Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Professional and/or academic certification commensurate with placement and monitoring of IV catheters and blood drawing included, but not limited to, Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist, Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner or Medical Doctor. At least one (1) year of full-time healthcare experience.
Experience in placing venous catheters and general phlebotomy procedures. Experience in a research environment.
Brief Description of Duties:
The successful candidate will participate in a study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) involving human research participants. The study involved day, night and weekend hours and multiple candidates are needed to cover all shifts. The goal of the study is to understand the relationship between circadian rhythm and mood. The successful candidate will work with participants including healthy controls and participants with major depressive disorder. During the study, blood sampling is required approximately once an hour.
Preparing for the research study including providing lists of supplies needed for blood sampling.
Ensuring that supplies are present and available for the research study.
Preparing the participant for blood drawing including placement of an IV.
Acquiring blood samples once an hour.
Preparing the blood samples for analysis (centrifuging and freezing, training will be provided).
Monitoring the research participant and ensuring their comfort.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Evening and weekend work will be required at times.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
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Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Psychiatry & Behavioral Health-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule : Per Diem Shift : Variable Shift Hours : Hours will vary
Posting Start Date: May 18, 2021
Posting End Date: Jun 18, 2021, 3:59:00 AM
Salary Grade: N11
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 2003310
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FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.