Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator

March 14, 2020
Neurology
Full Time
Req Number: 
55051BR
JOB OVERVIEW
The UCSF Memory and Aging Center (MAC) is a dynamic multidisciplinary clinical and translational research program investigating neurodegenerative diseases. Our research is focused on understanding the best predictive factors and earliest causative changes in neurodegenerative disorders.

The Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator (Assistant CRC) will have the opportunity to delve into cutting-edge research on Aging and Cognitive Decline, as well as contribute to research projects aimed at developing new diagnostic and treatment approaches to Vascular Cognitive Impairment and Dementia (VCID), Alzheimer’s disease, and other related dementias. The Assistant CRC will be responsible for maintaining and building up studies examining the impact of vascular disease and inflammation on brain structure and function in aging and neurodegenerative disease states.

The Assistant CRC’ duties will include (but are not limited to) data entry and management, scheduling/recruitment of participants, Committee on Human Research (CHR)/Institutional Review Board (IRB) upkeep, and managing the day-to-day function of the project.

Interested parties should include a cover letter describing their background and why they would be a good fit for this project.

NEUROLOGY
Throughout the Department of Neurology at UCSF, our mission is to deliver superb patient care, to apply state-of-the-art translational research methods to discover the causes of, and treatments for human nervous system disorders, and to educate each generation of medical students, neurology residents and postdoctoral fellows. By fostering cross-disciplinary interactions among scientists around the world, we accelerate the pace of discovery and champion the University's global health initiatives.

ABOUT UCSF
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.