first_imgDepartment(s): Position Summary: Applications Open: Jul 21 2020 Central Daylight TimeApplications Close: Candidates must be certified in Therapeutic/Radiation OncologyMedical Physics by the American Board of Radiology, the AmericanBoard of Medical Physics, or the Canadian College of MedicalPhysics, or must be Board eligible. Board eligible candidates mustachieve board certification within three years of hire. The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity andAffirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence throughdiversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability,you can find information about how to make a request at thefollowing website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/ Anticipated Begin Date: Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation forUW-Madison. 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Contact: A533300-MEDICAL SCHOOL/HUMAN ONCOLOGY/HUMAN ONCO Job Number: This position, under the supervision of the Director of RadiationOncology Physics, requires participation and interaction withmedical staff and faculty, analyzing and providing support in allareas of clinical radiation oncology physics and radiation researchand development. This includes but is not limited to:- Investigate and identify clinical problems, develop solutions,and implement quality management programs.- Participate in the development of novel image guided andintensity modulated radiation therapy, brachytherapy, TomoTherapy,stereotactic radiosurgery, and MR-guided treatment planning anddelivery programs.- Support advanced imaging techniques including multi-energy CT andMR simulators for patient modeling and response assessment.- Implement advanced procedures related to quality assurancemonitoring, patient immobilization and localization, and doseverification in treatment delivery processes.- Develop and perform clinical radiation oncology physicsprocedures related to all forms of brachytherapy, linearaccelerators, quality management and improvement, simulators,radioactive materials, and radiation measurement equipment. Theseactivities include patient plan checks, patient localization andimmobilization, chart rounds and tumor board participation, on-callphysics coverage, and handling equipment repair and maintenanceissues.- Contribute to the department’s research studies and publications,including engagement with clinical trials.The successful candidate will also participate in professional,public, and university service, as well as take an active teachingrole for both physics and physician residents as well as othertrainees. Work Type: AUGUST 27, 2020 Your application must be received through the Jobs at UW portal tobe considered as a candidate. To apply for this position, pleaseclick on the “” button. You will be asked to upload a CV, personalstatement/cover letter, along with providing three referencesduring the application process.The deadline for assuring full consideration is August 22, 2020,however positions will remain open and applications may beconsidered until the position is filled. This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with PositionVacancy (Job #) 225216; please note that only one vacancy exists.Having two position vacancy listings allows the School of Medicineand Public Health to consider candidates with both PhD credentialsand Master’s degree credentials for this position. Institutional Statement on Diversity: Principal Duties: The Radiation Oncology Physics Section at the University ofWisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Departmentof Human Oncology, is seeking a faculty medical physicist withstrong clinical skills to engage in radiation oncology physicsactivities. The successful candidate will participate in high-levelclinical development and application of radiation oncology imaging,treatment planning, and delivery systems to further the advancementof treatment options and patient care. The successful candidatewill also support departmental efforts to incorporate and advanceMR simulation and MR-guided radiation therapies. The RadiationOncology Physics section currently employs 17 physicists and fourphysics residents, providing full clinical physics services tothree locations with expansions to two additional locationsexpected.The position will focus primarily on practicing clinical radiationoncology physics services provided at the UW Health Cancer Centers,including coverage in the department’s outreach clinics which arephysically separate from the University Hospital as necessary.Additional responsibilities, based on the candidate’s interests andaccomplishments, will include clinical research and development inalignment with the programmatic goals of the department, as well asteaching of residents and other trainees.The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profoundcommitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as avaluable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, westrongly encourage applications from candidates who foster andpromote the values of diversity and inclusion. 222524-AScenter_img Ongoing/Renewable Appointment Type, Duration: PROFESSOR (CHS)(D01NN) or ASSOC PROFESSOR (CHS)(D02NN) or ASSTPROFESSOR (CHS)(D03NN) Kirsten [email protected] Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for furtherinformation. ) Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable Job no: 222524-ASWork type: Faculty-Full TimeDepartment: SMPH/HUMAN ONCOLOGY/HUMAN ONCOLocation: MadisonCategories: Research, Scientific Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience: Salary: Degree and Area of Specialization: Experience performing quality assurance of and clinical support forconventional linear accelerator systems, brachytherapy with HDRremote after-loaders and unsealed sources, radiation dosimetrymeasurement equipment, radiotherapy treatment planning systems,advanced computed tomography imaging, magnetic resonance imaging,and experimental data acquisition and analysis is desirable.Proficiency with a broad range of clinical software systems isrequired, as are excellent written and verbal communicationskills. Full Time: 100% Additional Information: License or Certificate: A Ph.D. degree in Medical Physics or in a related field isrequired. Instructions to Applicants: NegotiableANNUAL (12 months) Official Title:last_img read more