The Center of Excellence for Inflammation, ID and Immunity is seeking applicants for a Clinical Research Coordinator. This position will provide clinical research support in the Clinical Research Office of ETSU’s Center of Excellence for Inflammation, Infectious Diseases (CIIDI). Our Center has expanded in scope and has established a clinical core, with the addition of the Center of Excellence for HIV/ AIDS Care to the other scientific cores.
The Clinical Research Coordinator is a new position and will serve as the interface between basic researchers and clinicians by facilitating specimen accrual to translational studies, in particular a new initiative with UTHSC focusing on genomic data merged with clinical data. The individual in this position will recruit subjects from studies, obtaining informed consent from subjects and clinical samples. This position will collect and/or process these samples for use and/or transport.
The Fair Labor Standards Act status of exempt or non-exempt will depend on the incumbent's entry salary for this position. All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Nursing, or health-related field required.
1 year of experience in a clinical setting required.
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.