JOB TITLE:Clncl Trials Rsrch Nurse Mgr
CLASS CODE: 001297


Manage the operational activities of the clinical trials for a research program.


Manage, coordinate and execute program research. Establish and implement policies and procedures. Develop and define educational needs of research staff.

Act as liaison between principal investigators and associated University departments, community groups and sponsoring agencies.

Develop budgets, make recommendations and implement budget adjustments. Monitor expenditures. Prepare financial reports.

Research, gather, organize and compile data for research proposals and submit reports and other documentation as required by sponsoring agencies.

Coordinate and monitor all aspects of research trials, including protocol compliance, education of subjects, data collection and reporting.

Monitor patient screenings and maintain records and test results. Maintain documentation according to FDA, sponsor and University guidelines.

Hire, train and supervise research nursing staff. Provide specialized nursing services in the evaluation, management, and treatment of patients and research subjects as needed to accomplish research goals.


Bachelor's degree in nursing, Kentucky RN license in good standing.  Must be able to meet credentialing standards of partner facilities (e.g., KentuckyOne Health).  Job incumbent must obtain a master's degree in a relevant field (e.g., MSN, MBA, MPH, MA-BE, or MHA) within 3 years of employment and SOCRA or other clinical research certification within 5 years of employment.  Additional experience may not be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements. 


Five years of related experience.