Job Information

University of Utah PS Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 05/23/2022

Requisition Number PRN30701B

Job Title PS Clinical Nurse Coordinator

Working Title PS Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator

Job Grade UGR

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 30

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Monday through Friday with occasional weekends as needed.

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 00201 - PhysicalTher/Athletic Training

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 78,228 to 105,000

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

This position is for a Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator to support research projects funded by the National Institutes of Health ( NIH ). The Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination of patient research activities, including regulatory procedures, general conduct of clinical research, and possibly required to conduct procedures within their scope of practice and according to State Law (I.V. blood draw, medication administration). This person will become part of an interdisciplinary research team dedicated to conducting rigorous clinical trials to identify effective, treatments to offset the physical and metabolic consequences of physical disuse on older adults.


1. Monitor and manage patient recruitment, enrollment, and tracking including strategies to meet enrollment and compliance goals.

2. Coordinate and perform responsibilities related to research patients including screening and recruiting, coordinating patient visits with clinical research center, obtaining informed consent, answering participant inquiries, patient follow up, overseeing study visits and acting as a liaison between participants, the clinical research center, and research staff and study physicians.

3. Oversee compliance to study protocols

4. Recognize, track and report adverse events and protocol deviations.

5. Prepare, submit, and maintain regulatory documents for the IRB , NIH , and FDA .

6. Prepare for study audits during course and at the close of a research study.

7. May perform procedures within the scope of practice and according to State Law (e.g., I.V. blood draw)

Minimum Qualifications


Current RQI Healthcare Provider eCredential through the University of Utah Health RQI system. The eCredential is to be obtained within 30 days of hire.

Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Utah, or obtain one within 90 days of hire under the interstate compact if switching residency to State of Utah. Must maintain current Interstate Compact (multi-state) license if residency is not being changed to Utah.

Two years general nursing experience.


Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.

One year of directly related experience in an area of specialty is preferred.

Some positions may require additional certifications such as Advanced Cardiac Life Support ( ACLS ), Pediatric Advanced Life Support ( PALS ), or Neonatal Resuscitation Program ( NRP ) within one year of hire.


Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


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For more information:

To inquire about this posting, ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.