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The Moores Cancer Center is one of just 52 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the United States and the only one in San Diego County. As a consortium cancer center, it is a collaborative partnership between the UCSD: encompassing 14 departments (12 clinical, 2 basic sciences), 3 professional schools (School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Public Health), UCSD Health oncology hospitals and clinics; the basic and public health research and outreach of San Diego State University, and the basic and translational research of the La Jolla Institute of Immunology. These various programs and units are all dedicated to fulfilling the Moores Cancer Center's mission of reducing cancer's burden. As such, it ranks among the top centers in the nation conducting the continuum of cancer research, providing advanced patient care, and serving the community through outreach and education programs.

As a top-ranking, future-oriented organization, we offer challenging career opportunities in a fast-paced and innovative environment. Moores Cancer Center Business Office follows a progressive philosophy of career-path development for its employees including opportunities for cross-training, professional development, and progressive responsibility.

The Clinical Trials Office (CTO) at UCSD's Moores Cancer Center administers many clinical trials on behalf of its member investigators, including trials sponsored by National Cancer Institute cooperative groups, pharmaceutical companies, and physician investigators.

Start-up Manager (GU)

https://employment.ucsd.edu/start-up-manager-hybrid-remote-118626/job/20164081

Reporting directly to the Administrative Director, the Start-Up Manager coordinates the clinical research efforts of the Moores UCSD Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office. Responsible for coordinating and managing clinical trial start up activity conducted at UCSD Moores Cancer Center; this includes: completion of feasibility forms, budget negotiation, start-up documents and prioritization, and other administrative activities as needed. Assist the regulatory department with human subjects submissions, renewals, and safety reports. Directly communicate with assigned physicians and disease groups, including attending weekly meetings and tumor boards. Provide direct assistance to the Project Manager in reviewing and verifying university research account statements, professional fee statements, and invoicing.

Sr. Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Specialist

https://employment.ucsd.edu/sr-clinical-trials-regulatory-research-specialist-119056/job/20546526

Reporting to the CTO Administrative Director, the Sr. Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Specialist is responsible for the development and maintenance of regulatory documents pertaining to the clinical trials conducted by investigators at the Cancer Center that require submissions to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Key to this role is the development and preparation of clinical trial protocols and related regulatory documents for submission to the FDA and to the UCSD Human Research Protections Program (UCSD's Institutional Review Board or IRB) in order to obtain its approval for the clinical trials to proceed. The Regulatory Research Specialist will act as a resource to investigators and staff for interpretation and execution of complex clinical research regulations, policies & procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials, including those of the FDA, HHS, UCSD IRB, and the CTO. This position requires regular interaction with FDA and a variety of internal and external contacts including Cancer Center investigators and staff, UCSD IRB staff, study sponsors and/or their representatives. Additional responsibilities include making significant contributions to protocol development which consists of two principal functions: (1) Develop clinical protocols in support of the clinical research mission of the Cancer Center and (2) Work with the CTO Executive Director and CTO Administrative Director to provide scientific and regulatory advice to physician scientists. The position will be responsible for the filing with the FDA of necessary documents, including investigational New Drug (IND), Investigational Device Exemptions (IDE) and New Drug Applications (NDA).

Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate (BMT)

https://employment.ucsd.edu/clinical-trials-regulatory-research-associate-118802/job/20309323

Reporting directly to the Disease Team Project Manager, the Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate is responsible for the development and maintenance of regulatory documents pertaining to the clinical trials conducted by investigators at the Cancer Center. Key to this role is the preparation of clinical trial protocols and related regulatory documents for submission to the UCSD Human Research Protections Program (UCSD's Institutional Review Board or IRB) in order to obtain its approval for the clinical trials to proceed. The Regulatory Research Associate will act as a resource to investigators and staff for interpretation and execution of complex clinical research regulations, policies & procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials, including those of the FDA, HHS, UCSD IRB, and the CTO. This position requires regular interaction with a variety of internal and external contacts including Cancer Center investigators and staff, UCSD IRB staff, study sponsors and/or their representatives.

Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate (GU)

https://employment.ucsd.edu/clinical-trials-regulatory-research-associate-118280/job/19853979

Reporting directly to the Disease Team Project Manager, the Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate is responsible for the development and maintenance of regulatory documents pertaining to the clinical trials conducted by investigators at the Cancer Center. Key to this role is the preparation of clinical trial protocols and related regulatory documents for submission to the UCSD Human Research Protections Program (UCSD's Institutional Review Board or IRB) in order to obtain its approval for the clinical trials to proceed. The Regulatory Research Associate will act as a resource to investigators and staff for interpretation and execution of complex clinical research regulations, policies & procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials, including those of the FDA, HHS, UCSD IRB, and the CTO. This position requires regular interaction with a variety of internal and external contacts including Cancer Center investigators and staff, UCSD IRB staff, study sponsors and/or their representatives.

Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate (Lung)

https://employment.ucsd.edu/clinical-trials-regulatory-research-associate-118786/job/20271566

Reporting directly to the Disease Team Project Manager, the Clinical Trials Regulatory Research Associate is responsible for the development and maintenance of regulatory documents pertaining to the clinical trials conducted by investigators at the Cancer Center. Key to this role is the preparation of clinical trial protocols and related regulatory documents for submission to the UCSD Human Research Protections Program (UCSD's Institutional Review Board or IRB) in order to obtain its approval for the clinical trials to proceed. The Regulatory Research Associate will act as a resource to investigators and staff for interpretation and execution of complex clinical research regulations, policies & procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials, including those of the FDA, HHS, UCSD IRB, and the CTO. This position requires regular interaction with a variety of internal and external contacts including Cancer Center investigators and staff, UCSD IRB staff, study sponsors and/or their representatives.

Clinical Research and Regulatory Coordinator (Lab)

https://employment.ucsd.edu/clinical-research-and-regulatory-coordinator-114885/job/20694630

Reporting directly to the Data and Specimen Manager, the Clinical Research and Regulatory Coordinator will coordinate clinical research efforts for the Moores UCSD Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office (CTO). The incumbent is responsible for coordinating and managing clinical trials including providing all aspects of protocol management, screening for patient eligibility, data collection and analysis, ensuring protocol compliance, monitoring patient on study, and maintenance of accurate and complete clinical research files. They are responsible for the development and organization of regulatory documents pertaining to the clinical trials conducted by investigators at the Cancer Center.

They will act as a resource to investigators and staff for interpretation and execution of complex clinical research regulations, policies & procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials, including those of the FDA, HHS, UCSD IRB, and the CTO. They are a liaison between the investigators, project manager, and sponsors and requires regular interaction with a variety of internal and external contacts including Cancer Center staff, UCSD staff, study sponsors and/or their representatives. The Clinical Research and Regulatory Coordinator will maintain the laboratory and supplies, coordinate and process specimen and shipment for clinical research studies. Other duties assigned as needed.