Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Radiation Oncology

Position ID: 23805
Location
Institution: 
Augusta University
College/Div/School: 
Radiation Oncology
Department: 
Radiation Oncology and The Cancer Center
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Professor
Job Description: 

Job Title:  Assistant Professor

Location:Georgia Regents University

Reference#:5021

USG Applicant Clearinghouse Position ID # 23805

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Full Professor

Position # 7385

Radiation Therapy and The Cancer Center The Department of Radiation Oncology and the Cancer Center at Georgia Regents University, invite applications for a full-time Radiation Oncology, Chief Medical Physicist Researcher, Animal Pet/CT Ph.D. at an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank.

Georgia Regents University houses a number of specialty research institutes and centers as well as an extensive state-of-the-art core facilities, with a focus on genomics, proteomics and molecular medicine. Cancer Research focus is in the areas of molecular oncology and biomarkers, signaling and angiogenesis, cancer immunotherapy, inflammation and tolerance cancer prevention and control. Clinical research is conducted through the excellent Cancer Center translational research infrastructure that includes the minority based CCOP grant, Cooperative group trials, investigator-initiated trials and the Phase I and II clinical research programs. Opportunities for research collaboration with basic and clinical researchers are available.

Our Cancer Center Radiation Therapy Center has four Varian linear accelerators (two dual energy, two IGRT capable) including a new Trilogy unit which has the capacity to treat 120-130 patients per day. Varian Eclipse treatment planning systems and Nucletron HDR Afterloader are available. Twin treatment planning vaults in the GRTC will house Philips Gemini TF PET-CT (16 slice) and Philips Brilliance CT Big Bore. Research interest in IMRT, IGRT, new imaging isotopes, and adaptive therapy are beneficial.

A competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include a combination of administration, patient care, research and teaching. Primary clinical responsibilities will be to provide leadership in IMRT, IGRT, Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Gamma Knife and Trilogy), HDR and LDR brachytherapy, image co-registration, adaptive therapy, TBI, TSI, and gated therapy. Unquestionable character, competence, and leadership qualities are required.

Minimum Requirements

The applicant should be ABR certified and hold a doctoral degree in medical physics with a minimum of five years' experience at a major academic radiation oncology program. The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript. 

How To Apply:

In order to be formally considered for employment at Georgia Regents University, applications must be submitted electronically at http://www.gru.edu/jobs/faculty and upload a current curriculum vitae (CV).

AND

Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae to:

Feng-Ming Kong, MD, PhD Professor & Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology 

Email: fkong@gru.edu

Elizabeth D. Jones, MSA Faculty Recruitment Coordinator

Email: eljones@gru.edu .

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Regents University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status. Internal recruitment is highly encouraged for all positions within the institution. This includes employees of Georgia Regents Medical Center and Georgia Regents Medical Associates.

Other Information

Georgia Regents University is a tobacco free environment. The use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, indoors or out, is strictly prohibited. This position is also responsible for promoting a customer-friendly environment, and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. Georgia Regents Medical Center is a patient- and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success.

Conditions of Employment

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check. .

Repost 4/07/14 - This position is being reposted. Previous applicants will continue to be considered and do not need to apply again.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Radiation Oncology Residency Program
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Required Qualifications
Experience: 
5 years
Special Requirements: 
ABR Certified and hold a doctoral degree in medical physics
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Feng-Ming Kong
Phone Number: 
(706) 721-2971
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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