Regular - Full-Time Term End Date Status Non-Exempt Pay $12.38 -
$18.57 Benefits Eligible This is a benefits eligible position. The
University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of
benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In
addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition
remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home
page for a more information. ERB Statement Temporary and on-call
employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or
greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service
credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational
Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining
to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB
Guidelines Clarified webpage. Background Check Required Yes For
Best Consideration Date 11/18/2019 Application Instructions
APPLICANT: Please complete the official application; making sure to
include all prior work experience and average hours worked per
week. Attach your Current Resume; listing three former or current
Supervisor References. Attach your Cover Letter that details how
your experience matches the position as described above; including
any Preferred Qualifications.
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are
eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran
Preference Program webpage for additional details.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and
retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity
Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.