Clinical Research Coordinator 6/4/2020
University of California - San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY JOB OVERVIEW
The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) is with the Juvenile Justice Behavioral Health research team in the Department of Psychiatry at UCSF and Division of Infant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH). The UCSF-SFGH Juvenile Justice Behavioral Health (JJBH) team engages in a program of research that incorporates epidemiological/observation, behavioral intervention efficacy trial, and structural-level approaches to understanding how to improve behavioral health (HIV and sexually transmitted infections risk, psychiatric symptoms, substance use), legal (recidivism) outcomes for justice-involved youth and young adults. Projects range from ways to leverage technology to increase behavioral healthcare access to projects focused on addressing needs of girls and women in contact with the justice system, as well as for youth who are vulnerable or at-risk of justice or systems involvement.
The JJBH CRC will join a national multi-cultural, multi-lingual team who are dedicated to improving behavioral health outcomes and reducing health disparities among justice-involved populations.
The CRC(s) will work closely with JJBH collaborators and partners, to help coordinate and support JJBH program portfolio. Under the supervision, the CRC will provide assistance through a variety of tasks, including: 1) aiding with participant recruitment, consenting, enrollment, and retention; 2) primary and secondary data collection and management; and 3) preparing report for Institutional Review Boards and grant funders, and any other necessary paperwork to the development and implementation of JJBH projects, including presentation and manuscript preparation. The home location of the individual will be Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG), but 20-50% of their time may be spent work/traveling in San Francisco and/or the East Bay (e.g., Alameda and Contra Costa Counties).
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
The UCSF Department of Psychiatry is among the nationu0027s foremost resources in the field of child, adolescent and adult mental health. Psychiatry faculty members are recognized for their leadership roles in state-of-the-art, comprehensive and compassionate patient care, pioneering research, excellence in training the next generation of leaders, advancing public policy to advance mental health, and commitment to diversity.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences, health professions and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.\\",\\"
Required Qualifications: HS graduation and sufficient experience and demonstrated skills to successfully perform the assigned duties and responsibilities
Excellent computer and word processing skills, using standard IBM/PC software (such as; WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and/or PowerPoint
Project management experience
Demonstrated experience coordinating meetings
Investigative, data analysis, and reporting skills. Ability to generate computer reports, checking for errors, correcting and submitting accurate reports. Skills include entering, maintaining, extracting, and analyzing data in electronic systems
Excellent documentation skills, ability to set priorities, work both independently and collaboratively, excellent follow-up, work well under pressure
Communication skills; includes verbal, written and active listening. Service oriented and responsive to questions and requests. Ability to interact in a professional, resourceful, and courteous manner
Superior interpersonal skills
Ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with others; good team member. Ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines, able to set priorities and work independently. Ability to follow oral and written instructions accurately; detail oriented
Excellent organizational skills, analytical, and demonstrated attention to detail
Ability to work independently and outstanding reliability and method for self-monitoring and improvement, demonstrated excellent punctuality, attendance and reliability. Excellent follow-up and works well under pressure and deadlines
Demonstrated excellent attendance and reliability
Proven flexibility to adjust to constantly changing priorities
A preliminary job offer and assignment may be extended pending successful background clearance
NOTE: PHYSICAL/HEALTH SCREENING REQUIRED.
Preferred Qualifications: Bacheloru0027s degree in related area (e.g., Psychology, Sociology) and/or equivalent combination of experience/training
Bilingual Spanish speaking. Proof of bilingual certification or linguistic ability may be requested
At least one-year minimum research experience, including experience with preparing study materials, recruiting and enrolling study participants, and data collection
Experience working directly with high-risk youth and families
Knowledge of basic research-related tasks, such as research data entry, report writing and institutional review board processes
Experience conducting quantitative and/or qualitative analyses (via SPSS, SAS, Atlas.ti) and writing up research findings
Data management and other research data organizational experience
Valid driver s license
Must have a vehicle to travel throughout the greater Bay Area to assist with recruitment and retention and be willing and able to spend most of their work time across San Francisco and East Bay Counties
License/Certification: Valid driver s license
Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.