Skip Navigation

Search all jobs

Let’s change the world together!

USC is a leading private research university located in Los Angeles – a global center for arts, technology and international business. As the city’s largest private employer, responsible for more than $5 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic schools and units. As a USC employee, you will enjoy excellent benefits and perks, and you will be a member of the Trojan Family - the faculty, staff, students and alumni who make USC a great place to work. Think you’ve got what it takes to join us? We invite you to search our open positions and apply!

Clinical Trials Project Administrator

USC Alzheimer Therapeutic Research Institute San Diego, California

The USC Keck School of Medicine - Alzheimer Therapeutic Research Institute (ATRI), located in San Diego, California is an academic institute comprised of an expert panel of scientific collaborators committed to advancing the development of new treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) through innovative clinical trials.

The Clinical Trials Senior Project Manager will assist the principal investigator in planning and administering all phases of a large multi-site clinical trial. Oversees project operations and functions such as planning, design and development of project protocols, data acquisition and management, analysis and reporting of study results.  Contributes to the design of research protocols.  May oversee staff, students, volunteers, agency workers and/or resource employees.

Interface with the project team to set priorities and timelines for project completion.  Work directly with the protocol Project Director to develop, implement, launch and close-out clinical trials.  

Design and generate analytical, comparative and tracking reports for refinement of operational activities and to aid in strategic planning of new research initiatives. Report track timelines, project, protocol and personnel progress, inventory of study and medication supplies, clinical site performance and ad hoc as needed. Report integrated data from various sources within ATRI.

Independently responsible for writing sections related to monitoring, quality control, and completion of instruments required in these studies. Work with the Project Director to ensure that each protocol contains all elements required. Oversee the content, design, and development of data collection forms ensuring standardized format and content.

Location: San Diego, Ca

Salary is dependent on experience and education.


Minimum Education: Master's degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education

Minimum Experience: 3 years, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience

Minimum Field of Expertise: Directly related education and project administration experience in specialized field represented by project.



REQ20052119 Posted Date: 10/18/2017 - Thru date - 1/31/2018

Job matching

With just one click and a connection to LinkedIn, we can connect you with jobs that match your work experience.

Start matching

Stay connected with University of Southern California

Sign up to receive job alerts

Select interests

Recently added jobs