Research Ethics Coordinator – OICR – Toronto, Ontario (2 positions)
Position: Research Ethics Coordinator
Organization: Ontario Cancer Research Ethics Board (OCREB)
Job Type: Hybrid – Full-time, Permanent
The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) is seeking an experienced Research Ethics Coordinator (REC) for its Ontario Cancer Research Ethics Board (OCREB) program. The REC is integral to the operations of OCREB and serves as the primary liaison between OCREB and the research teams.
The REC is responsible for coordinating and managing all aspects for the submission, review, revision and approval of research protocols within OCREB via an online system. The REC must be familiar with the most recent ethical standards as captured in the Tri-Council Policy statement and be able to communicate effectively with OCREB members, researchers, research coordinators and other staff at institutions throughout Ontario, as well as with other external stakeholders in the broader research community such as study sponsors and regulatory bodies such as Health Canada. The REC supports the OCREB Chair, Vice-Chairs and members and reports to the Research Ethics Manager. This is a hybrid working environment, anticipated to be on-site once a week.