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Research Manager

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St. Vincent's Health System - Research Manager 

Why Join Ascension?

In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an the Research Manager you will provide service to our paients and our medical staff who wish to take part in studies for clinical advancement and cutting edge therapies. 


  • Conducts hiring, training, directing, developing, and evaluating of staff.
  • Oversees the development and implementation of policies, procedures, standards of practice and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations.
  • Develops and Monitors the departmental budgets to ensure availability and allocation of resources for clinical trials.
  • Serve as Primary contact for any research to be conducted on St. Vincent's campuses.
  • Ensure consistency, follow through and documentation of results related to all research projects/protocols.

What You Will Need


  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certification specializing in Research Professional. 
    • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing. 
    • Research Professional. 


  • Masters Degree or higher in related research field preferred
  • Open to Pharmacy Doctorate Degree 

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience required.
  • 1 year of leadership or management experience required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  

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Job ID: 386956
Category: Research
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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