Department: Vice Chancellor for Research
Bargaining Unit: 99
Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine
Percent of Time: 100%
Work Schedule: 8-5, M-F
Employee Class: Career
Under the general direction of the IACUC Administrator, provide
analytical, technical and professional support to the Institutional
Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and the UCI research
community. Responsibilities include analysis and application of
federal regulations and vertebrate animal research policies and
procedures; communication of administrative, veterinary and
scientific pre-review comments to research personnel for revision
prior to convened meetings; develop of complex memos detailing
IACUC review decisions, and management of protocol and other
records in electronic format.
Strong analytical skills sufficient to conduct comprehensive
analysis and the ability to rapidly review and accurately analyze
complex documents, policies, regulations and correspondence in
Ability to write grammatically correct, clear and concise
correspondence, and to develop and revise administrative procedures
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in
writing, with people at all levels of an organization to explain
policies, regulations, procedures, practices, and to present facts,
findings, conclusions and recommendations in a clear, concise and
Working knowledge of federal regulations, state statutes and
policies and procedures pertaining to vertebrate animal
Bachelor's degree in a related field, or an equivalent
combination of education and experience in research
Skill to work with relational databases for information
management and quality assurance.
Skill to operate a computer in a networked environment,
including working knowledge of computer programs such as MS Office
Suite and Adobe Acrobat.
Ability to organize, prioritize and manage a complex
Ability to function as a team member; commitment to team
Ability to follow administrative policies and procedures, and
instructions from supervisors.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Working knowledge of UC/UCI research administration policies and
UCI IACUC policies and procedures.
Familiarity with research methodology and terminology.
Experience with the IACUC in an academic setting.
Certified Professional IACUC Administrator (CPIA) or equivalent
Master's degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination
of education and experience in research administration.
Ability to supervise support staff.
Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal
contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the
work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work
under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive
excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age,
protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by
the UC nondiscrimination policy.
UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with
disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact
Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.