Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume) Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline. Minimum of two (2) years of experience working in a research laboratory handling radioactive materials and operating a gamma camera. Prior experience measuring aerosol distributions and testing nebulizers. Preferred Qualifications: Training in nuclear medicine, radiology, respiratory therapy or other medical discipline. Ability to insert IV lines and to perform spirometry. Brief Description of Duties: The Project Support Specialist is needed to assist in aerosol studies and device development and assessment. The incumbent will perform in-vitro experiments in concert with other lab personnel and assist in in-vivo studies with the principal investigator. Measure aerosol distributions, especially of interferon aerosols. Work with radioactive materials and utilize a gamma camera for visualization and detection. Test nebulizers. Insert IV lines. Perform spirometry. Assist with training Pulmonary Fellows to perform in vitro research experiments. Special Notes: FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free starting January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree. About Stony Brook: Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. Equal Opportunity Employer, females, minorities, disabled, veterans If you need a disability related accommodation, please call the University Human Resource Services Department at (631) 632- 6161 or the University Hospital Human Resources Department at (631) 444-4700. In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request by calling (631) 632- 6350. It can also be viewed on line at the University Police website athttp://www.stonybrook.edu/police.
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