As an Instructor / Assistant Professor / Associate Professor you will: develop, organize, and implement substantive and meaningful education programs in human subject research ethics, regulatory compliance, responsible conduct of research, and research integrity for investigators engaged in or supporting human subject research. You will teach in one of the 13 departments at the Academy and be responsible to the Institutional Official (IO) and the IO's designated representatives for supervising the Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) at the United States Military Academy. You will ensure that the policies, procedures, and records of USMA human subjects research meet all federal, DoD, and US Army requirements. Serve as a recognized authority and subject matter expert at USMA in the area of research ethics and human subject protection regulations. Ensure compliance of regulations, ethical guidelines, procedures, and related governmental policies aimed at a diverse group of personnel involved in human subjects research. Coordinate with Army, Department of Defense, and external institutions to ensure assurance coverage for all Academy researchers; Develop and implement institutional policies that adhere to regulatory guidance and policy. Establish and maintain effective communications with institutional officials, Institutional Review Board (IRB) Chairpersons, researchers, representatives of professional organizations, and others concerned about the protections for human subjects. Interact with investigators, research program leaders, and senior officials to assess institutional needs related to in the areas of the HRPP. Identify emerging issues within the HRPP mission area, including federal actions and extramural research considerations, as well as policy activities in other agencies within and outside DoD that may affect human subjects research. Develop guidance to assist the research community at the Academy in understanding and complying with regulations and policy.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: BRF180025
About United States Military Academy
The U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY is an academic institution located in the Hudson River Valley, 50 miles from New York City. The historic site is the oldest continuously occupied military post in America. West Point is a self-contained city with housing, a Department of Public Works, libraries, hospital, fire department, chapels, and restaurants. Employees have access to Eisenhower Hall Theater, Hudson Valley's performing arts center, and recreational facilities. The Academy teaches undergraduate students who commission as officers in the United States Army