The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

Coordinator - RN Research Study Coordinator, Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center

Hiring department Medical School
Monthly salary $5,416+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-10-13-01-0426
Job Status Open
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

At the University of Texas at Austin, we transform lives for the benefit of society. Dell Medical School is building on this core purpose to create a vital, inclusive health ecosystem for the benefit of all. UT Health Austin, a new care team-based practice, will begin treating patients in downtown Austin's state of the art Health Transformation Building this Fall.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Manages clinical research projects via study protocols and provides direct patient care for study participants in the Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center at UT Austin Dell Medical School.

Essential Functions

Assists with the preparation, submission and management of internal/external compliance documentation at all stages of the research project. Assists with the selection, education, testing, and monitoring of research project participants. Follows protocols and collaborates with other healthcare providers to ensure continuity of participant care. Documents patient care and study results using appropriate formats and systems. Communicates patient/study results on an on-going basis to research team. Participates in study site visits and ensures the safekeeping and accurate inventory of investigational drug supplies. Participates in quality assurance/improvement initiatives. Ensures compliance with applicable standards of care and regulatory requirements. Educates staff and physicians concerning rules and regulations. Determines need for termination of patient participation on collaboration with the study investigator. Coordinates accurate inpatient account services and ensures accurate billing. Coordinates, completes and maintains data collection for case report forms. Participates in planning and operation of research activities.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN). Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing. Two years of general nursing experience with some administrative experience. Ability to work efficiently and flexibly in a fast-paced environment with minimal guidance. Outstanding organizational and time-management skills. Professional demeanor with tact and respect at all times. Ability to address individuals and information with a high degree of sensitivity and confidentiality in various situations. Proficiency with at least one electronic health record system. Capacity to work well with other care providers. Proven ability to manage complex projects independently. Effective interpersonal skills. The Dell Medical School is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to diversity and excellence within the learning health system. At the Dell Medical School we strive to create a vital, inclusive health ecosystem. To ensure alignment, we follow these fundamental values: Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in the capacity of Research coordination, Investigation Review Boards and Sponsored Programs Administration.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Lifting and moving Combination of office, exam, and other clinical settings. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, biohazards, toxic substances, medicinal preparations, and other conditions common to a clinic setting.

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