[ RadSafe ] Health Physicist Position at Vanderbilt University

Miller, Mark A andy.miller at Vanderbilt.Edu
Fri Nov 10 11:34:15 CST 2006

Vanderbilt Environmental Health and Safety (VEHS) department has an
immediate opening for a Health Physicist to support clinical and
research uses of radiation for Vanderbilt University.  

Duties include reviewing research protocols, performing hazard
assessments, updating radiation safety databases, ALARA report and
investigation of radiation exposures, development of standard operating
procedures, effluent calculations, development and delivery of radiation
safety training, and x-ray safety audits.

Minimum qualifications are a B.S. degree in physics, health physics,
nuclear engineering, or a related field and three years of professional
health physics experience in a clinical healthcare and academic research
environment;  or Master's degree in physics, health physics, nuclear
engineering or a related field.

The successful candidate must also have competence in writing, oral
presentations, and project management.  Strong interpersonal and
customer service skills are required.

Salary commensurate with education and experience.  Vanderbilt offers a
comprehensive and generous benefit package.

Vanderbilt University is a broadscope medical/research institution with
two teaching hospitals (Vanderbilt University Hospital and Vanderbilt's
Children's Hospital), over 1,000 research laboratories and several
graduate and undergraduate programs.  We employ over 21,000 faculty and
staff and have over 10,000 students.  More details about Vanderbilt
University are available at http://www.vanderbilt.edu and VEHS at
http://www.safety.vanderbilt.edu .

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume, and references

Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt Environmental Health and Safety
Attention: Andy Miller, CHP
1161 21st Avenue South
U-0211 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2665

Fax: 615-343-4951
E-mail: andy.miller at vanderbilt.edu

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