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Compliance Specialist, AFT

Apply now Job no: 493805
Work type: Regular full time
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Categories: Professional


  • Reviews all policies and procedures currently followed in the Compliance office to ensure that all guidelines are followed and meet federal regulations.
  • Develops and implements new methods and procedures necessary to ensure complete compliance and to facilitate IRB approval.
  • Assists in developing guidelines and procedures for internal audits of departmental research.
  • Works with IRB chair and IRB members to prepare and coordinate IRB meetings and IRB communications.
  • Oversees meeting agenda preparation, protocol review process, and meeting follow-ups.
  • Prepares meeting minutes.
  • Manages compliance office budget working closely with Chief Research Compliance Officer.
  • Oversees and develops inter-institutional agreements for review of human research protocols to be conducted at affiliate institutions.
  • Provides hands-on training on IRB application to students and faculty
  • Assists IT department in maintaining and making changes to IRB database; CITI training programs and implements changes as needed.
  • Ensure HIPAA research compliance is met for all IRB applicants.
  • Serves as liaison between Grant Administration, clinical trials office and research compliance.
  • Assists and makes arrangements for conducting IRB audits.
  • Assists Chief Compliance Officer in reviewing adverse event reports.
  • Participates in federal and state audits.
  • Working knowledge about IACUC, IBC and Export Control operations
  • Experience in preparing and conducting workshops.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Knowledge of IRB regulations, protocols and consent forms.  Knowledge of Animal welfare and Biosafety. Knowledge of medical and clinical terminology.  Knowledge of research methodology and design. Verbal and written communication skill. Interpersonal/human relations skills. Analytical and organizational skills Supervisory skills. Ability to operate personal computer. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.


Minimum Bachelor’s degree with two years of direct professional experience in IRB review and/or working with IRB processes and software. Note: A Master's Degree may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. 

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