The IACUC/IBC/ESCRO Committees, Office of the Vice Provost for Research, has an exciting job opportunity for a Regulatory Analyst at the University of Miami, Medical Campus.
All activities that involve the use of live animals at the University of Miami must be reviewed and approved under public laws and regulations promulgated by the Animal Welfare Act, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the Public Health Service. The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) perform this function. The Office of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee provides administrative support to the IACUC.
The University of Miami Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is a University-wide committee responsible for reviewing and approving recombinant DNA research and biohazard projects. The committee sets containment levels in accordance with the CDC/NIH Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories 5th edition (BMBL) and other NIH/CDC guidelines. It also periodically reviews previously approved research projects for changes, which would necessitate increasing or decreasing the biosafety level and risk groups. The Office of the Institutional Biosafety Committee provides administrative support to the IACUC and ESCRO.
The Embryonic Stem Cell Research Oversight Committee provides ongoing oversight of research activities to ensure that faculty and staff comply with federal and state guidelines concerning the use of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) and human somatic cell nuclear transfer (hSCNT).
CORE JOB SUMMARY
The Regulatory Analyst provides administrative and regulatory assistance to the IACUC/IBC/ESCRO Committees and is instrumental in supporting effective administration of these committees.
CORE JOB FUNCTIONS
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field.
Minimum 1 year working with animals and of regulatory research environment experience. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
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