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Columbia University Clinical Research Coordinator - General Medicine in New York, New York

  • Requisition no: 512982

  • Work Type: Full Time

  • Location: Campus|Medical Center

  • School/Department: null

  • Categories: Research (Lab and Non-Lab)

  • Job Type: Officer of Administration

  • Bargaining Unit: n/a

  • Regular/Temporary: Regular

  • End Date if Temporary: n/a

  • Hours Per Week: 35

  • Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Position Summary

Working in the Division of General Medicine under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Clinical Research Coordinator will provide coordination and data collection in NIH-sponsored research studies as part of a research team, in collaboration with section leadership and divisional administration.


  • Conduct study procedures including interviews and neuropsychological testing, and data entry and upload

  • Schedule and accompany participants for study procedures

  • Manage petty cash accounts

  • Responsible for Institutional Review Board (IRB) protocol submissions

  • Manage FDA’s IND applications and approved protocols

  • Serve as a backup for PET/MRI scheduling and completion, as well as neuropsychological test administration and other study procedures

  • Perform additional related duties as needed

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus two years related experience

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Ability to exercise initiative and judgment

  • Team player with ability to thrive in busy research environment

  • Ability to think and write clearly and to edit materials accurately

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, handle multiple projects simultaneously, and prioritize tasks while maintaining responsibility for timely execution

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fluency in Spanish highly desirable

  • Experience in neuropsychological testing and logistics of brain imaging procedures

Other Requirements

  • Participation in the medical surveillance program

  • Contact with patients and/or human research subjects

  • Successful completion of applicable compliance and systems training requirements

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