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Director Human Research And Protection Program

Falls Church, VA, USA | Inova Health System

  • Industry:
    Healthcare - Hospitals
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    General Management
    Project Management
  • Experience:
    5-7 years
    7-10 years
    10-12 years
Job Description:
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Directs the Human Subject Research Protection Program (HRPP) to ensure all Federal Regulations to protect human subjects are implemented and followed across the Inova Health System.  Develops and implements policies and procedures for the Institutional Review Board meetings in compliance with the Federal Regulations to ensure continuing and high quality research.  Serves as System Management Expert for Federal Regulations as they pertain to conducting human subject research within the Inova Health System.  Supervises the Education and Training, IRB Review, and Quality Improvement components of the HRPP. 



At least 5-7 years of progressive experience in clinical research, research compliance and /or human research protections

Preferred: Ten years of related experience in and a thorough knowledge of Institutional Review Board practices and relevant federal regulations and guidance


Masters degree in related field

Preferred: Advanced degree (PhD, JD) in related field


Preferred: Medical or allied health field training


CIP certification within one year of hire

Preferred: CIP or CIM Certification


Proven leadership, people and communication skills, teamwork abilities.

Ability to interpret and develop metrics and tools.

Preferred: Expert working knowledge of the AAHRPP standards and requirements.

Experience with development and use of tools and metrics for Accreditation.

Project management/direction, team building/motivation, ability to work independently and muti-task.

Proven leadership, people and communication skills, teamwork abilities.

A broad understanding of federal and state laws related to clinical research and human subject research protection.

Ability to supervise both the administrative and educational components of the Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) and the Institutional Review Board (IRB).

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