Research Coordinator Leadership Development Program
The UF CTSI’s new Research Coordinator Leadership Development Program develops the next generation of leaders in research coordination. You can find information on future sessions on this page when new dates are announced.
The six-month program involves monthly two-hour sessions designed to prepare coordinators to:
- Serve as peer mentors for other research coordinators;
- Serve as role models for other research coordinators;
- Serve as valuable resources to their investigators;
- Work effectively with multi-disciplinary and inter-professional research teams and facilitate effective teamwork;
- Advance the field of research coordination as a profession;
- Identify and analyze ethical and professional conflicts associated with the conduct of research.
Facilitators & Contacts for Questions
Lauren Solberg, JD, MTS
H. Robert Kolb RN, BS, CCRC
2016-17 Program Sessions
All sessions are from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., and breakfast will be served at each session:
- Friday, Aug. 19, 2016: Navigating academia
- Friday, Sep. 9, 2016: Vision and creativity
- Friday, Oct. 7, 2016: Communication
- Friday, Nov. 4, 2016: Leadership
- Friday, Dec. 9, 2016: Mentorship
- Friday, Jan. 13, 2017: Professional development
- Employed by an academic unit/center/department at UF (no specific job title required)
- Minimum 2 years of experience as a research coordinator, with preference for at least 5 years of experience
- Work with or experience working with human subjects in biomedical, social/behavioral or education research
If you are eligible and interested in the program, submit a brief statement of interest (up to 500 words) and a current CV/ resume here when new dates are announced.