Job Title: Health (Clinical Studies) Specialist-NCCAM-MPJob Announcement Number: NIH-NCCAM-MP-13-932528
Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: National Institutes of Health
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/ Per Year
Monday, August 12, 2013 to
Monday, August 19, 2013
SERIES & GRADE:
Full Time -
1 vacancy in the following location:
Montgomery County, MD United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
This vacancy is open to current permanent Title 5 employees and individuals eligible under CTAP only. Title 42 employees are not eligible.
The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visit NIH Overview.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) focuses on scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The mission of NCCAM is to define, through rigorous scientific investigation, the usefulness and safety of the complementary and alternative medicine interventions and their roles in improving health and health care. The Office of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs (OCRA) within NCCAM oversees clinical research supported by NCCAM, which is conducted by investigators supported by grants, cooperative agreement or contract mechanisms. OCRA provides the Center with expertise in support and oversight of biostatistics, epidemiology, clinical studies, and federal regulatory requirements for the conduct of clinical research.
If you are an exceptionally talented, knowledgeable, and motivated individual interested in joining a dynamic team of professionals overseeing clinical research, you should consider a Health (Clinical Studies) Specialist position with the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), Office Clinical and Regulatory Affairs (OCRA).
- Time in grade met within 30 days of closing date.
- Position is subject to a background investigation.
- Educational Requirement.
- Confidential Financial Disclosure Form OGE 450 required.
- Overnight travel 1-3 nights per month required.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
In order to meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position, you must possess the following Basic Requirements and specialized experience:
Basic Requirement: To be minimally qualified, applicants must meet the Basic Education Requirement: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree that included major study in an academic field related to the health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position.
To Qualify at the GS-13 level: In addition to meeting the basic requirements, you have to have at least one year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal Government obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following types of tasks: planning, developing and implementing targeted research programs; managing protocol development for clinical studies and ensuring protocol compliance within appropriate guidelines; reviewing adverse events; filing, reporting, and conducting analyses in accordance with policy; performing oversight management of regulatory and procedural aspects of clinical site monitoring; managing activities related to the operational protocol review committees and data and safety monitoring boards; and serving as a resource with respect to protocol development, implementation, clinical site monitoring and study performance evaluation.
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This position has an education requirement. You must submit a copy of your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package; however, official transcripts will be required prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education . If you are currently or were previously in this occupation series you do not need to submit transcripts. Instead, submit an SF-50 showing the appointment in this occupational series.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
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