Clinical Research Coordinator
University of California San Francisco
 Pacifica, CA

Job Description

The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), under direction of Clinical Research Supervisor, helps coordinate the administration of multiple clinical studies. Coordination is predominantly for the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulated drug studies, including industry-sponsored Phase I, II, III, and IV clinical trials, government-funded clinical research, and investigator-initiated Foundation.

The CRC’ responsibilities are to: coordinate and execute behavioral, outcomes and biomedical studies for children with autism or dyslexia; prepare documentation for submission for review by the Committee on Human Research (CHR); recruit and screen study participants, coordinate their clinical treatment and subject visits, and help facilitate their continued participation; collect, submit and maintain study data and regulatory documents; ensure compliance with study protocols; prepare and deliver presentations for donor, school and research audiences; and participate in the planning, development for clinical studies.

For this particular position, the CRC will, with supervision, work in a collaborative research project between UCSF and school settings for students with autism and related neurodevelopmental differences. The CRC will also review outcome database to determine what records are kept and in what format. The CRC will then work with the database team to develop an outcomes database, maintaining the database & extracting data.

The UCSF Department of Psychiatry is among the nation's foremost resources in the field of child, adolescent and adult mental health. Psychiatry faculty members are recognized for their leadership roles in state-of-the-art, comprehensive and compassionate patient care, pioneering research, excellence in training the next generation of leaders, advancing public policy to advance mental health, and commitment to diversity.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.

Required Qualifications

• HS graduation and sufficient experience and demonstrated skills to successfully perform the assigned duties and responsibilities
• Experience coordinating sponsored clinical trials or experience working with children and families affected by autism (at least one of these is required, both preferred)

Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related field or equivalent experience
• Prior experience working with children and families
• Experience coordinating sponsored clinical trials or experience working with children and families affected by autism (at least one of these is required, both preferred)
• Experience with statistical program and doing analysis
• Experience working with electronic data form and electronic data capture
• Experience assisting with phlebotomy and Electrocardiogram (ECG) procedures / sample collection for children with autism



Job Code and Payroll Title

9335 Clinical Research Coordinator



Appointment Type





LPPI - Psychiatry

Work Days




Shift Length


Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.