Research Compliance Coordinator

The Research Compliance Coordinator reports to and works closely with the Associate Vice President for Research Compliance (AVP-Research Compliance) to provide leadership, guidance and oversight for institution-wide research compliance and its adherence to local, UT System, State and Federal regulations. The Research Compliance Coordinator assists the AVP-Research Compliance with the following duties and responsibilities.


Major Responsibilities / Duties / Critical Tasks:

  • Coordination and support of processes and programming to ensure University compliance with federal regulations, policy requirements, and best practices.
  • Identification, management, and monitoring of potential regulatory risks.
  • Development, maintenance, and updates of compliance-related standards, policies and procedures for the research enterprise, and its related activities to prevent, detect, identify, and mitigate illegal, unethical, or improper conduct.
  • Development and roll-out of in-house research compliance training programs, workshops, seminars and other outreach and educational tools and training related to Institutional Review Board, Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee, Institutional Biosafety Committee, Export Control, Research Conflict of Interest, and Research Misconduct.
  • Development and implementation of effective programs that promote responsible conduct and integrity in scientific research.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Accompanying Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • Thorough knowledge of appropriate regulations.
  • Well-developed organizational and analytical skills.
  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills.
  • Team player who also works independently when needed.
  • High level of maturity, diplomacy, and strict confidentiality.




  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.  Master’s degree Preferred.

Contact Information

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler



11937 US Hwy 271

Tyler, TX 75791

(903) 877-7738

Background Information

4-Year Degree

2 to 5 years

  • College/University
  • Compliance

Authorized to work in the US


Target Job Information

Depends on

  • Full Time