Manages the daily operations of the office and provides direct supervision, work assignments, and annual performance evaluations of all staff. Monitors staff performance, identifies training and continuing education opportunities and resources. Monitors compliance of the research enterprise with all policies and procedures set forth by the institution.
Provide broad oversight for and maintain up-to-date knowledge of applicable regulations and policies as they relate to Institutional Review Board and other regulatory agencies.
Conducts educational training sessions for faculty, staff, and students in all areas of compliance by research compliance.
Conduct data safety reviews by regularly evaluating a random selection of active research and teaching protocols.
Ensures that protocols remain consistent with their original design.
Serve as the primary reviewer for protocols to ensure accuracy, ethical congruity, compliance with federal, state, and institutional regulations and procedures.
Coordinate and monitor the protocol review process and assist when necessary to ensure complete and expedient review of all protocols, making certain that all special regulatory issues have been properly addressed and requisite approvals/clearance obtained.
Coordinate the financial conflict of interest processes such as ensuring submission of individual financial conflict of interest disclosures in accordance with institutional policy; oversight of required investigator training, completion, and necessary follow-up; review of potential conflicts and reporting to regulatory agencies.
Develop and implement quality assessment reviews which ensures that the department is compliant with institutional and federal mandates including but not limited to record-keeping, data management, internal audit or inspection, and problem-solving plans.
Oversee regulation of the use and disposal of bio hazardous agents and ensure that new faculty, students, and staff obtain required certifications.
Oversee chemical safety, including training, record keeping disposal of chemical waste and chemical waste monitoring.
Develop and maintain review process for laboratory equipment certification.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Bachelor's Degree- (Required)
Minimum of 5 years-Related work experience (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 1...3 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.