Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Human Research Coordinators are key to the process for the review and approval of research studies involving human subjects. These positions are located within the Office for the Protection of Research Subjects (OPRS) which is responsible for scientific and IRB review of all oncology research undertaken under the umbrella of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center.
All positions in this job family will report to a senior staff member of OPRS. Extensive interaction with associates and support staff of assigned principals. Extensive interaction with committee members, investigators and study staff.
Bachelors of Arts or Science required.
1 year of experience working with scientific review or an IRB or an advanced degree such as an MPH.
Experience working in a medical or scientific research setting or comparable technology-oriented business is preferable.
Strong oral and writing skills required.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.