National Clinical Study Coordinator
veröffentlicht am: 15.05.2018
Institut, Seminar, Klinik / Institute, Department, Clinic
Institute of Physiology , Swiss Kidney Stone Cohort
Abteilungsbeschreibung / Description of UZH unit
The Swiss Kidney Stone Cohort is a project promoted by the Swiss National Science Foundation program “National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR)” Kidney.CH (www.nccr-kidney.ch).
The goals of the Cohort are to enroll patients suffering from Kidney stones in Switzerland under a common investigation protocol, to build a Biobank, and to provide a platform for research. The Cohort is currently running in the University Clinics of Nephrology in Bern, Geneva, Lausanne and Zurich and in the Kantonsspital Aarau. The position is based at the Institute of Physiology of the University of Zurich at the Irchel campus. Travel throughout Switzerland will be required regularly
Aufgabenbereich / Responsibilities
Major tasks are the coordination of centers, supervision and continuous improvement of SOPs, monitoring of study centers and data quality, the maintenance of homepage, and communication with enrolled patients via newsletters and other relevant media forms.
Beschäftigungsgrad / Workload in %
Anforderungen / Qualifications
The candidate will have previous experience in the field of clinical studies/biobanking and documented knowledge of good clinical practice and ethical policies. Experience in leading studies at a national and international level is an advantage, as well as holding a CAS or DAS in clinical study management. The function requires excellent organizational skills to independently manage work flow and ability to prioritize quickly and appropriately.
As a national coordinator, you should speak and write German, English and French and show excellent communication skills, high competence in leading and motivating a team of study nurses located in five study centers, and interacting with the local medical investigators. Experience in the field of nutrition and/or epidemiology would be a bonus.
Sprachkenntnisse / Language requirements
English, German and French (written and spoken)
Computerkenntnisse / Computer skills
The usual applications within clinical trial management
Spezielle Anforderungen / Special requirements
Applications should be sent electronically and include a CV (incl. full publication list), copies of all relevant degrees, a statement of interest and reference letters.
Wir bieten / We offer
The position will be funded for minimum of 2 years (an extension of further 2 is envisioned). We offer contract conditions according to University of Zurich and a pleasant and stimulating working environment with flat hierarchies.
Stellenantritt / This position opens on
01. July 2018
Auskunft erteilt / More information
Jens Selige, Tel.: +41 44 635 59 68
Bewerbungen / Application
Bitte senden Sie Ihre Bewerbung mit den üblichen Unterlagen an oben genannte E-Mail-Adresse.
Institute of Physiology, NCCR Kidney.CH