Job Opportunities

Research Safety Culture Coordinator, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Full time
Salary: $60,000 – $90,000 yearly
Closing date: September 4, 2018

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is seeking applicants for a Research Safety Culture Coordinator to create, develop, lead and direct operations related to research safety culture and sustainability activities across the university, and provide technical guidance to promote the safe and ethical conduct of research, teaching/training and related activities associated with the research enterprise. The Coordinator will be committed to guiding campus units in identifying and managing biological, chemical and radiological hazards to reduce the risk of harm to the campus community and the environment and to ensure a safe environment in which to facilitate research and pursue academic excellence. As a member of the OVPR, the Coordinator would create an effective, world-class culture of safety across the university through coordination and utilization of expertise within units such as Environmental Health Services (EHS), the Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office (RICRO), offices of Training and Development (TOD) and Risk Management and Insurance (RMI), and through partnerships with researchers, unit safety contacts and the campus community. The OVPR supports the safe use of biological, chemical, radiological and other potentially hazardous materials on campus and the Coordinator will enhance the campus community’s understanding of and compliance with required regulations.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 59041)

Posted 8/6/18


Compliance Specialist, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Full time
Salary: $40,000 yearly
Closing date: August 15, 2018

The Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development (OKED) is seeking a full-time Compliance Specialist with the Office of Research Integrity and Assurance. This is an entry level position with excellent growth potential. The position will provide primary customer assistance and support to the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) which oversees research with biohazards. The Compliance Specialist will be responsible for processing new biosafety disclosures, determining the level of review, coordinating and managing the review process, and supporting the disclosure or disclosure oversight/reporting processes to ensure compliance with all applicable university, sponsor, ABOR, state and federal requirements, standards and regulations. In addition, the Compliance Specialist will support other functional compliance areas including, but not limited to: human subject protections, animal care and use, financial conflicts of interest, and responsible conduct in research.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 44193BR)

Posted 8/6/18


Biosafety Specialist 2, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Full time

Reporting to the University’s Biosafety & Biosecurity Manager, the Biosafety Specialist will support the on-going development and implementation of Stanford’s Biosafety & Biosecurity program. He or she will assist in outreach, ensure understanding by researchers in working safely when using infectious agents and recombinant DNA, and assist in general laboratory safety assessments.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 79814)

Posted 7/19/18


Health and Safety Manager, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA

Full time

The office of Safety & Emergency Management at the Stanford School of Medicine seeks a knowledgeable and proven Health and Safety Manager who can perform the most complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, health, and safety disciplines to ensure a safe work environment and to achieve compliance with the university’s environmental, health and safety standards and governmental regulatory requirements. The role will manage EHS programs and advocate for regulatory compliance practices to achieve program excellence and continuous improvement. Success is measured through the integration of program goals into standard work practices in alignment with business goals and values.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 4383)

Posted 5/10/18


Research Integrity Analyst, University of California, Riverside, CA

Full time
Salary: $60,100 – $89,200 annually

This position is responsible for providing support and leadership to various research compliance areas covered by the ORI. The Research Integrity Analyst will be the primary contact for several compliance committees (Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO), Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)) and provide back up for others (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) & Institutional Review Board (IRB)). The Research Integrity Analyst will serve as a resource to faculty, make sure that federal and state laws, as well as UC policy, are applied correctly. The Research Integrity Analyst will steward several committees and work closely with faculty to ensure that research is done ethically. This position also interacts with a variety of campus and system-wide offices to facilitate the management, administration and conduct of research.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 4383)

Posted 5/14/18


Health and Safety Manager, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA

Full time

The office of Safety & Emergency Management at the Stanford School of Medicine seeks a knowledgeable and proven Health and Safety Manager who can perform the most complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, health, and safety disciplines to ensure a safe work environment and to achieve compliance with the university’s environmental, health and safety standards and governmental regulatory requirements. The role will manage EHS programs and advocate for regulatory compliance practices to achieve program excellence and continuous improvement. Success is measured through the integration of program goals into standard work practices in alignment with business goals and values.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 4383)

Posted 5/10/18


IBC Coordinator, University of California Los Angeles, CA

Full time
Salary: $4,842 – $9,591 monthly
Application deadline: 5/16/18

The Coordinator is responsible for working collaboratively with the IBC Manager to support IBC operations and provide oversight of compliance with local, state, and federal laws and UC policies. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to: 1) coordination and support of IBC protocol review; 2) preparation and coordination of in-depth analytical materials for committee review; 3) set up and coordination of IBC meetings; and 4) serve as a resource to faculty and research staff with technical questions regarding biosafety.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 27835)

Posted 5/10/18


Radiation Safety Officer, University of California Santa Cruz, CA

Full time
Salary: $80,000 – $95,000/annually

The RSO will manage the campus radiation safety program, providing technical support to the research community. This position will also assume responsibility for the campus laser safety program. Opportunities can be provided for cross-training and mutual support with other EH&S disciplines (e.g., biosafety, chemical safety).

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 1807897)

Posted 4/18/18


Research Administrator – IRB/IACUC, University of Arizona, Glendale, AZ

Full time

The Research Administrator will enhance productivity of the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP) and is a full time position available on Midwestern University’s Glendale, AZ campus.  The position will assist with federal regulation compliance, and will serve as an administrator for the university’s Institutional Review Board (IRB), Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC), Radiation Safety, and Biosafety committees. This position will report to the Assistant Director of ORSP and will be expected to work closely with institutional committee chairs.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply.

Posted 3/27/18


Biosafety Officer, University of California, Merced, CA

Salary: $70,000 – $80,000 annually
Full time

This position takes ownership of the biosafety program at the University and serves as the SME for this program and other disciplines related to environmental, health and safety within the EH&S Department programs as assigned by the EH&S Director. This position applies professional knowledge and expertise in one or more specialty areas and may serve as a subject matter expert (SME) for one or more relevant program(s) within EH&S.

This position uses sound judgment in selecting both the means and methods for obtaining desired results in terms of meeting compliance and support obligations. This position provides regulatory interpretation of biosafety obligations for laboratory practices and provides technical support and assistance for all issues involving University biological safety. This position represents EH&S and the University in meetings and conferences concerning environmental health and safety as well as biological safety including but not limited to: academic compliance committees, University campus groups and committees, the University of CA Office of the President (UCOP) groups and committees and meetings or communication with local, state and federal authorities having jurisdiction for biological safety and EH&S disciplines.

This position provides service and support to University academics, facilities, and operational departments for all biological safety matters and will provide timely and accurate interpretation of current laboratory practices and proposed laboratory practices in light of compliance obligations and best management practices exercised in the field of biological safety.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 7924).

Posted 1/29/18


Additional Out-of-State job opportunities may be found on ABSA website: http://www.absa.org/biojobs.html