Western Washington University

Nov 08, 2021
Full time
$59,400 - $69,300 yearly
Western Washington University Bellingham, WA, USA
Position summary: The Research Compliance Officer (RCO) is responsible for supporting faculty, staff, and administration by providing customer-oriented research administration services to ensure compliance with university, federal and state regulations pertaining to the responsible conduct of research. This position involves working collaboratively with other RCOs at WWU, Research and Sponsored Programs staff, and stakeholders. This position shares responsibility for the Institutional Review Board (IRB), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Conflicts of Interest in Research, Scientific Misconduct, Export Controls and HIPAA, among others. Duties include: Serving as a regulatory expert, coordinating research compliance activities, performing comprehensive analysis of human and animal research protocols and conflict of interest certifications and disclosures. Reviewing IRB and IACUC research submissions and evaluating compliance prior to regulatory...