The University of Nevada, Reno is searching for Specialist, Institutional Review Board. Federal regulations, state laws and university policies stipulate that research involving human participants is subject to institutional oversight. In collaboration with the Institutional Review Board (IRB), the Office of Human Research Protection (OHRP) is responsible for ensuring federal regulatory compliance, research integrity and protection of human subjects. The positions assigned to this line of progression evaluate research protocols and guide the efforts of the two UNR IRBs: Biomedical IRB and Social/Behavioral IRB. The positions report to the Director, OHRP.Located just a 3 ½ hour drive from San Francisco, the Reno/Tahoe area is one of the country’s outdoor meccas. Within less than an hour drive you will find several famous winter sports resorts (such as Squaw Valley, the host of the 1960 Winter Olympic Games) and hundreds of mountain biking and hiking trails (including the 165-mile Tahoe Rim Trail) for your enjoyment during the winter and summer months. The region offers an array of festivals and cultural activities including museums and performing arts centers. Additionally, the area attracts world class entertainers.The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.
Bachelor’s Degree and one year of general work experience in a business or office environment, or a Master’s Degree.