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Rockefeller University Clinical Research Nurse | Institute for Global Infectious Disease Research in New York, New York

Organization Overview

The new institute builds on Rockefeller’s long legacy of infectious-disease research in supporting intensive research on pathogens, including proven troublemakers as well as likely new suspects. Among other initiatives, it will support several studies launched in 2020 aimed at better understanding the biology of SARS-CoV-2 and developing interventions to prevent and treat infections, including work by Rockefeller scientists Michel Nussenzweig, Paul Bieniasz, Theodora Hatziioannou, and Charles Rice. Together with Pamela Björkman at the California Institute of Technology, this group characterized the immune response to natural infection and to vaccines and boosters, tracking the evolution of both the virus and our antibodies.


The Clinical Research Nurse will be responsible for coordinating and carrying out clinical research study activities accomplished through the development or updating of protocols, procedures, and standards for a study in collaboration with the primary investigator and the research team.


Responsibilities include and are not limited to the following:

  • Coordinate, facilitate, and carry out assigned clinical research study activities through the development or updating of protocols and standards for a study in collaboration with the research team

  • Teach the research participants protocol and relate specific information; reinforce compliance to protocol procedures and activities regarding the clinical research study

  • Collect and process research data and specimens as needed/required

  • Provide assessment skills and direct nursing care when needed/required

  • Coordinate and instruct ancillary staff on protocol with specific issues and needs


Bachelor's degree in nursing required; current New York State Registered Nursing License and a minimum of two (2) years of hospital and direct patient care experience required. Must obtain BLS upon hire and ACLS certification within six (6) months of employment. Must have Phlebotomy skills; IV certification preferred. Must be detail-oriented and highly organized, able to manage multiple tasks and problem-solve. Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are required. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel program and other computer programs (electronic medical record) for documentation development, documentation, and creation and use of spreadsheets is required.

Rockefeller University does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service or other non-merit factor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the characteristics listed above.

The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on various factors, including but not limited to organizational budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The hiring range provided represents The Rockefeller University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

Compensation Range: Min

USD $80,000.00/Yr.

Compensation Range: Max

USD $90,000.00/Yr.

Job Locations US-NY-New York

Category Healthcare – RNs & Nurse Management

Position Type Regular Full-Time