SOPHIA IQBAL

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health physicist

 

Health Physics professional successful at planning and managing multiple projects

 

 

Dosimetry management, Laboratory management

Radiological Area surveys, Lab analysis in LSC

Universal Waste recycling, HAZWOPER 40 hour

 

 

related experience

 

B&B Environmental Safety – Lathrop, CA

January 2017 – March 2017

Health Physicist

 

Perform radiation area surveys at Hunter’s Point using survey meter and wipe tests

  • Perform laboratory analysis and evaluation of radiological samples using LSC

  • Manage dosimetry program & personnel dosimeters

  • Assist in universal waste recycling

  • Communicate with NRC regulators during license inspections

  • Manage lab cleanup and maintenance

  • Completed Trainings:

    • HAZWOPER 40 hour

    • GHS and OSHA Hazardous Communication

    • Hazmat security module

 

 

Rad Onc Solutions – Delray Beach, FL

November 2016 – January 2017

Radiation Safety Consultant

 

Wrote radiation safety articles for website

  • Served as technical advisor for Rad Onc products and their usage

 

 

Varian Medical Systems – Palo Alto, CA

June 2016 – September 2016

Radiation Safety Assistant

 

Surveyed unused, irradiated parts for decontamination and shipping

  • Performed area surveys with photon and neutron detectors

 

 

Thomas Jefferson National Laboratory (DOE) – Newport News, VA

June 2010 – March 2012

California State University – Los Angeles, CA

January 2010 – December 2013

Graduate Researcher, Experimental Nuclear Physics Group

 

Led entire project from gathering requirements, research and data analysis to delivering thesis for nuclear physics experiment

  • Traveled to Jefferson Laboratory every quarter to oversee my experiment, receive training for data analysis, and contribute to colleagues’ nuclear experiments

 

 

education

Master of Science in Nuclear Physics, California State University Los Angeles

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, University of California Davis

 

other experience

 

Teacher/Tutor – Oakland Charter High, AJ Tutoring, Sophia’s Tutoring

August 2014—May 2016

International Travel

January 2014 – July 2014

 

(This résumé was posted on 5 April 2017.)