Position Summary: Monmouth University is seeking a knowledgeable, respected, goal-driven leader to join our team as a Director of the Office of Research Compliance (ORC Director).
The successful candidate will have experience in providing direction and administrative oversight to all core components of the institution's Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) including the Institutional Review Board (IRB), training, quality assurance and Improvement, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and the Research Integrity Officer to Oversee Research Misconduct. The ORC Director will oversee the facilitation and support of research reviewed by Institutional Review Board (IRB) and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) including the development and implementation of program goals and objectives.
Required Degree, License or Certifications: Master's degree
Required Skills or Software: Intermediate knowledge of MS Word 2013, Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel 2013, Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment
Required Years of Experience: 5
Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated work experience with increasing responsibility in a human subjects protection program. Experience supervising or conducting human research.
Knowledge of Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) standards and accreditation requirements, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations and state laws governing privacy, and Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) regulations.
Certified IRB Professional (CIP) or other appropriate certification as a research professional.
Working knowledge of scientific and medical concepts, terminology, and clinical care procedures and standards, as well as good clinical/research practices and standards.
Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 6,200 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.