IRB Administrator & Chief Compliance Officer for Research

IRB Administrator & Chief Compliance Officer for Research

The Department Research Administration at SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse, NY) invites experienced applicants to apply.

The successful candidate will have strong critical thinking skills, management and team leadership abilities, and the capacity to develop and implement new policies and procedures in response to institutional needs and changing regulations among other pertinent skills.

Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree in a science discipline, and a minimum of five years of related experience to include experience overseeing human subject’s protection programs, IRB Administration, and institutional biosafety. Preferred qualifications include: licensed/registered (or eligible) Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant preferred but not required. Certified IRB Professional certification highly preferred.

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In 2021, Upstate Medical University was ranked #35 on the Forbes list of America's best large employers. By earning this award, Upstate joins the ranks of only two dozen universities in the nation and joins such large organizations as Ikea, Apple and NASA as among the honorees.

In addition to being a great place to work, SUNY Upstate is situated at the center of NY state which is well-known for its parks, gorges, waterfalls, lake waterfronts, the Thousand Islands, Finger Lakes Wine Country, and the Adirondack mountains. Upstate New York is a great area for outdoor activities and to experience the beauty of all four seasons. Syracuse offers convenient living in the city and surrounding suburbs (15-minute driving radius), with excellent schools and affordable homes. The city has a small and walkable downtown entertainment district, and its geographic location places residents no more than 5 hours away for weekend in New York City, Toronto, Montreal, or Boston.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability or other protected classes under State and Federal law.


Contact Information

SUNY Upstate Medical University



Syracuse, NY


Background Information

4-Year Degree

  • College/University
  • Research Administrator/Manager
  • Compliance

Authorized to work in the US


Target Job Information

  • Full Time