University of Rochester Human Subject Res Coord I in Rochester, New York


Full Time 40 hours Grade 051 Psychiatry M&D; Research


8 AM-4:30 PM



Will coordinate Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) Incubator grant evaluating the differences between traditional digital camera and the alternative light source ALS imaging system in their ability to detect bruises in a racially and ethnically diverse populations.

Will have latitude for creativity and independent judgment, and provide direction and guidance in the planning and delivery of the research project. Is an integral part of a team, acting as the liaison between clinical and research teams; responsibilities may include: community outreach; recruiting research participants; collecting, entering, cleaning, and managing data; compiling basic descriptive statistics; and handling correspondence and other miscellaneous tasks relative to the goals of the project.


Focus Group Coordination and Community Outreach

  • Identifies eligible participants and communicates effectively with them.
  • Collaborate with community stakeholders to increase awareness about research project.
  • Prepares all needed technology and materials.
  • Ensures all data is handled safely and appropriately
  • Assists with transcribing, coding and analyzing data.

Data Management

  • Analyzes and interprets data and ensures they are entered, cleaned, and stored and transported safely and securely.
  • Creates, edits, tracks, and maintains computerized and central file databases and spreadsheet for accuracy. Compiles data for presentations.
  • Utilizes high level of analytical thinking during report preparation and recommendations for publication, grant applications, requests and the like.


  • Develop and review project protocols and make editorial recommendations as needed.
  • Develop and update study recruitment materials, protocols, and manuals.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of psychopathologyand behavioralinterventionresearchby attending trainings,meetings and seminars, andreviewingappropriateresearcharticles.
  • Disseminates technical information of study data to team members and community partners.

Will subscribe to the Department's goal of creating a culturally competent environment by treating patients/ families, trainees, research subjects and co-workers in a sensitive and caring manner with appropriate attention to cultural differences. The successful candidate will participate in available cultural competence events and trainings.


Bachelor's degree preferably in social sciences and 1 year of experience in human subject research coordination. Requires organizational and problem solving skills; excellent communication skills; strong interpersonal skills with both study participants and staff; excellent customer service skills; ability to work in a team setting with all levels of management and staff.

Clinical research experience, including participant recruitment and administration or familiarity with database use and maintenance (SPSS and Redcap); or a combination of formal training and experience equivalent to the above. Ongoing knowledge of computer databases, word processing, spreadsheets, and graphics.

This position requires successful completion of the University of Rochester Research Subject Review Board (RSRB) Health Subject Protection Program (HSPP) exam.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Human Subject Res Coord I

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job ID: 206007

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time