Regulatory Specialist II, Research Subjects Review Board
University of Rochester
Location: Rochester, New York
Type: Full Time
Academic / Research
College / University
Internal Number: 245091
Manages the activities and processes associated with research protocols as they relate to risk assessment, local, state and federal guidelines, ethical principles and the compliance with regulations protecting the rights and welfare of human research subjects and their participation in research activities. Serves as advisor to investigators on the resolution of critical issues related to human subject protocols and protection. Manages the Research Subject Review Board to ensure timely, efficient and appropriate review and monitoring of research. Manages the initial and the continued regulatory compliance for an assigned portfolio of research and clinical departments to ensure efficient and timely processing of scientific protocols.
Manages the UR Reliance process for applicable studies including facilitating reliance agreements and institutional requirements between the UR HRPP and outside/external IRBs when the UR RSRB is the Reviewing IRB. Key liaison between the UR RSRB, UR Principal Investigators (PIs) and research teams, external research sites, and other external organizations and IRBs as it relates to RSRB reliance issues.
This position is 100% remote with the possibility for some in-person meetings. Note that there specific UR requirements for employees who work out of state.
Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of human subject research experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience). Please see full details on our careers page.
The University of Rochester is a private research university in Rochester, New York. The university grants undergraduate and graduate degrees, including doctoral and professional degrees. The University of Rochester enrolls approximately 6,800 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students