Covance Study Director Manager in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

We currently have an opening for a STUDY DIRECTOR - MANAGER at our Greenfield, IN site. This role supervises and coordinates all activities for a group of study directors, as well as serves as a working Study Director. Other duties include:

Performs general supervisory duties including full range of recruitment activities, full range of performance evaluation activities, schedules work, prepares training plans, and executes Affirmative Action goals in department.

  • Initiates client contact for new business development.

  • Coordinates efforts of the study team.

  • Develops protocols and ensures that the protocol, including any changes, is approved and is in compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.

  • Reviews cost estimates to ensure that all protocol/amendment driven workscope specifications have been included in the price estimation.

  • Monitors financial status of ongoing studies.

  • Monitors progress and status of assigned studies. Ensures that all experimental data, including observations of unanticipated responses to the test system, are accurately recorded and verified.

  • Directs preparation of reports, ensures compliance with protocol and regulatory requirements, and submits them to the client.

  • Peer reviews protocols and reports for other Study Directors.

  • Leads and sponsors major client visits.

  • Develops new technologies in Toxicology or enhances existing ones and assists in marketing new capabilities.

  • Conducts scientific meetings and provides leadership in scientific organizations, including publishing research findings and attaining peer recognition through contributing to the field of Toxicology.


PhD, DVM, or equivalent degree


  • 5-7 years experience in Toxicology.

  • DABT certification desirable.

  • Maintains current regulatory awareness (domestic and foreign).

  • Skilled in performing scientific presentations and preparing scientific publications.

  • Is recognized by research peers as an expert in a selected technical field.

Job Number 2017-15418

Job Category Scientific Advanced Degree

Position Type Full-Time

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