This position will support the faculty, residents, and fellows of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the preparation for, conduct of, and completion of any and all Human Subjects Research projects and sub-projects in which they are engaged.
The staff member is expected to show individual initiative and engagement in the role insofar as initial job duties as well as evolving Departmental and Institutional initiatives and requirements, trainings, and other aspects of the job in an increasingly competitive research, clinical, technical, and regulatory environment.
Due to the potential for patient safety and/or deadline driven issues, communication and/or extended work outside the posted hours is expected as needed.
This position will report administratively to the Site Manager at Penn Medicine University City (PMUC) and will report, on a study-specific basis, to the respective principal investigators at Weightman Hall. The CRC-A for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will also work on Department level research, education, and quality/process improvement initiatives as required.
Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class ...of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.