Job Description

Payroll Title:
BLANK AST 2
Department:
MEDICINE/Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
East Campus
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
CX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#115733 Research Office Assistant

Extended Deadline: Fri 5/27/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 04/19/22 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/29/22. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under supervision, provides administrative support to the principal investigator (PI) for GOLDMINE and other clinical studies. Attends meetings and scientific discussions for current projects and manuscripts in process. Creates PowerPoint presentations, maintains meeting agenda notes, establishes research agendas and functions as a liaison with other sites to discuss research logistics. Incumbent will be responsible for maintaining calendars, processing reimbursements and updating confidential files. Will respond to a variety of information requests and disseminate information through telephone and electronic communications. Interact professionally and courteously with faculty, division staff, hospital and clinic personnel, and campus personnel.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to work independently, exercise judgment and follow written and oral instructions.

  • Skill to organize workload amidst shifting priorities while working under pressure to meet frequent deadlines.

  • Proofreading and editing skills, including knowledge of correct English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interact with all levels of personnel with tact and diplomacy.

  • Knowledge of scientific and medical terminology.

  • Skill to organize and schedule meetings, functions and interviews with numerous participants and maintain electronic calendar for multiple physicians.

  • Skill to use word processing and slide making software programs (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, preferred).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of UCSD and academic personnel systems.
  • Skill to make travel arrangements and arrange for reimbursement.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health Sciences is comprised of our School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and our Student Health and Well-Being Department. We have long been at the forefront of translational - or "bench-to-bedside" - research, transforming patient care through discovery and innovation leading to new drugs and technologies. Translational research is carried out every day in the hundreds of clinical trials of promising new therapies offered through UC San Diego Health, and in the drive of our researchers and clinician-scientists who are committed to having a significant impact on patient care. We invite you to join our team!

Applications/Resumes are accepted for current job openings only. For full consideration on any job, applications must be received prior to the initial closing date. If a job has an extended deadline, applications/resumes will be considered during the extension period; however, a job may be filled before the extended date is reached.

UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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