Employment Opportunities

Clinical Data Analyst / Informatics Consultant (Job Opening 325463)
This position plays a key role within CTSI’s Biomedical Informatics Program core to ensure informatics services deliver the highest quality health data to U of M researchers and study staff in a rapidly changing scientific environment through developing queries, extracting, analyzing, and reporting data; facilitating consultations across multiple projects to determine project requirements, discovery, and scope; communicating project updates and issues; and promoting CTSI’s informatics services. View posting and apply.


Clinical Database Analyst / Reports Writer (Job Opening 325656)
This position plays a key role with CTSI on its Masonic Cancer Center Clinical Informatics Support Services team. This position writes and provides primary support for informatics reports, and issues related to database(s); develops queries, extracts, analyzes, and reports data; creates reports for departmental Operations or Regulatory needs; advocates for data handling best practices, policies and procedures; trains users on data access methods, analysis tools, and informatics infrastructure; communicates project updates and issues; and promotes CTSI’s informatics services. View posting and apply.


Clinical Database Analyst / SQL Developer (Job Opening 325461)
This position plays a key role in the support of informatics infrastructure within the Masonic Cancer Center Clinical Informatics Support Services team, which is part of CTSI’s Biomedical Informatics Program core. This position provides primary support for issues related to database(s); responds rapidly to urgent requests impacting researchers, extracts, integrates formats, analyzes, and delivers data; advocates for data handling best practices, policies and procedures; and seeks continuous improvement of informatics and data processes benefiting the larger research community. View posting and apply.


Clinical Informatics Manager (Job Opening ID 322839)
This position will plan, organize and supervise the efficient provision of informatics services using as few resources as needed while effectively meeting customer requirements. View posting and apply.


Clinical Research Advisor (Job Opening ID 319866)
The Clinical Research Advisor is a newly created position within the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at the University of Minnesota. The Clinical Research Advisor will be affiliated at the Medical School Administrative Center level, with responsibilities for assigned departments. The Clinical Research Advisor will serve as the primary liaison between the University of Minnesota Medical School assigned departments, MHealth clinical facilities, and CTSI. The position is expected to improve integration and collaboration between CTSI resources and investigators, while assisting their assigned departments in research administration and oversight. View posting and apply.


Clinical Research Budget Analyst 2 (Job Opening ID 324717)
In clinical and translational research, scientific discoveries are moved along a virtual path from the laboratory into real-word practice, leading to improved human health. This position will be a part of the Clinical Trials Financial Services Team (CTFS). The primary responsibility of this position is to initiate and oversee administrative start-up activities for clinical trials including financial setup and budget negotiations. As a member of the CTFS team, this position supports the new Clinical Research Service Center (CRSC). The aim of the CRSC is to facilitate rapid clinical trial-start up and implementation for multisite trials locally, regionally and nationally. View posting and apply.


Clinical Research Budget Analyst 3 (Job Opening ID 324718)
In clinical and translational research, scientific discoveries are moved along a virtual path from the laboratory into real-word practice, leading to improved human health.  This position will be a part of the Clinical Trials Financial Services Team (CTFS).  The primary responsibility of this position is to initiate and oversee administrative start-up activities for clinical trials including creating clinical trial budgets and negotiating financial agreements with clinical trial sponsors. This position works closely with Principal Investigator’s (PI’s), administrators and study teams in the Clinical Trials Office of the Masonic Cancer Center and Pediatrics. A passion for supporting clinical trial study teams, finance experience, attention to detail and a strong client service ethic are important in this role.  Contract negotiation experience is desirable. As a critical part of the Clinical Research Support Center (CRSC) at the University of Minnesota, our team is working with others across the University to start clinical trials more quickly and effectively. CTFS works on Business and Industry sponsored studies primarily, but also develops budgets for studies funded by non-profits, federal or state agencies or other funding sources. View posting and apply.

Clinical Research Liaison (Job Opening ID 323962)​
​The Clinical Liaison plays a critical role in the Clinical Research Support Center (CRSC) by assisting Investigators and study teams in identifying the most appropriate location for their research visits to occur. This role will serve as a liaison between study teams and our clinical partners (Fairview, University of Minnesota Physicians, M Health) as well as the research units. The liaison is knowledgeable on institutional policies and procedures and the capabilities of the locations in which research could occur and provides education and guidance to study teams. This role will facilitate meetings with clinics, units, etc., as applicable, to work through the logistics of how to best integrate their studies into clinical operations. The liaison will also participate in the CRSC feasibility reviews to provide input on study logistics related to visit locations. View position and apply.


The Recruitment Program Manager serves a critical role in enhancing the recruitment infrastructure at the University of Minnesota.  This position will lead efforts to evaluate and better understand the current recruitment infrastructure and identify opportunities for enhancement.  In addition, this role will work across University departments and with clinical partners to strengthen existing recruitment practices and to pave the way for new strategies/methods with the overarching goal of improving recruitment and retention into clinical trials. View posting and apply.

Clinical Research Specialist (Job Opening ID 322569)
The Clinical Research Specialist plays a critical role in the Clinical Research Support Center (CRSC) by advising and educating investigators through the feasibility and navigation process. This role will help investigators maneuver the complicated clinical research start-up process at the University of Minnesota. The Specialist will develop templates and guidelines, informed by federal regulations and local policies and procedures, for use by investigators and the study teams in support of clinical research goals and the advancement of research projects.  The Specialist collaborates with investigators and engages project stakeholders to identify potential design and operational barriers and solutions.  Additionally, the Specialist is responsible for gathering information required for the clinical research feasibility assessment, distributing the information, and is responsible for presentation of the protocol to the cross-functional Feasibility Assessment team. View posting and apply.


Clinical Research Training and Development Specialist (Job Opening ID 323831)
The Workforce Development Specialist is an experienced research professional who is enthusiastic about research and has a desire to provide high quality training opportunities for the University of Minnesota and MHealth research workforce. The Workforce Development Specialist will help develop, manage and carry out online and in-person training programs through the CTSI’s Translational Workforce Development (TWD) Program with the goal of improving the efficiency, quality, and ethics of research through training in human research conduct. View posting and apply.


CTSA Research Opportunity Development Manager (Job Opening ID 320782)

This new position in the University of Minnesota Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) will catalyze clinical trial and research opportunities by engaging researchers both to consider existing opportunities and identify new opportunities, helping to position the University and its research strengths in a more competitive manner. View posting and apply.


Lead Clinical Research Specialist (Job Opening ID 325479)
The Clinical Research Specialist plays a critical role in the Clinical Research Support Center (CRSC) by advising and educating investigators through the feasibility and navigation process. This role will help investigators maneuver the complicated clinical research start-up process at the University of Minnesota. The Specialist will develop templates and guidance, informed by federal regulations and local policies and procedures, for use by investigators and the study teams in support of clinical research goals and the advancement of research projects.  The Specialist collaborates with investigators and engages project stakeholders to identify potential design and operational barriers and solutions.  Additionally, the Specialist is responsible for gathering information required for the clinical research feasibility assessment, distributing the information and is responsible for presentation of the protocol to the cross-functional Feasibility Assessment team. View posting and apply.

Program Associate (Office of Discovery and Translation) (Job Opening ID 325760)
This full-time position reports to the Office of Discovery and Translation (ODAT) Assistant Director and provides programmatic coordination and support to ODAT and ODAT’s partner organization, the Pediatric Device Innovation Consortium (PDIC). View posting and apply.


Program Manager (Office of Discovery and Translation) (Job Opening ID 325757)
This full-time position reports to the Office of Discovery and Translation (ODAT) Assistant Director and provides research, project management, and programmatic management support to ODAT and ODAT’s partner organization, the Pediatric Device Innovation Consortium (PDIC). View posting and apply.


Protocol Writer (Job Opening 323685)
The Protocol Writer supports University researchers from various departments in taking concepts and moving them into fully developed clinical protocols. This role collaborates with the study team to develop scientifically sound, feasible clinical protocols. In addition, this position may be responsible for other clinical deliverables including, but not limited to, protocol amendments and facilitating the development of the Investigator’s Brochures with the PI and regulatory team. View posting and apply.


Regulatory Affairs Coordinator (Job Opening ID 325482)
The Regulatory Affairs Coordinator will maintain regulatory documentation databases or systems relating to investigational drugs and devices with the FDA and registration of clinical trials. The incumbent will coordinate efforts associated with the preparation of regulatory documents or submissions to the FDA, and maintain current knowledge base of existing and emerging regulations, standards, or guidance documents. View posting and apply.

Research Nurse - Part Time (Job Opening ID 322095)
This position will coordinate all aspects of clinical research trials, including protocol review, regulatory file management including IRB submissions, patient identification and recruitment, consent, enrollment, data collection, and data management. View posting and apply.