Requisition no: 505377
Work Type: Full Time
Categories: General Administration
The Associate Director of Research Compliance ("AD") reports to the Vice President of Research Compliance, Training and Policy, with dotted line reporting to the Directors of Research Compliance and Export Controls. The AD is responsible for helping ensure compliance with a variety of regulatory requirements across several areas.
The AD will:
Draft reports, guidance, and website text in a variety of regulatory areas
Participate in investigations of various kinds, by fact-gathering, analysis and reporting
Conduct and document regulatory analysis
Provide other support as needed.
The duties and responsibilities of the Associate Director include, but are not limited to the following:
Support research misconduct investigations, including, e.g.,
collection of relevant evidence in research misconduct cases, including electronic and scientific records
draft outlines, reports, and other written materials
Support other research compliance reviews or investigations, including fact gathering, regulatory analysis, and drafting necessary documentation and communications
Develop/enhance web content in a variety of areas
Support the University's export control compliance program and the Director of Export Controls
Support the University's conflict of interest in research compliance program and the Director of Research Compliance
Other projects as assigned.
Bachelor's degree and at least 5-7 years of relevant work experience required.
The AD must have a strong background in regulatory and legal analysis. Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Background in higher education issues and experience with a scientific or academic environment is desirable but not required.
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